James Kituku Partner T: +254 709 250 000/709 250 712 E: james@oraro.co.ke James is a Partner at Oraro & Company Advocates in the commercial, conveyancing & real estate practice areas. With over 10 years of experience, James has advised local and international clients from the financial services and construction sectors. 

Our Asset Tracing & Recoveries practice area is a recognised leader in advising both contentious and noncontentious complex tracing and recovery of assets and in restructuring & insolvencies. The practice area is led by a team of Partners with specialist know-how and deep experience in offering strategies for obtaining effective and time-critical legal remedies to […]

The Finance Act, 2018 assented to on 21st September, 2018, amended the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Act, 1966 to regulate Mortgage Finance Business (the business). The amendments include having new definitions and introduction of new powers to

Amidst controversy and recriminations across board, the Finance Bill, 2018 (the Bill), was eventually passed on a special sitting of the National Assembly on 20th September, 2018 and the President assented to it on the 21st September,

Apparently defying expectations of the experts (i.e. the banking industry, economists, the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) and the Treasury) all of whom poured scorn on the proposed intervention while acknowledging there was a problem that

Further to our legal alert titled the “Kenya Government-led banking shake-up: the Banking (Amendment) Act, 2016”, the Banking Amendment Act, 2016 has now been published in the Kenya Gazette Supplement No. 143 confirming the date of

Assented into law on 13th September 2016, the Finance Act, 2016 (the Act) is expected to advance the theme for this year’s budget, “Consolidating gains for a prosperous Kenya.” The amendments to tax legislation such as the Excise Duty Act, 2015

The Finance Act, 2016 (the Finance Act) has amended the Capital Markets Act ((Cap. 485A) the Capital Markets Act), in a bid to facilitate the issuance of regulations to govern online foreign exchange trading and to bolster the legal framework

Eva Mukami Associate T: +254 709 250 000/709 250 721 E: emukami@oraro.co.ke Eva is an Associate in the Litigation Department and specialises in Arbitration & Mediation and Dispute Resolution.

By Patricia Mutiso