Ian Gaitta

Partner

+971 4 4529091

+971 4 4529078

igaitta@ach-legal.com

Address

Saaha Offices - Block C  

Office n. 501A 

The Palace Downtown

P. O. Box 58553  

Dubai United Arab Emirates

 

BACKGROUND

Ian is a partner at Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota. Ian is also a partner at our affiliate law firm in Kenya, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates. Ian is a corporate/commercial lawyer with a common law background and he has had significant transactional experience in the UAE and various sub-Saharan Africa countries. Ian’s areas of practice include mergers & acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, general corporate/commercial contracts and banking and finance. Ian also regularly advises on hospitality transactions in the UAE and various sub-Saharan Africa countries. Ian has been practicing law in the UAE for the last five years. Prior to moving to the UAE, Ian practised law at Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates in Nairobi, Kenya.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor of Laws, University of Nairobi, Kenya

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

Advocate of the High Court of Kenya

Registered as a Legal Consultant with the Dubai Ruler’s Court

CAREER SUMMARY

2015 – DATE   – Partner, Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota Legal Consultants, Dubai, UAE and Partner, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates, Kenya

2011 –  2015 – Senior Associate, Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota Legal Consultants, Dubai, UAE 2008 –  2010 – Senior Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates, Kenya

2007 – 2008 – Associate, Kaplan & Stratton Advocates, Kenya

2006 – 2007 – Trainee Advocate and Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates, Kenya

LANGUAGES

English and Swahili