Shruti Chandhok is a partner in the Government & Internal Investigations Group in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. She focuses on advising corporate clients that have global operations with regulator facing and internal corporate investigations, compliance counselling, and global risk assessment focusing on anti-corruption, anti-money laundering and financial sanctions regulations. She regularly assists clients with compliance-focused due diligence in connection with acquisitions and other transactions, and provides day to day counselling on a broad range of financial crime issues.

Shruti’s clients are spread across a wide variety of industries including private equity, banking, pharmaceuticals, infrastructure, and gaming. She also has extensive experience representing individuals subject to regulatory and criminal investigations. Shruti has advised both individuals and corporates in relation to investigations and prosecutions with the FCA, the SFO, the Competition and Markets Authority, and the Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation, and in the U.S. with the DOJ, SEC and the Federal Trade Commission.

Shruti is recognised as a "Next Generation Partner" in The Legal 500 UK (2023).



Legal 500, Rising Star, 2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • University of Law, LondonLegal Practice Certificate2012
  • University of CambridgeM.A. (Hons), Law2012
  • University of CambridgeB.A. (Hons), Law2010