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PRACTICE AREAS

We are engaged in matters of virtually every discipline of the law. We act on instructions without delay and keep our clients updated and aware of all progress made in their matters while ensuring the time taken on a given task is most reasonable.

a. CONVEYANCING & PROPERTY LAW
We are involved in the preparing and registering of charges, mortgages, assignments, property transfers, drafting conveyances, debentures, trusts and all bank securities, leases, reconveyances and litigation connected thereof. We also conduct searches, investigate titles and recover debts mainly for banks and rent collection for our landlord-clients.

b. COMMERCIAL LAW
We provide advisory services to our corporate clients and are involved in the establishment and local registration of corporations and business entities. We are involved in the preparation of partnerships, trusts, agency contracts, licence agreements construction of insurance policies, shareholders and management contracts. We have vast experience in creation of securities and advising in bond matters.

c. LITIGATION and ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Our litigation department is headed by two partners handling mainly commercial, civil and personal law matters. We ensure that our clients are competently and adequately represented in the subordinate courts, high court, court of appeal, tribunals and in arbitral and administrative proceedings.

d. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW
In this area we undertake the application and registration of Intellectual Property rights on trademarks, Patents, Industrial Designs, Utility models and Technovations and Litigation on Intellectual property rights. In Litigation, we conduct Trademark oppositions and expurgement proceedings before the Registrar of Trademarks.

We also undertake infringement, revocation and annulment proceedings before the Intellectual Property Tribunal and all appeals emanating thereof before the High Court and Court of Appeal.
We maintain the intellectual Property rights in their respective registers including; renewals, assignments, change of name and address e.t.c. on trademarks, patents, designs, technovations and any other work related to intellectual property matters.

e. PERSONAL LAW AND PRACTICE
We handle personal law matters such as local and international adoptions, guardianship, preparation of wills, alteration and revival of wills, application for grant of probate and letters of administration.

We also act for our clients in proceedings for divorce, nullity of marriages, judicial separation, division of matrimonial property, inheritance, disputes of custody and maintenance of children.

In matters of personal law, our firm's policy is to advise our clients to attempt mediation in order to minimize exposure and trauma involved in such proceedings.

f. EMPLOYMENT LAW
We offer consultative services to our corporate clients in issues of collective bargaining agreements, restrictive covenants, pensions and benefits and employee remunerations. We are also involved in the preparation of employment and service contracts.

We represent individual clients in matters of unlawful termination from work, recovery of benefits, breach of employment contracts and service agreements and damages for workman injuries.

We assist our clients with immigration law and work permits.

g. CRIMINAL LAW
We defend our clients in criminal proceedings especially matters arising from non-compliance with statutory requirements such as in NEMA matters, immigration, traffic, inspectorate, physical planning and licensing laws.

h. ADMIRALTY & MARITIME LAW
We undertake litigation arising from all types of maritime insurance and salvage, towage, ship arrest, pollution, demurrage and passenger claims. We also provide advisory services in matters of appraisal and sale of marine vessels.
 
 
Mwangi - Njenga & Company 2013