April 18, 2018
Oraro & Company Advocates has yet again been recognised by Legal 500 for its Banking & Finance, Dispute Resolution and Employment practice in the recently released 2018 rankings. The international legal directory described the firm as one that has ‘tremendous disputes pedigree in mainstream commercial disputes, succession disputes, tax litigation, employment disputes and ADR.’
The firm has been highlighted as a tier one (1) law firm in Dispute Resolution with the Senior Partner, George Oraro SC and the Managing Partner Chacha Odera being recognized as ‘outstanding practitioners’ in Dispute Resolution-. Walter Amoko a Partner in the firm was highly regarded for his expertise in public procurement and judicial review and was singled out for his ‘excellent presentation.’ Also being recognised is NoellaLubano a Partner has been cited as ‘up and coming’. This comes soon after Chambers & Partners gave lauded her with a similar recognition for her Arbitration practice.
Also regarded as a tier one (1) firm in the Employment category, the firm was referred to as a major player, especially in restructuring and insolvency matters. Partners namely, George Oraro SC, Chacha Odera and Noella Lubano were cited as ‘outstanding practitioners’ in this field.
Pamella Ager a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial made her debut in the Legal 500 guide recognised in the Banking and Finance and Capital Markets practice area. She was praised for her vast experience across multiple financing products leading to the firm’s ranking in restructuring, refinancing and capital markets.
The Managing Partner Chacha Odera remarked, “Congratulations team! Working hard together with one vision truly wins in the end.”
Established forty (40) years ago, by George Oraro SC (one of Kenya’s top litigators), Oraro & Company Advocates, is a top-tier, full service Kenyan law firm. The firm’s areas of strength include Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Conveyancing & Securities and Tax. Its partnership includes some of Kenya’s best legal minds and its lawyers are recognised by several leading legal directories such as Chambers Global, IFLR 1000 and Legal 500. The firm is also well recognised for its contribution to Kenyan jurisprudence (through its formidable dispute resolution team), its work on some of Kenya’s largest deals and its significant contributions to Kenya’s legal profession.