Growing U.K. law firm Kennedys is to continue its Middle East expansion by opening a new office in Muscat, capital of the Sultanate of Oman.

Jamie Kellick, who joined the firm’s Dubai office in September 2019 from Addleshaw Goddard, will head up the franchise’s Oman presence, assisted by Nasser Al Shamli of Nasser Ali Shamli, Advocates & Legal Consultants (NASLAW), Kennedys’ associate firm in Oman.