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Kenya

Banking and finance and capital markets
Banking and finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

MMAN Advocates

MMAN Advocates packs a punch in aviation finance, including for lessors and lenders, with Suzanne Muthaura having a particularly strong standing in this field. Corporate lending is also a key area for the practice, which counts Equity Bank, Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM), Cessna Finance, Barclays Bank of Kenya and BOC Aviation among its client base.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

MMAN Advocates

MMAN Advocates has experienced growth in workouts and corporate restructurings, while remaining active in commercial engagements such as concession contracts and long-term supply contracts, where it represents a number of manufacturers and suppliers. Private equity is another key area, with the firm recently advising Leapfrog Investments on its acquisition of a majority stake in Goodlife Pharmacy. Waringa Njonjo and Suzanne Muthaura are key partners.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

MMAN Advocates

MMAN Advocates impresses in the tax litigation field and recently experienced growth in insolvency cases. Jomo Nyaribo leads the team that represented Standard Chartered Bank Uganda in connection with insolvency proceedings and an enforcement action against a borrower that had operations in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

MMAN Advocates

MMAN Advocates is recommended for employment and pensions work. The firm advises a number of major corporates on their pensions and employee benefit schemes. Carole Ayugi is a leader in pensions matters.

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Kenya

Offices in Nairobi

Legal Developments by:
MMAN Advocates

  • Court of Appeal Sounds Warning to Kenyan Banks Over Title Deed Forgery Syndicate

    The Commercial Bank of Africa Ltd ( CBA ) has obtained a conservatory order at the Court of Appeal in Nairobi ( the Court ) restraining the Cooperative Bank of Kenya Ltd ( Co-op Bank ), Equity Bank Ltd ( Equity ), the Chief Land Registrar and other named Respondents from disposing or dealing in any way with a property in Riruta ( the Property ) pending the hearing and final determination of an intended appeal from the decision of the Environment & Land Court allowing Co-op bank to exercise its statutory power of sale as a first chargee of the Property.
    - Muthaura Mugambi Ayugi & Njonjo Advocates

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