Paul Kamara

Lawyer

 

T: +254 709 250 000/709 250 710

E: kamara@oraro.co.ke

 

Kamara is a Lawyer in the Litigation Department and specialises in Arbitration, Insolvency and Dispute Resolution.

Kamara is currently involved in three notable arbitration matters involving parties within the construction and procurement sectors. He is also part of the legal team advising and defending several statutory regulators and a government corporation against suits commenced in the High Court and relevant Tribunals challenging the decisions of the said statutory bodies and corporation.

In addition, Kamara contributed to the Kenyan chapter of the Chambers Global Practice Guides: Corporate Merger & Acquisition, 2021 and Chambers Global Practice Guides: International Arbitration, 2020.

Kamara has a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi.

“Kamara is involved in three notable arbitration disputes arising from the construction and procurement sectors. ”

Experience
  • Part of the team defending a subsidiary of an international company in an arbitration dispute worth KES. 2.4 billion wherein the claimant, a contractor, is claiming against the subsidiary for inter alia payments for profits arising from omitted works, loss profits and payments for idle machinery.
  • Part of the legal team defending an international contractor in an arbitration dispute worth KES 509 million wherein the team has already successfully defended an interim application for security of the claimed amount.
  • Part of the team representing a government corporation in a constitutional claim by depositors of a company in liquidation wherein the depositors are claiming disclosure of confidential information by the corporation.
  • Part of the team representing a statutory regulatory against appeals commenced by certain directors of company challenging the decisions of the said statutory bodies and the tribunal.