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Niharika Sahni

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Niharika is an associate in the Banking & Finance team based in the Firm's Dubai office.

Niharika joined Baker McKenzie in March 2021 and was admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in March 2023. During her training, Niharika was seconded to Baker McKenzie's London office for six months. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Niharika gained experience at several magic circle and US-based international firms in Singapore, Dubai and Indonesia.

Practice Focus

Niharika has experience acting on loan market transactions involving sovereign entities in MEA, DFI and multi-lateral treaty lenders; international and GCC financial institutions; Shari'a compliant financiers, as well as fund and asset managers.


  • England & Wales
  • Dubai - Registered Legal Consultant


  • BPP Law School, London (Master of Arts (LPC with Business)) (2021)
  • BPP Law School, London (Legal Practice Course) (2016)
  • University of Durham (Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons)) (2015)


  • English
  • Hindi