Ms Sonal Sejpal > Anjarwalla & Khanna > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Anjarwalla & Khanna
ALN House, Eldama Ravine Close
Off Eldama Ravine Road
Westlands
Kenya
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Work Department

• Employment   •Banking, Finance and Insolvency

Position

Sonal Sejpal is a Partner at Anjarwalla & Khanna. To see full profile:Click Here

Career

1997 – DATE: Partner, Anjarwalla & Khanna

Languages

English

Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales

Law Society of Kenya

Employment Law Alliance

L2B Aviation

Education

Law Practice Course, College of Law, London, England, 1985
Bachelor of Laws, LL.B, University of Westminster, England, 1984

Lawyer Rankings

Kenya > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Leading individuals)

Sonal SejpalAnjarwalla & Khanna

Anjarwalla & Khanna is a recognised leader in banking, finance and capital markets across the board. It consistently lands large, headline engagements, including high-value financings and capital markets offerings. The firm represents an impressive array of Kenyan, regional and international bank lenders along with a number of corporate and private equity clients. Akash Devani and Sonal Sejpal are at the forefront of the banking and finance segment, while Mona Doshi is another experienced specialist, who is also the acknowledged leader in Islamic finance in Kenya. Amyn Mussa is an outstanding project finance expert.

Kenya > Employment

Anjarwalla & Khanna has expanded its client base of major multinational, regional and Kenyan corporates. The practice has an even balance of transactional, advisory and dispute-related matters. The firm has defended a number of significant Kenyan corporates against high-value employee and executive claims. It has also demonstrated its expertise in redundancy exercises and reorganisation programmes. The firm remains active in transaction-related matters, notably M&A deals and private equity investments. Rosa Nduati-Mutero is a leading employment specialist, while Faith Macharia is an up-and-coming name in employment disputes. Aisha Abdallah and Sonal Sejpal are also key members of the team.

Tanzania > Leading firms

A&K Tanzania has further established itself in Tanzania following a series of changes in its senior ranks. Its transformation has coincided with a tighter connection to Anjarwalla & Khanna in Nairobi, which is the founder of the highly-rated Africa Legal Network. The Tanzania and Kenya teams frequently work alongside each other on major cross-border and regional engagements. This includes notable M&A and private equity matters, along with banking, finance and fintech issues. Telecoms, mining and oil and gas are also fortes for the teams on both sides of the border. Geofrey Dimoso is an established name in M&A and private equity, while Shemane Amin has extensive experience of corporate, commercial and M&A matters; both partners joined the firm in 2019 from in-house legal department positions. Nairobi partner Sonal Sejpal is closely involved with the Dar es Salaam office.