Hanafi & Partners has a long, vibrant history in Cairo, where the firm established an office in 1959 by Mr. Kamal Jobran Fahmy. In 1969, the firm partnered with two of the most successful IP attorneys & legal pioneers in the Middle East Dr. Alfonse Awad and Dr. Wadie Barsoum. In 1986, Taha Hanafi formed a partnership with K. Fahmy Attorneys At Law & Patent Agents. In 1992, the firm expanded its business, and opened 3 branch offices in Alexandria, Aswan, & Qalyubia. In 2020, Hanafi & Partners celebrated 60 years of Intellectual Property (IP) in the region, and expanded its IP network to support clients with full IP practices worldwide.