Mr Paul Ogunde > 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

Dispute Resolution- Litigation / Arbitration.

Position

Paul Ogunde is a Partner in the litigation department at Walker Kontos. His practice focuses on commercial litigation,insolvency, debt recovery and security realisation, intellectual property disputes, litigation surrounding receiverships, employment law, insurance,banking, tax, public procurement and public law litigation in the area of judicial review. Recently, Paul has advised administrators of a listed cement manufacturer on its insolvency affecting subsidiaries in over five (5) jurisdictions. He has also represented financial institutions and insolvency practitioners in many ground breaking court proceedings on the Insolvency Act which is new in Kenya.

Career

September 2001-September 2002:Intern, Hamilton Harrison & Mathews Advocates; September 2002-October 2006: Associate, Hamilton Harrison & Mathews Advocates; November 2006-May 2007: Senior Associate, Njoroge Regeru & Co. Advocates;                  June 2007-December 2011: Senior Associate, Walker Kontos Advocates;                        January 2012: Partner, Walker Kontos Advocates

Languages

English, Swahili

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya, International Commission of Jurists, Member of the joint bar/bench working committee of the Milimani Commercial Courts.

Education

2001: LL.B (Hons.), Bachelor of Laws, Moi University, Kenya, 2002: Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, 1999:Certificate, International Human Rights Law, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria , SA

Leisure

Participating in sports.