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Samer Sarkis, Partner

Samer Sarkis



Arabic: Fluent; English: Fluent; French: Fluent

Practice areas

  • Banking and finance
  • Commercial agreements
  • Commercial and IT
  • Corporate
  • Employment law
  • Financial services
  • Franchising and distribution arrangements
  • Investment funds and asset management
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Real estate
  • Restructuring and insolvency

Practice notes

Samer is a partner in the corporate commercial practice in our Doha office.

Samer advises on corporate, commercial, employment, real estate matters with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, restructuring, company incorporation, funds, IPOs and listings. He also has significant experience advising banks and financial institutions on their corporate and security documents as well as industrial, manufacturing and transportation companies on their licensing, incorporation process and acquisitions.

Samer is a regular speaker on topics such as joint ventures, companies and industries start up, IPO and listing, corporate governance, merger and acquisition. In addition, Samer is an Arbitrator at the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Beirut Bar Association.

Chambers Global 2019 notes that clients highlight his combination of "technical knowledge, commercial awareness, effectiveness and client service." Chambers Global 2020 notes that clients appreciate his "experience in funds and investment structuring and good connections to different advisory matters."

Samer is fluent in Arabic, English and French.