Kenneth Kamaitha > Kaplan & Stratton Advocates > Nairobi, Kenya > Lawyer Profile

Kaplan & Stratton Advocates
9TH FLOOR, WILLIAMSON HOUSE
4TH NGONG AVENUE
PO BOX 40111-00100 NAIROBI
Kenya
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Work Department

Corporate Commerical

Position

Partner

Career

Ken has been a partner at Kaplan & Stratton since 2012. Ken practices in the corporate commercial department of the firm and his work involves advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory and compliance in the energy and mining sectors and business establishment. He also heads the firm’s company secretarial service.

Some of the notable transactions Ken has been involved in include: acting for KLM in the debt restructuring of Kenya Airways; acting for Panalpina Welltransport in establishing its perishables logistics business in Kenya through acquisition of two leading logistics companies in Kenya; acting as local counsel to lenders to Base Titanium Limited in the ongoing financing for the Kwale Mineral Sands Project.

Languages

English 
Kiswahili

Memberships

Law Society of Kenya

Education

2005 Kenya School of Law Qualifying Examinations
1999 – 2003 University of Nairobi, LLB (Hons)

Lawyer Rankings

Kenya > Privatisation and projects

Kaplan & Stratton Advocates has a strong track record in renewable energy and road infrastructure projects. The firm acts for sponsors, lenders and investors, including foreign clients, on road infrastructure and renewable energy project developments, project financings and acquisitions. Kenneth Kamaitha and Sam Wainaina are hugely experienced. Nigel Shaw left to launch NBMA Advocates LLP.