Shimaela Anwar

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Shimaela Anwar is a tax partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Shimaela advises on a broad range of advisory and transactional UK and international matters, with a focus on investment funds.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Shimaela worked at Goldman Sachs (New York), GE Capital and was a senior associate in the tax practice of a magic circle law firm. Shimaela is also a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) which she obtained while working at KPMG.


Memberships & Affiliations

Chartered Accountant, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2003, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • College of Law, LondonLegal Practice Course1997
  • University College LondonLL.B.1996