Mrs Martha Gitonga Muturi > 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 and Commercial Department

Position

Martha is a partner in the corporate and commercial department specializing in Mergers and Acquisitions including Cross-Border Acquisitions, Banking, Commercial and Corporate Finance, Conveyancing and Property Law, General Insurance and Employment Law. In addition, Martha is regularly involved in legal regulatory work.

Recent prominent transactions that Martha has been involved in include: acting for I&M Insurance Agencies Limited, a bancassurance agency which is a wholly owned subsidiary of our client I&M Bank Limited, in the purchase of 100% of the shares in Youjays Insurance Brokers Limited and advising Zahid Group Holding LLC in the acquisition of 100% of all the issued shares of Blackwood Hodge (Kenya) Limited, one of the leading generator specialists, domiciled in Kenya dealing in power generating sets in Kenya and Uganda, by one of Zahid’s subsidiaries, Tamgo International Limited.

Career

Martha trained as a pupil at Walker Kontos from 2006 to 2008 when she was admitted to the Roll of Advocates after which she worked with the firm as an associate. She later on became a partner with the firm in 2015.

Languages

English, Kiswahili, Kikuyu

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya

Education

2006: LL.B. (Hons.), Bachelor of Laws, University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2007: Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, 2010: Certified Public Secretary of the Institute of Public Secretaries of Kenya, Certified Public Accountant Kenya (CPA) Section III

Leisure

Reading and travelling