The firms founded in 2009. Mutua Waweru and Company Advocates is well known for providing consistently excellent and unparalleled legal services.
Our practice focusses on complex commercial business transactions, litigation, banking and finance, real estate and general property conveyancing, employment and labour matters as well as private client work. We represent clients in major business matters nationally, and always place their business interests as a priority.
Our PROPERTY & REAL ESTATE team will help you negotiate and complete sales, purchases and leases of land and buildings, whether residential commercial or agricultural. We act for property owners and developer’s right from planning, approval, development and selling of residential properties and units in commercial developments, including advising on PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT JOINT VENTURES and registering long term leases of farms or apartments and short term commercial leases of office units. We also have a listing service for clients, connecting buyers and sellers. Our LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION TEAM also steps in to handle litigation and settlement of land related disputes, evictions and other landlord and tenant disputes.
OUR LITIGATION TEAM will help you navigate through the terrain of land lord - tenant issues. Our lawyers have handled simple distress for rent cases and complex evictions from large retails malls and from residential apartments. Our lawyers also know their way around the rent tribunals and have handled many cases involving rent review, injunctions and evictions. Our lawyers have also obtained orders for tenants who have the misfortune of encountering overbearing landlords.
Our BANKING & FINANCE team is highly regarded in the market, and is regularly retained by Kenyan banks, micro-finance institutions, Sacco’s and other financial institutions as well as off-shore lenders to handle a wide range of transactions, ranging from unsecured lending, straight forward secured lending, real-estate finance, project finance, asset finance and even ISLAMIC FINANCE. Our team also advices on regulatory compliance, offers TRAINING to clients’ staff on topical legal issues and undertakes legal audits on client portfolios. Our LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION TEAM also works hand in hand with the Banking and finance team to handle litigation and settlement disputes related to recovery of non-performing (delinquent) loans, enforcement or realization of security and defence of actions commenced by borrowers opposed to enforcement of security.
OUR LITIGATION TEAM has lawyers who have acted for insurance companies in defending claims arising out of FIDELITY INSURANCE, personal injury, motor vehicle accidents, occupational hazards or work injury. We also represent claimants and rigorously pursue quick settlement of claims.
Our EMPLOYMENT TEAM is outstanding and acts, for employers in drafting executive employment contracts, structuring ESOP’s and advising on labour and employment matters. The employment team also regularly collaborates and works with the LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION team to either commence or defend cases in the Employment and Labour Relations Court, including EMPLOYMENT TERMINANTIONS DISPUTES and WORK INJURY claims under WIBA
Our LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION team excels at getting you though the dispute with a satisfactory results. We have handled arbitration and enforcement of arbitral awards in complex commercial disputes with satisfactory results for clients, and our team is also engaged in active litigation in all levels of the Kenyan judicial systems, right from the special tribunals such as the Rent Disputes Tribunal, Sports Tribunal, the Lower Courts, all divisions of the High Court and special courts like the Environmental and Land Court, Employment and Labour Relations Court and the COURT OF APPEAL. Whether it is litigation to recover an outstanding debt, to enforce the performance of a contract, or to seek compensation and damages following breech of a contract, our team has been there, done it and is willing to do it again, for you. isputes, evictions and other landlord and tenant disputes.
from starting up, raising capital, going public , selling the business or acquiring and combining businesses, to advising the board on special transactions and regulatory compliance issues, our CORPORATE TEAM is ready to walk with you, advising you from a position of experience and business insight, including taking advantage of sector specific government incentives. Our lawyers in the COMMERCIAL TEAM will help you with creating business contracts with suppliers and customers. Our lawyers will ensure that all contracts are clear and unambiguous, suitable for the purpose, compliant with the law and water-tight to protect you from commercial risks. We make sure all contracts cover the unexpected and rarely need to be looked at again, whether it is a simple one page contract or a complex high value procurement contract.
+254 20 2632727
+254 724 216 711
Shirika Co-op House
3rd Floor Kipande Road