Capital Markets

We have successfully advised on some of the major deals in corporate mergers and acquisitions in the region, acted as legal counsel for both acquirers and targets, and advised on legal aspects

Corporate & Commercial Law

We offer advisory services in all areas of securities law, public offers and listings, privatizations, rights issues, equity and debt issues and corporate restructuring.

Corporate Finance

Our aptitude in assisting corporate clients maximise shareholder value through both long and short-term financing transactions, enables us to act for lenders and borrowers alike

Dispute Resolution

We act in specialised commercial dispute resolution on behalf of select clients who entrust us with complex commercial disputes requiring arbitration and other alternative resolution mechanisms.

Employment & Immigration Law

Our Employment and Immigration function assists clients in setting up Employee Share Ownership Plans, alongside executive compensation and incentive schemes.

Real Estate & Conveyancing

We extend our legal advisory services in the real estate sector to property developers, property buyers and financiers. This entails structuring of development projects

Effective And Pragmatic Legal Solutions


KN Law LLP is a boutique corporate and commercial law firm operating from Nairobi, Kenya, with a regional reach across multiple jurisdictions and with a Liaison office in London. We have selected the very top lawyers in their respective fields, each with unique experience and demonstrated expertise, to make up a well-rounded team that works well together and with our clients. Our proven experience and proficiency in providing legal advisory to local and multi-national corporations and high-net-worth individuals is the core of our practice. We offer innovative, efficient and practical legal solutions through our team of highly trained, skilled and expert lawyers. Our brief is simple: to ensure that our service offering not only meets clients’ expectations, but continually surpasses them.


We immerse ourselves in both our clients’ businesses and their specific needs. Our approach ultimately compels insights that inform novel and pragmatic legal solutions. By understanding our client’s business, we are able to dispense quality bespoke legal advice in a most practical and cost-efficient manner.


  • A team of experienced lawyers and support staff with big-firm and corporate experience
  • The flexibility and attention to detail of a medium-sized firm
  • An enthusiastic, energetic and professional approach
To be recognised as a premier corporate and commercial law firm within Africa and beyond.
To exceed our clients’ expectations by providing superior and innovative legal services.
Integrity – we act ethically in all our dealings
Efficiency – we deliver within agreed timelines and budgets
Quality – we do not compromise on quality

Company Updates

Chambers 'Investing In... 2022' Global Practice Guide

We are proud to have contributed to the Chambers ‘Investing In… 2022’ Global Practice Guide. In this edition, we were honoured to share our unique perspectives of the Kenyan Landscape under several sub-topics. The Investing In… 2022 guide features 32 jurisdictions.

The guide provides the latest information on foreign direct investment, market trends, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and disclosure/reporting, capital markets, antitrust/competition, tax, employment and labour, and IP and data protection. Download guide

KN Law Newsletter

Q2 2022 Newsletter

While the current global economic performance is not a recession, it does however point to tough times ahead. Cognizant of the interesting times we live in, we decided to focus on insolvency matters in this edition of our Newsletter. We have looked at concerns for directors of financially distressed entities, principles for successfully restructuring insolvent entities, and at interesting and informative decisions from Kenyan courts on insolvency matters.

We hope the Q2 Newsletter will provide you with useful insights on the options law provides to distressed businesses, and prepare you for any storms ahead. Download Newsletter

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(+254) 20 386 1305/ 1306/ 1307
London: Berkeley Suite, 35 Berkeley Square, Mayfair London, W1J 5BF
(+44) 20 7692 1873

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