By Chris Ojow
The East and Central Africa Super power, one
among top six influential States and the most
developed Nations economically, infrastructural
and in democracy Kenya has a majority of the
sharp, great and finest Advocates of the High
Court in the World.
A lawyer is a person whose job is to give advice
about the law and prepare court cases or speak
for one side or behalf of his client of a case
before a law court.
A lawyer is also a highly valued person in the
Country who practises Law as an Advocate and
they are usually referred as Attorneys,
Barristers, Canonists especially those in the
Military, Officers of the Court, the Bar when they
are many, Advocates or simply call them Public
Lawyers usually represents the parties in
Criminal or Civil trials by presenting evidence
and arguing in support of their clients before
Courts of law or Tribunal, they also act on
behalf of their clients in signing trade deals
Some of the finest lawyers in Kenya are: James
Bob Aggrey Orengo, he’s a Senior Counsel
the undisputed a walking Constitution of Kenya.
The Doyen Senior Counsel cuts the niche of a
distinguished jurist and legislator in Kenya.
Orengo is also a veteran politician second in
Country liberators of the democratic freedom,
Orengo is the only politician who has been
elected severally without printing a single
poster advertising his candidature.
In 2017 General election Orengo made history,
successfully petitioning the disputed General
election and won after the Kenyan Supreme
Court the Highest Court on the land nullified the
ruling Jubilee win, Orengo is also a well known
human rights activist and currently the elected
Siaya County Senator.
Paul Muite, Senior Counsel he’s an experienced
veteran and distinguished lawyer who fought for
the multiparty democracy in the second
liberators of the Republic of Kenya .
Hon .Martha Karua Kenya’s Iron lady who vied
for the Gubernatorial position and lost to
controversial lady politician Waiguru, Martha
Karua belongs to the aphorism of “First Among
Equals”.She has unparalleled skills in law.
Prof. Tom Ojienda, Senior Counsel the Great
Professor has contributed immensely to the
field of Academia and litigation. He has
successfully urged and settled numerous
jurisprudence in Kenya and across the common
wealth jurisdiction, Prof Tom Ojienda is also a
former Kenyan Judicial employer having been
elected to seat at the panel of Judicial Service
Commission for several years.
Nelson Havi, he is the legally elected President
of the law society of Kenya. He is the bravest
and First class skilled Lion of litigation. He is
the only roaring Lion in Kenya’s juridical plains
in these times timid.
Julie Soweto, She is a distinguished practitioner
of law and Guru of Constitutional law. She is a
rare breed of distinction.
Felix Keaton Kiprono, the youthful lawyer
represents zeal and passion in the legal
profession.He is a distinguished Commercial
and Criminal law lawyer.
Otiende Amollo, he is a distinguished lawyer
and an elected legislator, who has initiated
several developments in his Constituency .
Alex Gatundu, He is one of the best brainy
lawyers in Kenya.He is known for his unparalled
skills in litigation.
Kipchumba Murkomen, the elected Senator was
a lead lawyer in the Sudi case . He is a
distinguished Academician , Legislator and
Lawyer. He is a rare blend and one of the Great
Lawyers in Kenya.
Kioko kilukumi is one of the veteran advocate of
the high Court and very loyal, down to earth.
Ahmed Nassir is a senior counsel, very
controversial and the Country President Lawyer
together with soft spoken Fred Ngatia.
Cecil Miller the veteran lawyer who has chosen
a low profile lifestyle and he’s currently
representing the Nairobi County Governor in
several Anti Corruption cases before various
Senior Magistrates at Milimani Anti Corruption
Top Criminal lawyers Cliff Ombetta and
Danstan Omari are the most famous within the
Country, where all the accused being charged
With murder allegations and fraudulently
obtaining run for their help to purchase for their
freedom, where they usually succeed by bailing
Not forgetting the youthful promising
Advocates, the likes of, Abdul hakim, David
Ayuo, Anthony Oluoch the law maker, Opondo
Kaluma, Shadrack Wambui, Collins Kosele and
the list is endless.