Given its intrinsic nature of permanence, stability and durability, transactions in real property unlike personal property are subject to more stringent conditions owing to its value and peculiarity. Our firm appreciates all the land tenure systems and regimes obtaining in Kenya and is experienced in trial of matters in this sphere including Trusts, adverse possession, recovery action, injunctions and general declaration.
Investments & Securities.
Fuelled by the current global credit crunch and increasing volatility in the stock markets, there is need to concentrate and secure clients interests in this area. Our team has the capacity to competently handle the full array of instructions and all interconnected matters in the area of securities including Initial Public Offers, underwriting and offering consultancy. We are also keen on the emerging area of securities class actions that seek to enforce and safeguard investor rights.
The onslaught of labour disputes continues unabated and the trend demonstrates escalating litigation resulting from wide spread litigation mainly due to reduction in the workforce, retrenchments, and redundancies. The hostile economic climate is forcing workers to scrutinize the reasons for their termination in more detail and inclines them to pursue claims of wrongful termination if they cannot secure employment elsewhere. The new legislative enactments particularly the Employment Act No. 11 of 2007 of the law of Kenya among others enacted in that year is fuelling changes in the employment landscape and further developments are expected. Our firm has excellent employment litigation practice covering the full gamut of labour-related litigation reinforced by tremendous counselling and all round employment expertise.
Conveyancing, Proprietary Rights & Real Estates
Given its intrinsic nature of permanence, stability and durability, transactions in real property unlike personal property are subject to more stringent conditions owing to its value and peculiarity. Our firm appreciates all the land tenure systems and regimes obtaining in Kenya and is experienced in trial of matters in this sphere including Trusts, adverse possession, recovery action, injunctions and general declarations. We also engage in property consultancy and diverse matters touching on dealings in real properties.
Human Rights Litigation
The firm is devoted to upholding the rule of law, respect for human life and dignity and safeguarding fundamental rights and freedoms. Accordingly, we have handled cases seeking enforcements of rights as well as protection of fundamental rights as encompassed in Chapter V of the Kenyan Constitution and enforced under Section 84 therein.
Breas of Competence.
- Coporate Law
- Personal Law
- Agricultural Law Consultancy
- Commercial Law Litigation
- Land Cases
- Human Rights Litigation
- Environmental Law Consultancy
- Certified Public Secretarial Services
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Commissioning of Affidavits
- Investments an securities
General Civil Litigation
The firmâ€™s litigation group provides comprehensive legal counsel to a broad spectrum of businesses and individuals. We have in-depth experience in all types of disputes in both corporate and personal law and our litigators have earned a reputation as being aggressive, efficient and successful while representing our clients. Our team has litigated major trials at all levels of the judiciary system up to the Court of Appeal.