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ACK GARDEN ANNEX, 6TH FLOOR, 1ST NGONG AVENUE, NAIROBI, KENYA
Tel:
Work +254 20 271 3 636
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Web:
www.oraro.co.ke

Chacha  Odera

Tel:
Work +254 20 271 3636/271 1480
Email:
Oraro & Company Advocates

Work Department

Banking & Finance
Dispute Resolution
Employment & Labour

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Chacha Odera the Managing Partner at Oraro & Company Advocates and practices in the dispute resolution practice area. He specialises in arbitration, alternative dispute resolution and litigation. With over 30 years of experience, he has represented local and international clients in banking, commercial disputes, constitutional law, electoral law, employment and labour law, insolvency, land and property law.

Languages

English and Kiswahili

Member

Law Society of Kenya 
East Africa Law Society
Commonwealth Lawyers’ Association

Education

Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Kenya
LLB, University of Nairobi, Kenya


Kenya

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Chacha Odera - Oraro & Company Advocates

Within: Dispute resolution

Oraro & Company Advocates is founded on dispute resolution strength and is frequently involved in headline insolvency and restructuring cases, tax disputes and international arbitrations. George Oraro and Chacha Odera are market leaders, while Walter Amoko is another rounded litigator. The team acted for Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation in the recovery of $200m from a debtor.

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Employment

Within: Leading individuals

Chacha Odera - Oraro & Company Advocates

Within: Employment

Oraro & Company Advocates' workload includes an impressive mix of contentious and non-contentious work, and is specifically noted for its handling of trade union matters. The team has worked on a series of major restructurings and class actions. It acted for Kenya Railways Corporation in a claim brought by its former employees to enforce an award made by the Industrial Court and in a claim for unfair dismissal following a strike. Georgina Ogalo-Omondi is highly specialised in employment and Chacha Odera has considerable experience in employment disputes.

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