Mr Peter M Mwangi > Walker Kontos Advocates > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Walker Kontos Advocates
HAKIKA HOUSE, BISHOPS ROAD
PO BOX 60680 - 00200
NAIROBI
Kenya
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Work Department

Corporate / Commercial & Real Estate.

Position

Peter Muhiu Mwangi is a partner at Walker Kontos’ commercial and corporate department. Peter advises on complex real estate, private equity and capital market matters. On account of his stellar reputation in real estate matters, Peter has been appointed to various task forces  on land law including most recently the task force on the recently gazetted Regulations under the Land Act and the Land Registration Act. Peter also advises on acquisitions, restructuring and insolvency disposals. Recently he acted for the World Bank Group in carrying out a comprehensive review on the legal and regulatory framework for the setting up and operation of the Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company.

Career

Partner: Walker Kontos (1996);  Associate: Walker Kontos (1994);  Legal Assistant: Walker Kontos (1993);  Advocate of the High Court of Kenya (1995); Commissioner for Oaths (1999); Notary Public (2006) 

Languages

English, Kiswahili.

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya; Institute of Certified Public Secretaries, Kenya; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Kenya Branch; Law Society of Kenya, Conveyancing Committee; Committee on Preparation of Regulations under the Land Acts, Kenya; Law Society’s Land and Environment Committee

Education

LL.B (Hons) University of Nairobi, Kenya (1992); Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Nairobi (1994); MSc in Finance and Finance Law, University of London (SOAS) (2007); Examinations for admission to membership, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Kenya Branch (2001).

Leisure

Nature walks and runs.