Sultan is the founding member of the Firm. As part of his practice, he provides legal services to a wide range of corporate and institutional clients.
Prior to establishing his practice in 1992, Sultan worked for Qatar Petroleum(QP) for 22 years. During the last three years of his career with QP, he served as Managing Counsel and in this capacity represented the government of the State of Qatar and QP and its subsidiaries in major transactions as a lead negotiator.
In his private practice, Sultan has counseled, and negotiated on behalf of, local and multinational clients major business transactions and projects. As a litigator, he represents clients before all tiers of courts in Qatar up to the Court of Cassation.
Sultan has an LLB degree from Beirut Arab University in Lebanon and an LLM degree in International and Comparative Law from Southern Methodist University, USA.
Sultan is ranked in by Chambers and Partners in Band 1 for Dispute Resolution. He is a member of the International Bar Association and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.
Sultan is fluent in Arabic and English
Sultan M. Al-Abdulla
Dispute Resolution, Energy & Natural Resources, Corporate, Commercial & Transactional, Construction & Engineering and Banking & Finance