Daly & Inamdar


ABC Towers, 6th Floor
Waiyaki Way
Nairobi 00100
PO Box 40034

+254 20 4448904; +254 711 064000

Key contacts:

Contact: Hamish Keith
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Contact: Ashwini Bhandari
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Contact: Shitul Shah
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Quick facts:

Lawyers: 30+
Partners: 15

The Partners of D&I are amongst the most experienced in their fields of practice in Kenya and have handled many complex and noteworthy transactions as well as complex and contentious civil disputes. 

The firm is able to advise on foreign direct investment and doing business in Kenya including setting up of legal structures (branch offices, new or off the shelf limited companies, acting through agents or partnerships), mergers and acquisitions, competition law, joint ventures, licensing, taxation, intellectual property, contracts, employment, immigration, compliance, litigation etc.

Corporate & Commercial Law:

Company and commercial law, mergers, acquisitions and disposals, capital market transactions such as public listings, public offers, takeovers, rights issues, private placements, factoring, leasing, management, commercial and specifically tailored contracts, foreign investment and joint ventures, corporate re-constructions, advising on and setting up of partnerships and quasi-partnerships, limited companies, establishment of banks, insurance companies, micro finance banks, export processing zones and venture capital companies, Kenyan and COMESA competition law, corporate fraud  and insolvency.

Banking and Financial Market Law:

Bank finance securities, project finance, and syndicated lending, corporate finance, regulatory compliance for banks and financial institutions.

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Hamish Keith, Ashwini Bhandari, Shitul Shah 

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Advising Old Mutual on its US$250M acquisition of a majority stake in UAP Holdings
  • Advising AON UK on its KES 1billion acquisition of Centum’s stake in AON Kenya
  • Advising Panafrican Equipment on its US$100m acquisition of the Massey Ferguson business from Lima Limited
  • Advising CDSC on the KES5billion M-Akiba bond issue by the National Treasury of Kenya
  • Advising Britam Holdings on its proposed Employee Share Ownerhip Plans

  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Financial Services
  • Tech and Telecoms
  • Oil and Gas
  • Shipping
  • Real Estate
  • Utilities
  • Transport

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