Doha, Qatar - November 15th: Under the Patronage of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Al Sulaiti Law Firm and US-Qatar Business Council (USQBC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation commitment to promote investments, raise, legal awareness and strengthen bilateral economic relations between the United States and the State of Qatar.
The signing ceremony took place at the headquarter of Qatar Chamber in the presence of Qatar Chamber’s Chairman HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani.
The MoU was signed by Mr. Mubarak bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti, Chairman of Al Sulaiti Law Firm and Sheikha Mayes bint Hamad Al-Thani, Managing Director of USQBC.
The major thrust of the MoU is to promote mutually beneficial cooperation between Al Sulaiti Law Firm and US-Qatar Business Council, in the areas of investment, legal awareness, and bilateral economic ties. Al Sulaiti Law Firm and USQBC will work together to provide Qatar and US investors with expanded access to information about potential investments, create information exchanges focused on how to invest in the US and Qatar, and support USQBC’s effort to better market available opportunities. The US and Qatar have extensive economic ties, with over $185 billion worth of business partnership. There are over 120 US companies operating in Qatar and in return, Qatar has announced a plan to invest $45 billion in the United States.
"USQBC is keen on partnering with well-respected organizations and leading key players to facilitate trade and investment between the United States and Qatar. This partnership will offer legal awareness workshops and legal-related insights to current USQBC members and prospects in addition to US investors looking to establish a business in Qatar” said, Sheikha Mayes bint Hamad Al-Thani.
“As part of Al Sulaiti Law Firm’s vision, we, as a firm, highly believe in supporting our community to protect their legal rights. Our purpose for signing with USQBC is to encourage investment in both the United States and Qatar markets and to assist those investors with legal information and awareness. We will work together hand in hand with the USQBC and our US legal partners, to make sure that members and investors have a complete and accurate understanding of the know-how on how to establish a business in either or both countries," stated Mr. Mubarak bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti.
About Al Sulaiti Law Firm
Al Sulaiti Law Firm is one of the largest law firms in the region with partnership offices across 17 countries. Established in 2002 by Mr. Mubarak bin Abdullah Al-Sulaiti, the firm is a full-service renowned law firm combining knowledge, experience and expertise to ensure clients have access to the best legal solutions, cutting-edge legal services and solutions to local, national and international clients. With more than eighteen years of experience, Al Sulaiti Law Firm has fast become one of the most prominent and reputable law firms in Qatar.