CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL LAW
Lex LLC has extensive experience in assisting clients with a large range of both domestic and international commercial transactions, all across multiple industry sectors. This commonly includes matters concerning foreign investment in Qatar.
As a firm, services consist of regularly advising foreign clients in assessing the most appropriate legal structure to conduct business throughout Qatar such as the incorporation of multiple entities and companies setting up a legal presence in Qatar. Instances of this include trade representation offices, foreign branches, engineering consultancy offices and wholly owned companies to name a few.
The firm also provides a wide ranging class of services to both Qatari and foreign owned businesses in commercial and corporate law matters such as strong assistance & advice on:
- Private company
- Business and asset sales, acquisition
- Joint ventures and shareholder agreements
- Corporate finance
- Management buy-out and buy-in
- Corporate restructuring
- Corporate governance
- Merger and demergers
- Partnership agreements and dissolution
- Start up services
Another key practice area of Lex LLC in relation to Corporate and Commercial law is international commercial and state contracts, including contracts relating to international infrastructure projects. The firm’s lawyers have extensive experience in advising and structuring a wide range of transactions, including license and concession agreements, construction and industrial engineering contracts, with particular reference to government contracts and Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) projects.
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FOUAD EL HADDAD
Fouad is the Managing Partner of LEX Qatar. He is a Lebanese-qualified lawyer with more than twenty years of experience practicing in Middle Eastern jurisdictions and in-depth knowledge of Qatari law.
Dr Marcus Boeglin is an Of Counsel at LEX Qatar. Dr Boeglin has more than forty years experience specialising in Corporate & Commercial Law, Real Estate & Construction Law and International Arbitration & Mediation.
GRACE EL HADDAD
Grace El Haddad is an Of Counsel at LEX Qatar. Grace has twenty years experience practicing in most Middle Eastern juridictions. Specialising in construction, Grace has advised on major infrastructure projects.
Mira Hanna is a senior associate at LEX Qatar. Mira has more than ten years of experience in general law related matters. Her main areas of practice are civil and business, corporate and commercial laws.
Saoudy Galal is an associate at LEX Qatar and has more than ten years experience in general corporate and commercial matters. His main areas of practice are corporate & commercial law, real estate and leases.