Ms Noella Lubano > Oraro & Company Advocates > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Oraro & Company Advocates
ACK GARDEN ANNEX
6TH FLOOR, 1ST NGONG AVENUE
NAIROBI
Kenya

Work Department

Arbitration
Asset Tracing & Recoveries
Dispute Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

Noella is a Partner at Oraro & Company Advocates and a recognised dispute resolution and arbitration expert. She specialises in the tracing and recovery of assets, commercial litigation, employment and labour disputes, and shareholder disputes but is well regarded for her international arbitration and insolvency & restructuring expertise.

She is ranked by Chambers Global 2020 in Dispute Resolution and lauded as “very determined” with “outstanding client handling skills.” IFLR1000 in their 2020 rankings praised Noella as a very competent and knowledgeable lawyer, saying “…she is very skilled at arbitration and insolvency matters in the region”. Legal 500 also recognised her in the 2010 rankings as a Next Generation Partner, with sources saying she is ‘responsive, conducts very good and well thought out research, and is approachable and witty.’

Noella was recently recognised as one of “Africa’s 50 Most Promising Young Arbitrators 2020” by the Association of Young Arbitrators.

Noella is an eloquent speaker. She spoke on various topics around International Arbitration at the International Arbitration Conference in Kigali, Rwanda in 2017, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in 2018 and Nairobi, Kenya in 2019. She has also shared her legal insights across the globe including in the United Kingdom and Austria.

Languages

English and Kiswahili

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya
East Africa Law Society 
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Education

Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Kenya
LLB, University of Nairobi, Kenya
LLM, University of Cape Town, South Africa