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Nyawira Kinyua
Nyawira Kinyua
Partner

Nyawira Kinyua is a Partner at the firm and an Advocate of over 10 years in practice with a rich and vast experience in the Law having previously worked in both private practice and public service.

A certified Corporate governance advisor, Nyawira has extensive skills and knowledge in advising and representing both local and multinational business entities, Fintechs, SACCOs, Small Medium Enterprises(SMEs) and startup companies on a wide array of matters ranging from business formation, restructuring & transfer, Banking and Finance Law, Company Secretarial Services, Tax Compliance and General Regulatory Compliance.

Nyawira has guided private companies and other organizations in determining their compliance levels through Legal compliance audits as well as advised clients in Competition, Anti- Trust & Consumer Protection. She also advises clients in all aspects of Employment and Labour relations.

Nyawira has acquired exceptional experience in representing clients in wide ranging transactions including acquisitions and dispositions, mortgage loans and other structured financing, perfection of securities, equity financing, joint ventures, property management and leasing transactions.

Her experience in public service honed her expertise in legal research; built a strong capacity in policy formulation and expertise in Legal drafting and writing. She has participated in the formulation of various laws, regulations, manuals, policies and publications geared towards the expediency of judicial service. She has also issued several Public procurement advisories.

Before joining A & S Nyawira was a founding Partner at Mutune, Kinyua Advocates where she was a Co-Managing Partner. Before then she worked at the Judicial Service Commission as Legal Counsel in the Commissions’ Secretariat for a period of 5 years. Before joining the Judicial Service Commission, Nyawira worked at Kairu McCourt Advocates as Senior Associate and Team leader.

Practice Areas

Nyawiras’ areas of specialization include Business establishment Support, Corporate Governance Advisory, Legal Compliance & Governance Audit, Company Secretarial Services, Intellectual Property , Public Procurement Advisory, Tax & Statutory Compliance Banking & Finance, Competition, Anti- Trust & Consumer Protection , Employment disputes and Advisory, Real Estate & Estate Planning, Joint Venture arrangements, Insolvency and Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, International & Cross Border Transactions, Fund Formulation, Securities, Corporate & Commercial Litigation and Mediation.

Education and Professional Affiliations

She holds a Bachelor of Law Degree (Hons) from the University of Nairobi Kenya (UoN), a post graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law (KSL), Certification in Corporate Governance from the Centre of Corporate Governance (CCG) and Certification as a Professional Mediator from Mediation Training Institute of East Africa (MTI).

She is a Notary Public, Commissioner for oaths and a Registered patent agent. She is a member of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK), the East African Law Society (EALS), the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK) and the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators (ICMC).

 

Nyawira is passionate about giving back to the community and is a Charter member of the Rotary Club of Lavington Jioni

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Andrew & Steve Advocates
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Western Heights, 2nd Floor,
Karuna Road, Westlands
P.O. Box 52 - 00606,Sarit Centre, 

Nairobi, Kenya

Tel: +254 707 324 113 / 202 324 113
Email: as@asadvocates.co.ke

 

 

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