Adel Omar Sherif

Deputy chief justice of the Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt since December 2002, Justice Sherif  was previously appointed to the Council of the State where he served in various positions within the judicial section. In addition to his judicial work, he served as a legal adviser to several government agencies, including the Prime Minister’s Office as part of a successful private practice. He is also a member of the Specialized National Councils, Administrative Development Sector, and a faculty member at Helwan University Law School in Cairo. Justice Sherif is a member of the Board of the International Advisers to the International Judicial Academy in Washington, DC, and a council member of Centre of Islamic and Middle Eastern Law at the School of Oriental and African Studies of the University of London. (continue)