Shalinee Dreepaul Halkhoree

Partner

Shalinee Dreepaul Halkhoree is a Partner at Juristconsult Chambers. She holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree with honours from the University of Mauritius. Shalinee also holds a Masters of Law (LLM) in International Commercial Law from the University of Kent, UK. She was admitted to the Mauritian Bar in January 2009 and has since then acquired extensive experience in advisory work. Her main areas of practice include corporate & commercial, banking & finance, data protection, intellectual property and hospitality & tourism. Shalinee regularly advises leading international banks and multinational companies on financing & investment structures and collaterals involving Mauritius vehicles. She has also appeared in commercial litigation cases before the commercial division of the Supreme Court.

Shalinee was ranked as rising star in the IFLR 1000 (Financial & Corporate) Guide 2017 and has been ranked as a leading lawyer: rising star in the latest IFLR1000 2018 which is a guide to the world’s leading financial law firms. Shalinee is a member of the Mauritius Bar Association and is an accredited Trainer by the Mauritius Qualifications Authority. She regularly delivers tailor made trainings in the area of data protection and is also a speaker at conferences in the area of data protection.

Shalinee has been lecturing law related subjects at the University of Mauritius and regularly writes articles on law related topics in legal journals, magazines and local newspapers. Shalinee is a
contributor to the ‘Doing Business Project’ by the World Bank since 2009 to date.


Year of Call:

2009, Mauritius Bar

Education:

  • Vocational Course for Barristers, Council of Legal Education, Mauritius
  • LL.M. International Commercial Law, University of Kent, UK
  • LL.B. (Hons.), University of Mauritius

Areas of expertise:

  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Banking & Finance
  • Data protection
  • Intellectual property
  • Hospitality & Tourism

Memberships:

Mauritius Bar Association