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CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates

Kenya > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 2

Kenya > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

The corporate and commercial team at CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates, led by Shitul Shah and Hamish Keith, provides legal services in all areas of Kenyan business and company law. The firm advises on the incorporation and registration of trading entities and the restructuring and reorganisation of companies or groups for tax purposes. Other work includes assisting with compliance matters and business licensing in sectors including retail and telecoms.

Practice head(s):

Shitul Shah; Hamish Keith

Kenya > Real estate and construction Tier 2

Kenya > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Kenya > Employment Tier 3

Kenya > Privatisation and projects Tier 3

CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates (CMS DI) is the oldest law firm in Kenya tracing its origins to 1899 with offices in Nairobi and Mombasa, and is part of CMS, a future-facing international firm with more than 5,000 lawyers across more than 70 offices in 40 countries worldwide.

CMS-DI is one of the most reputable full-service civil law practices, engaging in all aspects of corporate, commercial, real estate, and dispute resolution services. With over 40 experienced lawyers, a number who are dual qualified (England and New York), handling significant, ground-breaking, and noteworthy commercial transactions, CMS-DI’s clients include Kenyan-owned companies, multinational corporations, development institutions, foundations, and private clients conducting business across Africa.

Corporate and commercial K Hamish W Keith
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 Shitul Shah
Foreign direct investment Samir Inamdar
Capital markets K Hamish W Keith
Capital markets Abdulhafeez Noorani
Banking and finance Julius Wako
Banking and finance Abdulhafeez Noorani
Construction Samir Inamdar
Litigation and dispute resolution Samir Inamdar
Litigation and dispute resolution George Muchiri
Intellectual property Shitul Shah
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
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 : 40
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Contacts : K Hamish W Keith (
Contacts : Samir Inamdar (
Contacts : Ashwini Bhandari (
Other office : Mombasa
Dual qualified : 6