EMPLOYMENT & IMMIGRATION
Concerning all matters of employment and immigration law, Lex LLC has vast and wide-reaching experience in assisting both employers and employees including that of executive directors and senior leadership teams, across all aspects of Qatari immigration and labour law including:
- Negotiation and drafting of employment, services and secondment contracts
- Internal work regulations, drafting of codes of conduct and employee handbooks
- Benefits and pensions
- Transfer of sponsorship and termination of employment contracts
- Employment aspects of mergers and acquisitions
- Competition law issues
The firm regularly provides advice on both domestic and international matters concerning employers and senior employees within both the Qatar Financial Centre regime and throughout the rest of Qatar. With broad experience advising and assisting these matters, our dedicated team understands that issues concerning immigration and employment are of a sensitive nature, yet equally appreciate the commercial needs of our clients.
Our lawyers collaboratively work alongside HR teams in regards to day-to-day advisory work during the course of the assigned services concerning the matters.
MEET OUR TEAM
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.