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Sonal Sejpal

Nairobi, Kenya Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Corporate/M&A , General Business Law
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Banking & Finance - Kenya

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Sonal Sejpal is an acknowledged luminary in Kenya, with her highly prized skills sought out by a range of domestic and international clients, including major retail and commercial banks, DFIs and investment funds. One source described her as "a keen listener who asks thought-provoking questions," while another said: "She is very thorough and has all angles covered."
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Banking & Finance - Kenya

Foreign Expertise in Tanzania

Sonal Sejpal is an acknowledged luminary in Kenya, with her highly prized skills sought out by a range of domestic and international clients, including major retail and commercial banks, DFIs and investment funds. One source described her as "a keen listener who asks thought-provoking questions," while another said: "She is very thorough and has all angles covered."
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Corporate/M&A - Kenya

Foreign Expertise in Tanzania

Sonal Sejpal is a noted expert in Tanzanian law, acting as a crucial focal point and strategist for cross-border mandates, working alongside the firm's affiliate in Dar es Salaam. Alongside her celebrated banking practice, she assists with corporate ventures and transactions, as well as employment issues.
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General Business Law - Tanzania

Expertise Based Abroad in Tanzania

Based out of Nairobi, Sonal Sejpal is regularly engaged in support of Anjarwalla & Khanna's affiliate firm in Tanzania, A&K Tanzania. She has extensive experience handling cross-border transactions, with a particularly stellar reputation for her banking and finance practice. Her practice in Tanzania also extends to M&A, capital markets and employment law issues.
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Sonal Sejpal is a Senior Partner at ALN Kenya (Anjarwalla & Khanna) and leads the Firm’s Banking, Finance & Distress practice and also co-heads the Firm’s Employment practice, in addition to actively supporting ALN Tanzania (A&K Tanzania), ALN Kenya's affiliate firm in Tanzania. Her practice focuses on banking & finance, aviation finance, syndicated and project finance, restructurings, insolvency and employment. She is also experienced in corporate commercial matters and Data Protection.

Sonal is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner in Kenya (one of only two qualified lawyers in Kenya).

She is the Chairperson of the British Chamber of Commerce and sits on the board of the Employment Law Alliance as the Regional Chair for Africa & the Middle East, and until recently, sat on the Board of Directors of both Liberty Life Insurance and Heritage Insurance.

Professional Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales, Law Society of Kenya, Employment Law Alliance and L2B Aviation.

Publications

International Comparative Legal Guide -Fintech; Global Practice Guide -Insolvency; The Lawyer; Getting the Deal Through – Loans & Secured Financing; The Aviation Law Review; Aircraft Liens & Detention Rights.

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