International aviation and commercial law firm from London, England, Gates and Partners, a LAWorld client member firm, are opening a Dubai office.

Senior Partner Sean Gates said “We are delighted to offer our clients the enhancement to our practice which the new office and our new partners will secure. New partners Jim Edmunds and Anthony Frances have an excellent reputation in commercial aviation and aircraft finance and join our growing team in this discipline throughout our offices.  Partners Aoife O’Sullivan and Adosh Chatrath will support their clients in Dubai and Jim will be looking after his UK practice from London. We will also be supporting our airline and aircraft operator clients in the region in the liability, insurance and regulatory services we offer.”

For more information please contact Adosh Chatrath at Gates and Partners’ main office at King William Street, London EC4N 7BL, UK. Email and