Advocate of the High Court of Kenya (LL.B Hons) (Dip. KSL);
Commissioner of Oaths/Notary Public;
Areas of Practice and Key Highlights
Advisory work on corporate structures, and corporate agreements including but not limited to registration of all business entities, mergers and acquisitions, and asset acquisition. Successfully advised and implemented the acquisition of Cavendish University (Uganda and Zambia) by Maarifa Education.
Tax advisory work including but not limited to issuing advisory opinions to clients, appearing and defending clients before the Tax Appeals Tribunals, and negotiating waivers on outstanding tax obligations for clients. Successfully defended a client against the Kenya Revenue Authority at the Tax Appeal Tribunal for a tax demand of Kes. 136,000,000.00.
Commercial transactions including but not limited to creation, perfection and protection of securities, due diligence and compliance with governing laws, and representing lenders and borrowers in acquisition financing, secured lending and asset-based transactions. Successfully advised and implemented debt restructure of Kes. 450,000,000.00 on behalf of a Kenyan lender.