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Your career in London

If you are excited by the idea of practicing international law, but crave the teamwork, mentoring and direct client contact that a smaller office offers, we may be the firm for you. Our 80 lawyers in London work closely with our teams in markets worldwide, from Paris to New York, Silicon Valley to Shanghai. We focus globally and in London on three sectors: Technology, Energy & Infrastructure and Finance.

"What’s inspiring about Orrick is that we’re always looking forward. We’re always looking for the next challenge and the next way to keep up with the times, to help our clients, to transform the business. We’re very entrepreneurial and inventive, and that’s true right across the firm, from our technology to our people to our work"

– Nicola Whitely, Deputy Leader of the London Office 

“What excites me about Orrick is being around people who are passionate about what they do and looking to make a positive impact in whatever way (however big or small) they can.”

– Matthew Stott, Associate – Energy & Infrastructure  

"Most Innovative International Firm Mentoring Program for Women" 

– Euromoney Legal Media Group (2015)



  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Emerging Markets
  • Africa
  • Capital Markets
  • Energy

Jinal Shah Partner M&A and Private Equity, Emerging Markets


Jinal Shah advises private and public companies, funds and investors on high-value cross border M&A, private equity, joint ventures and strategic investments.

He has advised clients on a wide range of commercial agreements and often helps multinational businesses reconcile the regulatory and compliance regimes of the various jurisdictions in which they operate. Jinal also represents issuers and financial institutions on capital markets transactions (debt and equity) and provides general advice on company and commercial issues to corporate clients.

Jinal has experience in a wide range of sectors most notably in power, mining and natural resources, technology, media, entertainment, manufacturing and financial services. Jinal is the principal contact for Orrick’s India Practice Group and has advised on numerous emerging markets transactions.