Rhyley is an associate in the Kennedys Dubai office. Rhyley qualified as a Solicitor for England and Wales in 2018 and joined the Kennedys London Aviation team after enjoying seats in Corporate, Commercial, Marine and Aviation during his training contract with Kennedys. He spent 3 years with the London Aviation team before moving to the Kennedys Dubai office in 2021.

Rhyley specialises in aviation and transport commercial and liability claims, dispute resolution, regulatory and commercial law.

Rhyley has experience in supporting, advising and representing a broad range of companies across the transport and aviation sectors, including international airlines and air operators, airports and aerodromes, ship managers, private individuals, maintenance organisations (MROs), fixed base operators (FBOs) and their insurers and reinsurers in both contentious and non contentious matters.

This includes advising on aviation and transport related liability claims and litigation (including hull loss and damage, subrogation, third party and cargo claims, international trade and multimodal transport, contract, carriage by air liability claims, insurance coverage issues and general aviation matters); advising on regulatory issues affecting airlines, corporate aircraft owners and other general aviation operators (including those relating to the emerging drones market); and reviewing, drafting and negotiating aviation commercial contracts (including aircraft maintenance agreements, ground transport agreements, warehousing and logistics agreements, cargo and passengers general sales agency agreements, aircraft operating agreements, aircraft, complete crew, maintenance and insurance, and charter agreements for fixed wing and rotary aircraft, airport lounge and concession agreements).