On 28 January 2013, Al Tamimi in partnership with QDB, ran a workshop aimed at Qatari entrepreneurs of SMEs. The workshop which was conducted entirely in Arabic was presented by Mohamed Khodeir, Head of the Qatar office, supported by Ahmed Jaafir, Senior Associate and Dina Al-Wahabi, Trainee Lawyer. The topics discussed were designed to provide essential legal know-how and act as a legal guide to potential business
owners at the inception stage of their business. These ranged from running through the legal aspects of financing a business, outlining the different business structures available under Qatari Law, explaining the licensing procedures required and the regulatory issues relating to personnel and recruitment. The format was interactive with the session concluding with a set of case studies given to the attendees to discuss and was Chaired by the Al Tamimi panel.