About the firm
Anjarwalla & Khanna (A&K) is a leading law firm in East Africa that has helped many businesses set up in Kenya. With over 50 advocates and offices in Nairobi and Mombasa, the firm has a distinguished track record in many sectors. A&K’s partners are considered the best in several commercial sectors including Mergers & Acquisitions, Oil & Gas, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Energy and Natural Resources, Tax, Banking and Finance, Litigation and Dispute Resolution.
Its clients include banks, private equity funds, real estate developers, government and public organisations and many others both locally and internationally.
The firm continues to be praised for its ability to handle complex corporate transactions and its reputation for exceptional client service. A&K is ranked number one in Kenya by various legal guides, including Chambers Global, Legal 500 and ILFR 1000. Chambers 2013 praises A&K as “[a] force to be reckoned with,” while the 2012 edition of Legal 500 acknowledged that “[t]he year was a standout one for Anjarwalla & Khanna…marking it out from the other top-tier firms.” IFLR 1000 praised A&K in 2013 as being “the biggest firm in the market” and highlighted that it “is generally considered the marketstandard.” In addition, A&K’s top legal minds have been honoured in 2013: Top Land Law Firm of the Year by Finance Monthly Law Awards; Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year Award by Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards; and short-listed as Law Firm of the Year Award for Africa Oil and Gas Awards.
A&K was the founding member of ALN (formerly known as Africa Legal Network), the first and most integrated alliance of African law firms and is the exclusive Kenyan member. ALN’s firms are committed to working together to provide extensive coverage and on-the-ground experience. By leveraging on the expertise and skills of each legal counsel in the member firms, the group offers seamless delivery of legal advisory and transactional services, especially those of a complex and multi-jurisdictional nature.