Ian is a partner at Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota in Dubai. He is also a partner at Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates in Nairobi, Kenya. He is based in Dubai.
Ian is a corporate/commercial lawyer with significant transactional experience in the UAE and in sub-Saharan Africa. His areas of practice include mergers & acquisitions, private equity, joint venture structuring, general corporate/commercial contracts and banking and finance. Ian also regularly advises on hospitality transactions in the UAE and in sub-Saharan Africa. He continues to advise various Middle East-based businesses in their cross-border transactions and operations in sub-Saharan Africa, particularly in Eastern Africa.
Anjarwalla & Khanna is one of the largest corporate law firms in East Africa. Anjarwalla & Khanna has for the 4th time in the last five years been voted the “Best Law Firm – Large Practice” in Africa, at the annual African Legal Awards, hosted by Legal Week magazine and the Corporate Counsel Association of Southern Africa. Anjarwalla & Khanna is a founding member of ALN (www.africalegalnetwork.com), Africa’s leading association of premier, independent corporate law firms. Anjarwalla, Collins & Haidermota is the Dubai affiliate office of ALN.