Sana Shafi

Associate Investment Funds
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Sana Shafi is an investment funds associate in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.

Sana advises and represents clients with respect to all aspects of the structuring, establishment and operation of alternative investment funds, with a primary focus on private equity, special opportunity, infrastructure and credit funds.

In her personal capacity, Sana works closely with early stage founders providing commercial and strategic advice and is a venture scout for Founders Factory. She is also the co-founder and CEO of STRIVE, a diversity organisation striving to make the legal industry more meritocratic, diverse, and representative.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP Law School, LondonLegal Practice Coursewith Distinction2019
  • Queen Mary University of LondonLL.B.(Hons)2018