With over eight years’ experience, she has advised both local and international clients in arbitration, constitutional and human rights law, judicial review and administrative law, capital markets law, succession, mining, banking and finance, defamation, insolvency and bankruptcy, employment and labour law and land disputes.
Claire has been involved in various notable matters including being part of a team in a landmark constitutional law dispute at the Supreme Court of Kenya that successfully challenged the statutory overlap of the dual investigative and enforcement power of the Capital Markets Authority.
She holds a Master of Laws (LLM) degree from the University of Nairobi, where she specialised in International Trade and Investments Law. In addition, Claire is a holder of a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from Moi University and a Post-graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law. She is also a Certified Secretary and a member of the Institute of Certified Secretaries of Kenya (ICS).
Prior to joining Oraro & Company Advocates, Claire was involved in the following matters:
His main areas of expertise include commercial litigation, criminal litigation, alternative dispute resolution, drafting advisory opinions, insolvency, banking, employment, land, family & succession law.
Some of the notable matters Daniel has been involved in include assisting in filing a successful petition objecting to the award of the tender for the printing of Kenya currency bank notes to an international company in a contract worth over USD 105 million.
Daniel holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons) from the University of Nairobi and a Post-graduate diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law. He has also been trained on Trial Advocacy by the Inns of Court College of Advocacy (United Kingdom).
Prior to joining Oraro & Company Advocates, Daniel was involved in the following matters:
Milly was part of a team that advised Equity Group Holdings Limited (formerly Equity Bank Limited) on a 79% stake of the of ProCredit Bank, a financial institution in the Democratic Republic of Congo, from Belgische Investeringsmaatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden, Stichting DOEN and ProCredit Holding AG. The acquisition required undertaking a comprehensive due diligence, drafting and reviewing of the share purchase agreement and undertaking the competition filings at the Competition Authority of Kenya.
Milly has a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Moi University and a post-graduate diploma in Law from Kenya School of Law.
James is well regarded for his conveyancing and banking expertise. He has advised on corporate lending transactions, drafting lending and security documentation, drafting of leases for both commercial & residential and transferring of land.
James recently advised a leading telecommunications company in a corporate lending transaction worth USD 10 million.
James holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi and a post-graduate diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.
Oraro & Company Advocates is a full-service market-leading African law firm established in 1977 with a strong focus on dispute resolution and corporate & commercial law. With a dedicated team of 10 partners, 4 senior associates, 10 associates, 1 lawyer and 36 support staff, the Firm has been consistently ranked by leading legal directories such as Chambers Global, IFLR 1000 and Legal 500 as a top-tier firm in Kenya.
Oraro & Company Advocates is an affiliate member of AB & David Africa.
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