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Kamal R Shah

London, UK Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: International ArbitrationDispute Resolution
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

Band 5

Kamal Shah is head of both the firm's Africa and India groups, and receives strong praise for his expert handling of disputes in these markets. His client base includes investors, companies and high net worth individuals, and he often acts on arbitrations involving the infrastructure and hospitality sectors.
"He is diligent and very helpful."
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Dispute Resolution - Africa-wide

Band 2

London-based Kamal Shah is head of Stephenson Harwood's Africa group and enjoys a stellar reputation for his diverse dispute resolution practice. He regularly handles high-stakes litigation and arbitration cases on behalf of clients in the energy, banking and petrochemicals sectors.
"Kamal Shah runs a strong East Africa practice from London. He's very well known and respected in the arbitration community." "He is really a leader in Africa work.""For every problem I have, he always has the answer."
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

Foreign Expertise in India

Kamal Shah is head of both the firm's Africa and India groups, and receives strong praise for his expert handling of disputes in these markets. His client base includes investors, companies and high net worth individuals, and he often acts on arbitrations involving the infrastructure and hospitality sectors.
"He is diligent and very helpful."
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

Foreign Expertise in Africa-wide

Kamal Shah is head of both the firm's Africa and India groups, and receives strong praise for his expert handling of disputes in these markets. His client base includes investors, companies and high net worth individuals, and he often acts on arbitrations involving the infrastructure and hospitality sectors.
"He is diligent and very helpful."
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Kamal is the head of Stephenson Harwood's Africa and India groups. He specialises in complex, cross-border international arbitration, litigation and fraud and asset recovery. Kamal is highly regarded by his peers and clients in his abilities in multi-jurisdictional disputes.

He acts for governments, government entities, banks, private corporations and high net worth individuals in a range of matters including those relating to projects and infrastructure, joint ventures, banking and finance, shareholder arrangements, energy and a range of schemes commonly used to defraud individuals and corporations.

In addition to being a LCIA Court Member, Kamal is also the President of the LCIA Africa Users’ Council. He is a Member of Invest Africa, the Royal African Society and the Egyptian-British Chamber of Commerce. Kamal is a Court Member of Lagos Chamber of Commerce International Arbitration Centre and is on the Executive Committee of the Eastern Africa Association.

Kamal is listed in India Business Law Journal’s top 100 international lawyers for India-related matters and has been recognised as one of the top 100 most influential people in UK India relations.

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