Mrs. Mona Zulficar is leading Egyptian Corporate Lawyer, Founder and Managing Partner of Zulficar & Partners, a major law firm among the magic circle law firms in Egypt.
Mrs. Zulficar is selected in December 1994 by the Time Magazine as one of the 100 Global young leaders of the 21st Century.
She is further awarded La Légion d’Honneur by the French President Nicolas Sarkozy for her significant rule in reinforcing transactions between Egypt and France and for her achievements in the field of human rights in 2009.
The CEWLA Award in 2003 for her unique role in drafting the equal rights to Divorce Law No. 1 for 2000. Cairo Governor Award 2000 for defending women’s rights, in addition to the Awards of Assiut Governor and the President of Assiut University in 1999 & 2000 for her key role in establishing the Cancer Hospital in Assiut University.
She received UNDP Award on the occasion of celebrating International Women’s Day in Cairo, in 1995. She has further received the Honorary Doctorate degree from Zurich University.