Press Release: Silk Legal Expands Operations with the Launch of its Dubai Office

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Dubai, 19 February 2024 – Silk Legal, a boutique law firm headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand, is proud to announce the opening of its new office in the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), UAE. This strategic expansion is a significant milestone in Silk Legal’s mission to provide expert legal advice, corporate services, and regulatory consulting to clients seeking to establish and navigate operations in the UAE and the GCC region.

The establishment of the DIFC office underscores Silk Legal’s commitment to delivering top-tier legal support to businesses and organizations operating in the UAE and abroad, particularly those that are pioneering the fintech, web 3.0, and artificial intelligence (AI) sectors. With an extensive portfolio of expertise, Silk Legal’s DIFC office will cater various legal practices, including:

  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Fintech, Web 3.0, and AI Regulations

The DIFC office will be led by a team of accomplished legal professionals, Dr. Jason Corbett and Gabriel Khoury, both renowned experts in fintech, web 3.0, and AI regulations. Their wealth of knowledge and experience in these cutting-edge fields will be instrumental in supporting clients as they navigate the complexities of emerging technologies, financial markets, and regulatory environments.

Dr. Jason Corbett, a leading figure in fintech and AI regulation, commented on the new office’s opening: “Silk Legal’s DIFC office will play a crucial role in serving clients seeking to tap into the opportunities present within these innovative industries. As one of the few foreign-owned firms licensed to operate out of the DIFC by focusing on fintech, web 3.0 and AI regulations, we are enthusiastic to provide the tailored legal guidance to clients who need to thrive in this dynamic and evolving landscape.”

Gabriel Khoury, also a seasoned expert in the fields of fintech, web 3.0, and AI, added: “Our team is dedicated to helping businesses, embrace innovation and stay ahead in this fast-paced world of emerging technologies. With the opening of the DIFC office, we look forward to welcoming and working closely with our clients to achieve their goals in this region.”

The DIFC office’s comprehensive legal services and industry expertise will enable Silk Legal to continue its tradition of excellence in delivering hands-on and client-focused solutions.

For further information, please contact:

Dr. Jason Corbett and Gabriel Khoury

Managing Partner and Senior Counsel, respectively

Silk Legal

+971 50 105 1651

[email protected] or [email protected]


Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC)

Gate Village Building 8, Level 3, Unit 9

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

About Silk Legal:

Silk Legal is a boutique law firm with offices in the DIFC, Bangkok, Phuket, and New York that specializes in cutting-edge industries such as fintech, web3, and artificial intelligence. Our expertise spans from Corporate & Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Health & Wellness, Restructuring & Insolvency, Sustainability, to general regulatory matters. Our services range from company formation and navigating investment incentives, to regulatory compliance and dispute resolution.  


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