Practice Areas

General Civil and Commercial Litigation
The firm’s experience is gained and achieved through working of partners in various other law firms and working for client’s in the firm in general civil and commercial litigation involving representation in various courts as well as advice to diverse corporate and individual clients in suits relating to inter alia, banking, insurance, debt collection, real property and succession.

Corporate and Commercial
The firm has in-depth experience in various aspects of commerce and Enterprise. We have acted in and advised on the incorporation of local and foreign companies, setting up of trusts and offshore trade, mergers and acquisitions and in asset acquisitions and disposal.
Debt collection, Security Enforcement and Realization
Realizing the importance of saving time and money for its clients, the firm has developed effective debt collection strategies that ensure the speedy recovery of debts obviating the need to go to court. We have also regularly been involved in proceedings for the enforcement and realization of security and defending injunctions and tactics normally utilized by debtors to avoid and/or delay payments of debts.

Defamation Matters
The partners have fast experience in defending and prosecuting successfully defamation matters. The principle has defended the three major media houses, to wit Nation Media Group, The Standard Group and Royal Media Services while working for Mohammed Muigai & Company Advocates and Mwaniki Gachoka & Company Advocates respectively. The fast experience into the firm has exposed the partners into a competitive legal process in a field that is not a common practice in litigation.

Conveyance and Leasing
The firm has fast experience in conveyancing and serves both vendors and purchasers in the acquisition and disposal of residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural properties, and for property owners and developers in drafting and negotiating leases and or including negotiating surrender of leases.

Criminal Justice
The firm has as fast experience in criminal matters has represented many clients facing criminal charges both paying clients and pro-bono briefs as part of the firm’s corporate-social responsibility. The principal has occasionally worked with legal services NGOs to provide pro bono services from his days in law school, including Legal Resources Foundation and International Commission of Jurists.

 

 Finance, Banking and Insurance Law
The principle has over the years acted for clients and advised them in areas of banking and finance. All the Advocates also have an extensive experience in prosecuting and defending insurance claims. In addition, the principal has invaluable courtroom experience and out-of-court negotiation skills gained over the years while handling insurance claims for and in certain cases against several large insurance companies.

Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
The firm has engaged in various ADR and Arbitration proceedings. The principal has a rich experience in Arbitration and has received training in Alternative Dispute Resolution with the peace-maker Ministries, a professional Arbitration body incorporated in the USA. In addition, she has represented clients in various ADR cases.

Employment and Labour
The firm has severally handled employment related disputes, and on various occasions has assisted clients handle their employment matter both in court and through amicable out-of-court settlement.

Land and Environmental law
The firm handled various land matters involving boundary disputes, ownership and transfer of land, possession and repossession and sale of land. It has also handled disputes and suits under and emanating from both breach and implementation of environmental law. Both partners have represented clients in matters relating to land and environment, both before courts and before other land tribunals, and has become very well versed with all the laws relating to property in land in this country and environmental law.

Personal Law, Probate and Administration and Customary law
The firm has handled numerous matters on establishment of trusts, estate management and distribution, succession, inheritance, probate and administration (including drawing wills). Both partners have also personally handled many children’s matters as well as matters relating to marriage, divorce and separation.

Intellectual Property law
The firm has handled various issues that deal with the protection of intellectual property, including the registration of trademarks, patents and copyright. It is also well positioned to deal with any infringement of intellectual property rights.