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Work +254 2028 41000
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Fax +254 20 273 4667
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www.kaplanstratton.com

Nigel Shaw

Tel:
Work +254 20 2841000
Email:
Web:
www.kaplanstratton.com
Kaplan & Stratton Advocates

Work Department

Corporate Commercial

Position

Partner

Career

Nigel Shaw joined Kaplan & Stratton on 1989 and became a partner in 1993. Nigel currently heads up the firm’s corporate commercial practice. He is dual qualified as an English barrister at law (Grays Inn London) and an advocate of the High Court of Kenya. He is also a certified public secretary.

Nigel has considerable experience in advising clients on real estate, energy, private client and immigration matters. His clients consist of multinational and local companies and private clients.

Nigel has advised on several noteworthy matters such as: the development of solar cell PV farms; geothermal energy projects, the establishment of large scale housing developments including extensive tax advice and corporate restructuring and advice on conservancies.

Languages

English

Member

Law Society of Kenya
Barrister at Law, Grays Inn, London

Education

1989 Kenya School of Law Qualifying Examinations
1985 Bar School Examinations, Grays Inn, England
1981 - 1984 LLB Leicester University,  England


Kenya

Privatisation and projects

Within: Privatisation and projects

Kaplan & Stratton Advocates has earned accolades for its work in renewable energy and road infrastructure projects. It has an especially strong record for sponsors, including Chinese developers, and is building its presence in the PPP environment. It advised Power China International Group on the Lot 32 toll road project, involving the unique transfer of the project from the Kenya Rural Roads Authority to the Kenya National Highways Authority. Seasoned professional Sam Wainaina and Kenneth Kamaitha have significant PPA and transaction document expertise, while Nigel Shaw is recommended for renewable energy projects.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Nigel Shaw - Kaplan & Stratton Advocates

Within: Real estate and construction

Kaplan & Stratton Advocates has remained active in renewable energy project-related real estate matters. Redevelopments and significant land sales remain core to the practice. The firm advised AAR Health Care and International Fund for Healthcare in Africa on the purchase of property for the construction of a hospital. Rachel Mbai is 'professional' and 'has years of experience', while Nigel Shaw is another senior name in this segment.

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