Odhiambo & Odhiambo Advocates

Dr. Ruth Aura-Odhiambo

Dr. Aura-Odhiambo is a managing partner in the firm. She holds a Doctorate Degree in Law (LL.D) from the University of Pretoria (International Law), a Master of Law degree (LL.M) from the University of Zimbabwe and another Master in Policy Studies from University of Forte Hare & Zimbabwe; and a Bachelor of Law degree (LL.B) from the University of Nairobi.

Dr. Aura-Odhiambo has a bias on Commercial, International Human Rights, Labour and Employment, Company Law, conveyancing, litigation as well as research, policy review and development and legislative drafting.

Dr. Aura-Odhiambo has undertaken research for various state, private, and multinational agencies, including the government of Kenya, East African Community (EAC), African Union (AU), ACORD, USAID, the United Nations, ARD-Washington, Landesa among others, on various areas of legal reforms, human rights, gender and climate change and policy formulation.

Dr. Aura-Odhiambo is a senior lecturer at Egerton University and the current Chairperson of the Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA – Kenya). She has served in various boards, worked in a multicultural environment and is geographically mobile.

Membership

  • Law Society of Kenya
  • Federation of Women Lawyers Kenyan
  • The East Africa Law Society
  • Rift Valley Law Society
  • International Bar Association
  • Commonwealth Lawyers Association
  • European Lawyers Association
  • Pan African Lawyers Union
  • African Network of Constitutional Lawyers (ANCL)
  • Golden Key International Honour Society
  • East African Wildlife Society 

Contact & Position

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  • Position: Managing Partner

Prof. Ojienda, Senior Counsel (SC)

Prof. Ojienda, SC is an experienced Advocate of the High Court of more than 21 years standing. He holds a Doctorate Degree in Law (LL.D) from the University of South Africa (2010), a Master of Law degree (LL.M) from King’s College London (1995) and a bachelor of Law degree (LL.B) from the University of Nairobi (1991). Prof. Ojienda, SC has taught Law at Moi University, Kenya, for over ten years.

He has consulted for various state agencies, private entities, county governments and multinational agencies. He has represented various private individuals, state corporations, private companies, county governments, county assemblies, state agencies, multinational agencies in various courts all the way from Subordinate Courts, High Court, Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court.

Prof. Ojienda, SC, has consulted for various agencies and represented parties in varied areas of Law including Forensic Legal Audits, Election Petitions; Constitutional and Judicial Review; Commercial and banking Law; Company Law; Labour and Employment Law; Land and Rates Law; Insurance Law; East Africa Community Law, Intellectual Property Law; Taxation Law and Policy;

Mining Law and Devolution Law. Prof. Ojienda, SC has published various books and peer reviewed articles; consulted for various agencies and presented papers in various countries including United States of America, United Arab Emirates, Britain, Holland, Hungary, France, Isle of Man, South Africa, Mozambique, Germany, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Cote D’Voire, Ghana, Togo, Egypt, Cameroon, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Nigeria, Senegal, Brazil and Argentina.

Prof Ojienda, SC fluently speaks, writes and understands English, French and Kiswahili and is thus able to represent clients from various jurisdictions and backgrounds. Prof Ojienda, SC has served in various Commissions and tribunals in Kenya.

Membership

  • Law Society of Kenya
  • East Africa Law Society
  • International Bar Association
  • Commonwealth Lawyers Association
  • European Lawyers Association 
  • Pan African Lawyers Union

Contact & Position

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  • Position: Managing Partner

About Us

Contact us

Nakumatt Westside Mall, 2nd Floor,
Kenyatta Avenue Next to KFA Roundabout,
P.O. BOX 15142 - 20100,
Nakuru.
Tel: +254 - 051 - 2213149/2215622
Fax: +254 - 0512215622
Email:info@odhiamboandodhiambo.co.ke