John Matouk is the co-founder and managing partner of Matouk Bassiouny and heads the firm’s dispute resolution and commercial groups. A New York qualified lawyer and dual national, John has been practising in Cairo for over 15 years and is consistently recognised in industry publications as a leading lawyer in Egypt. John is also an associate professor of practice in the Department of Law, at the School of Public Affairs and Global Policy, the American University in Cairo. John’s disputes work encompasses a large and varied practice across the Middle East and North Africa. His recent experience includes representing parties in high-value complex commercial arbitrations, oil and gas disputes, and investment disputes.