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9TH FLOOR, WILLIAMSON HOUSE, 4TH NGONG AVENUE, PO BOX 40111-00100 NAIROBI, KENYA
Tel:
Work +254 2028 41000
Fax:
Fax +254 20 273 4667
Email:
Web:
www.kaplanstratton.com
Kaplan & Stratton Advocates, Kenneth Kamaitha, Nairobi, KENYA

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Kenneth Kamaitha

Tel:
Work +254 20 2841000
Email:
Kaplan & Stratton Advocates

Work Department

Corporate Commerical

Position

Partner

Career

Ken has been a partner at Kaplan & Stratton since 2012. Ken practices in the corporate commercial department of the firm and his work involves advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory and compliance in the energy and mining sectors and business establishment. He also heads the firm’s company secretarial service.

Some of the notable transactions Ken has been involved in include: acting for KLM in the debt restructuring of Kenya Airways; acting for Panalpina Welltransport in establishing its perishables logistics business in Kenya through acquisition of two leading logistics companies in Kenya; acting as local counsel to lenders to Base Titanium Limited in the ongoing financing for the Kwale Mineral Sands Project.

Languages

English 
Kiswahili

Member

Law Society of Kenya

Education

2005 Kenya School of Law Qualifying Examinations
1999 - 2003 University of Nairobi, LLB (Hons)


Kenya

Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Kaplan & Stratton Advocates is a strong player in renewable energy, including solar and geothermal projects, advising a number of major international sponsors. The firm represented Gogar 1 Solar Park in the development of a 50MW solar energy project, one of the first in Kenya. In the infrastructure space, the firm advised Power China International Group, in its role as project sponsor, on the development of the Illasit-Njukiri-Taveta toll road project. Team head Kenneth Kamaitha is noted for the structuring of renewable energy project documents and is supported by experienced figures Sam Wainaina and Nigel Shaw.

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