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CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 2

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates is noted for capital markets and finance transactions. It is especially active in renewable energy sector financings. Julius Wako is the key partner.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates is notably active in Kenya's headline and big-ticket transactions, particularly for financial services M&A. Key practitioners include Hamish KeithAshwini Bhandari and Shitul Shah. Its alliance with CMS provides additional international credibility.

Employment Tier 2

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates is best known for employee stock ownership plans and transaction-related employment matters. With its connection to CMS, it now has greater cross-border capabilities. Shitul Shah is the key partner.

Practice head(s):

Shitul Shah

Real estate and construction Tier 2

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates has an established presence in the real estate space, with its team operating from the firm's Nairobi and Mombasa offices. The group handles large-scale real estate developments and is experienced in shopping mall lease work. Nigel Jeremy and Harpreet Ubhi are the key partners.

Dispute resolution Tier 3

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates has a sizeable dispute resolution team across its Nairobi and Mombasa offices. It covers a broad range of cases, including litigation and arbitration in the commercial, employment, procurement and insolvency spaces. Samir InamdarGeorge Muchiri and Kananu Mutea are the key practitioners.

Privatisation and projects Tier 3

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates handles renewable energy and transport infrastructure projects for private sector sponsors, government entities and lenders. Julius Wako is the lead partner.

Practice head(s):

Julius Wako

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate and commercial K Hamish W Keith
Corporate and commercial Ashwini Bhandari
Corporate and commercial Abdulhafeez Noorani
Corporate and commercial Shitul Shah
Corporate and commercial Julius Wako
Corporate and commercial Nishit Maru
Foreign direct investment K Hamish W Keith
Foreign direct investment Ashwini Bhandari
Foreign direct investment Shitul Shah
Foreign direct investment Samir Inamdar
Capital markets K Hamish W Keith
Capital markets Ashwini Bhandari
Capital markets Abdulhafeez Noorani
Banking and finance Julius Wako
Banking and finance Abdulhafeez Noorani
Construction Samir Inamdar
Private client and foundations Nigel Jeremy
Litigation and dispute resolution Samir Inamdar
Litigation and dispute resolution Kananu Mutea
Litigation and dispute resolution George Muchiri
Intellectual property Shitul Shah
Company secretarial division Ashwini Bhandari
Property and real estate Nigel Jeremy
Property and real estate Harpreet Ubhi
Property and real estate Lillian Lofty
Property and real estate Nishit Maru
Maritime and admiralty Samir Inamdar
Maritime and admiralty Nishit Maru
Insurance K Hamish W Keith
Insurance Samir Inamdar
Regulatory compliance Abdulhafeez Noorani
Regulatory compliance Ashwini Bhandari
Mining and energy K Hamish W Keith
Mining and energy Julius Wako
Employment Shitul Shah
Employment Abdulhafeez Noorani
Employment George Muchiri
Immigration Shitul Shah
Number of lawyers : 30
Mackrell International
Contacts : K Hamish W Keith (
Contacts : Samir Inamdar (
Contacts : Ashwini Bhandari (
Other office : Mombasa
Dual qualified : 6