Miss Diana Situma > 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 and Conveyancing.

Position

Diana Situma is a partner in the corporate and commercial department. Diana has acted for both local and international clients in core practice areas including: cross-border M&A, Capital Markets, Energy, Insurance, Project Finance, Banking and Real Estate transactions. Recently, she was part of the team that advised Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited in its KES 28billion rights issue, which was the biggest in East Africa, and also on the subscription of untaken shares following the rights issue. She is also currently advising WS Atkins and SNC – Lavalin Group INC on the regulatory approvals required and seeking approval from the Competition Authority of Kenya in the proposed acquisition of WS Atkins by SNC-Lavalin Group INC.

Career

Associate: Walker Kontos Advocates (2005 – 2012), Partner: Walker Kontos Advocates (2013)

Languages

English, Kiswahili.

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya; Institute of Certified Secretaries of Kenya.

Education

LL.B (Hons) University of Nairobi, Kenya (2004); Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Nairobi (2006); Certified Public Secretary of Kenya (2011); Certified Public Accountant Graduate (2011).

Leisure

Reading, swimming, theatre.