Mr Deepen Shah > Walker Kontos Advocates > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Walker Kontos Advocates
HAKIKA HOUSE, BISHOPS ROAD
PO BOX 60680 - 00200
NAIROBI
Kenya
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Work Department

Corporate / Commercial & Real Estate.

Position

Deepen is a partner in the firm’s corporate and finance department specialising in local and cross border M&A transactions, DFI investments, private equity and finance work, with expertise in competition law, project finance and syndicated lending transactions, and industry experience in the following sectors: renewable energy, telecommunication, banking, insurance, retail and real estate.

Deepen has a strong track record of guiding and advising clients, reputed for his depth of knowledge and responsiveness. Recently he acted for AutoXpress Holdings Mauritius Limited in connection with its acquisition of the entire share capital of Trentyre Uganda Limited from Goodyear SA, Luxembourg.

Career

Partner: Walker Kontos (2005), Associate: Walker Kontos (2000-2004), Legal Assistant (1998 -1999), Advocate of the High Court (2000), Commissioner of Oaths (2004), Notary Public (2006),

Languages

English, French

Memberships

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Institute of Certified Public Secretaries, Kenya; Law Society of Kenya

Education

CILS Law Symposium on “International Mergers, Acquisitions and Securities” – Cape Town (2006); Examinations for admission to membership, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Kenya Branch (2004); CPS(K) – Certified Public Secretary, The Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (2001), Postgraduate Diploma in Law – Kenya School of Law, Nairobi (1999); (LPC) Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice – The College of Law of England & Wales, London (1998); LL.B (Hons) –University of Bristol, UK (1997).

Leisure

Art and the outdoors.