Mohammad Sami

Senior Associate

About Mohammad Sami :

Mohammad Sami has been practicing law since he obtained a bachelor of law from Alexandria University in 2003. Mohammad has been a member of the Egyptian Bar Association since 2003. Mohammad Sami has focused his practice Sports Law, tender & auction regulations. Mohammad is a native Arabic speaker and is also fluent in English. Mohammad joined our firm in 2007 and works with both our local and international clients, allowing him to become a highly accomplished member of our team.

Accomplishments :

  • Appointed to defend clients in major cases related to state security, and physical assaults, and was successful in obtaining a resolutions and closures of the investigations within the public prosecutor.

  • Appointed to handle a number of ‘bounced cheques’ cases for a client with total amount of 4.5 million QAR, and was able to settle the dispute through amicable negotiations, which lasted for 2 years. During that period, Mohammed successfully postponed the cases to avoid the issuance of any judgment against the client.

  • Mohammed served as a legal advisor in the legal department of the AFC Organizing Committee of the Asian Cup in 2011.

Relevant Experience :

  • Specialized in following-up criminal cases and procedures before Courts and Public Prosecution.

  • Appointed as counsel in over 60 criminal cases involving various felonies and misdemeanors.

  • Extensive experience in the field of corporate Law: Mohammad specializes in commercial work relating to corporate restructuring and foreign investments and has advised on many acquisitions, joint ventures, investment funds, and commercial contracts.

  • Mohab has carried out the required procedures before the execution court in Qatar in order to enforce civil judgments.

  • Provided legal advice to many major foreign and local investors.

  • Extensive experience in the field of labor law and drafting of employment contracts under the Qatari Labor Law no. 14/2004, and Human Resources law 8/2009. Provided legal advice to international companies in Doha.

  • Extensive experience in the field of providing legal advice on the drafting and reviewing conditions of tenders, RFPs, and direct purchase orders.

  • Long-term experience in the field of family law for Muslims and non-Muslims, in addition to child custody disputes.

  • Mohammed has substantial experience the field of sports law, with particular focus on FIFA regulations. He is currently seconded to Qatar Football Association, where he works as a legal advisor.

Mohamed Sami

Practice Areas :

Mohamed Sami has extensive experience in the different fields of the Qatari law, especially in Sports Law.

Sports Law

Qatar being in the limelight of sports by hosting 2022 world cup, makes the topic of sports very important in this region. Regulating sports and the legal principles involved...