Legal market overview in Kenya

Kenya has a developing legal market, which comprises international firms and domestic start-ups. The premier firms in Kenya are largely affiliated with a cross-border network or are part of an alliance with global international powerhouses. Dentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews and CMS Daly Inamdar Advocates are confirmation of the significant presence of international firms in Kenya. Additionally, Anjarwalla & Khanna is a founder of the Africa Legal Network, while Iseme, Kamau & Maema Advocates is a key member of DLA Piper Africa.There is no shortage of competition in Kenya, with multiple firms climbing the ranks. Among them is ENSafrica, which has been involved in impressive corporate matters since the establishment of its Nairobi office in 2019. Other names to watch include Kieti Law LLP, which recently formed an alliance with elite South Africa-based firm Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr.