Our Profile

Mwagambo & Okonjo Advocates is a Kenyan commercial law firm providing a comprehensive range of quality legal services and solutions for our local and international clients. We deliver legal solutions that are practical, innovative, specialised and cost effective. The firm has a reputation for providing specialised business advisory services, top-notch litigation and a broad range of corporate and commercial legal services. We are based in Nairobi’s serene Kilimani area for ease of access to clients, and is equipped with advanced networked information systems. The firm boasts of dedicated and experienced lawyers supported by a full range of administrative staff. Mwagambo & Okonjo has recently opened a branch in Malindi at the prestigious Pine Court Building Malindi.

Banking & Finance Disputes

The firm advises a wide range of clients on local and cross-border financing transactions involving secured and unsecured corporate credit facilities, asset-based financing transactions, construction and commercial real estate lending, acquisition finance, and other banking transactions. Our expertise is extensive in assisting companies in refinancing existing debt and in debt recovery for various financial institutions. We are also more than competent to advise on international banking and finance, portfolio management, forex and derivatives markets.


Our team of commercial dispute resolution lawyers includes a broad mix of litigators experienced in managing large commercial disputes, across a wide variety of industry sectors and in a range of commercial businesses. We are also competent to offer representation on a full range of issues from: Industrial and Labour disputes, Negligence claims, fraud and defamation actions, Constitutional law, Governance and Judicial Review & Election petitions

Corporate And Commercial Law

Our corporate and commercial law covers among others: Incorporation of Companies and Corporate Governance, Investment and Tax Law, Immigration Law & Intellectual Property law

Arbitration & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Our esteemed panel of lawyers provide clients with creative and efficient solutions for resolving and avoiding disputes. We boast of a wealth of experience in advising clients on a wide spectrum of complex arbitration, mediation and negotiation.

Family Law, Probate & Administration

Our expertise in this area involves disputes around child custody and maintenance, separation, dissolution of marriage and distribution of matrimonial property. The team of lawyers tactfully advise clients on the probate and estate administration processes upon the death of a loved one. We also handle drafting of wills & testaments.

Why Choose Us?

Our objective is to provide quality, competitive and innovative legal services to our clients within and outside Kenya through an efficiently managed professional practice that will facilitate our clients’ business and other interests in Kenya and elsewhere in the region. We believe that, “Providing innovative and objective solutions”, along with strong technical expertise are qualities that a diligent lawyer should possess, and having so examined ourselves, we are persuaded that we are well able to provide our clients with quality legal solutions.


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Our Team

Mwagambo & Okonjo has vast experience in providing advisory and other services in matters relating to corporate and commercial law, investment, banking, taxation, intellectual property, real estate and property law, employments, mergers, acquisition, take-overs, international financing and civil aviation among other areas of its practice, as well as conducting complex commercial and other litigation and dispute resolution.


Emmanuel Mwagambo

Managing Partner

LLM, Land and Environmental Law, UoN, LLB. (Hons). (University of Nairobi, Kenya), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law).



Jeremmy Okonjo

PhD Law Candidate (University of Kent); LLM in International Banking and Finance Law (University College London); LLM in Law Governance and Democracy (University of Nairobi - Kenya) LLB. (Hons). (University of Nairobi, Kenya), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law); Certified Public Secretary (Part I), KASNEB.



Paul Kaguru

Senior Partner

LLB. (Hons). (University of Nairobi, Kenya), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law); Diploma Entrepreneurship -UNDP, Associate Arbitrator, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Kenya Chapter).



Donald Okonjo

Founding & Consulting Partner

LLB. (Hons). (University of Nairobi School of Law), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law).



Joyner Okonjo

LLB. (Hons). (Kenyatta University), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law), Certified Public Secretary P.2 (KASNEB), Upstream Oil, Gas & Mining (Kenya Chamber of Mines)



Anne Mbuthia

LLB. (Hons). (University of Nairobi School of Law, Kenya), Dip. Advocacy (Kenya School of Law); Certified Public Secretary (Part I), KASNEB.


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