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HAKIKA HOUSE, BISHOPS ROAD, PO BOX 60680 - 00200, NAIROBI, KENYA
Tel:
Work +254 20 271 3023-6
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Fax +254 20 271 8429
Email:
Web:
www.walkerkontos.com
Walker Kontos Advocates, Gregory Karungo, Nairobi, KENYA

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Gregory Karungo

Tel:
Work +254 20 2713023-6
Email:
Web:
www.walkerkontos.com
Walker Kontos Advocates

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Gregory Karungo is a Litigation & Disputes Resolution Partner at Walker Kontos. He has acquired sixteen years of outstanding litigation expertise in banking, tax, receiverships, real estate, intellectual property, employment, probate, arbitration and mining.

His credo is to achieve the quickest possible solution at an affordable cost to his clients, without compromising on the quality of legal services rendered. Greg’s attention to detail and innovative litigation strategies have seen him secure major wins in and out of the courtroom for his Clients. He is currently Lead Counsel in a dramatic high stake multi-million dollar mining, land rights and tax dispute in the High Court pitting his Client, international giant Tata Chemicals Limited against the County Government of Kajiado.

Greg is also a strong supporter of alternative forms of dispute resolution including reconciliation, mediation, arbitration and traditional dispute resolution mechanisms that are consistent with the Constitution of Kenya.

Career

2011 - Partner, Walker Kontos; 2003 - 2010 Associate, Walker Kontos; 2001-2002 Legal Assistant, Walker Kontos

Languages

Swahili, English

Member

Law Society of Kenya, East African Law Society

Education

2007: LL.M Banking Law (Hons) University of South Africa, 2003: Certificate, International Food Law and Regulations, Michigan State University, 2003: Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law, Nairobi, 2001: LL.B (Hons.), University of Nairobi, Kenya, 1997: Diploma, Information Technology, Institute of Data Processing & Management (IDPM) (UK)

Leisure

Farming


Kenya

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Walker Kontos Advocates has acted in some of the biggest insolvency cases of recent years and has earned roles on a series of arbitration-related court proceedings. The team acted for Equity Bank in a breach of contract claim against the County Government of Narok. Gregory Karungo and Paul Ogunde are the key partners.

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