Mr Kiragu Kimani > Dentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Dentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews
1ST FLOOR, DELTA OFFICE SUITES, BLOCK A, OFF WAIYAKI WAY, MUTHANGARI
PO BOX 30333-00100
NAIROBI
Kenya
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Tax, Banking.

Position

Kiragu has over 28 years’ experience in constitutional matters, tax litigation, procurement disputes, commercial litigation, real estate litigation and arbitration. He has handled complex energy and tax disputes and represents multinational firms, local firms and departments of the Government of Kenya. He has recently been involved in a highly contentious matter regarding the election of the President of Kenya which is probably the country’s single most important case since independence having regard to the impact on the socio-political and economic landscape.

Career

Kiragu joined Hamilton Harrison & Mathews in 1988.  He has extensive experience in commercial litigation and arbitration and in various aspects of banking law, state corporations, insurance law and commercial law.

Languages

English, Swahili.

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya.

Education

1998: University of Nairobi, Bachelor of Laws.

Lawyer Rankings

Kenya > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Kiragu KimaniDentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews

Dentons Hamilton Harrison & Mathews remains highly rated for constitutional and administrative law disputes, banking and insurance cases, along with tax, employment, and energy and infrastructure matters. The firm is also becoming increasingly prominent in international arbitration. Head of the litigation department, Kenneth Fraser SC has nearly 50 years experience in litigation and arbitration, and continues to act in some of the biggest banking and insurance cases in the market. Kiragu Kimani is also hugely experienced, notably in commercial and tax disputes. Michi Kirimi provides further senior-level experience in banking and insurance, employment, constitutional and commercial disputes.