"A superficial knowledge is not enough. It must be a knowledge capable of analyzing a situation quickly and making an immediate decision." - Cavett Robert

Founded in 2009, Mutua Waweru and Company Advocates has steadily grown to become one of Kenya's best regarded law firms. The firm is well known for providing consistently excellent and unparalleled legal services.

Our practice focusses on complex commercial business transactions, litigation, banking and finance, real estate and general property conveyancing, employment and labour matters as well as private client work. We represent clients in major business matters nationally, and always place their business interests as a priority.

The firm regularly handles high value transactions for clients and has accordingly taken out commensurate Professional Indemnity Cover of upto Kshs. 300,000,000.00.

Signing an agreement for legal consultancy services
  1. Advising an American based social impact fund with with operations in Kenya on the legal and regulatory issues touching on their lending activities in Kenya
  2. Reviewing the security documents portfolio in Kenya of an international commercial bank conducting banking business in Kenya and advising on conformity with the law and corrective measures incase of discrepancies
  3. Handling the perfection of security over land and other assets for various lenders, in many cases where the amount secured is well over USD 1,000,000.00
  4. Reviewing standard contractual documents for a fast growing savings and credit co-operative society regulated by the SACCO Societies Regulatory Authority, for use in connection with their lending business.
  5. Acting for a property developer in connection with the selling and leasing aspects of resdential units in a multi-unit residential development complex, including handling registration of mortgages where the buyers are financed through local banks
  6. Defending a suit seeking injuctive relief against a leading local bank in an attempt to restrain the bank from enforcing its security of a legal charge over a high-end commercial premises valued at over Kshs. 300,000,000.00
  7. Acting in a labour despute relating to unlawful termination of employment of the Vice Chanceller of a leading private university
  8. Acting in the acquisition of a large parcel of land for purposes of subdivision and onward sale of the subdivisions, including all aspects of due diligence and formulating of standard documents for use in the onward sale transactions that cover the interest of the financier
  9. Pursuing debt recovery matters for a major bank in connection with their unsecured book
  10. Advising a Canadian based manufacturer on an executive employment contract for a Sales Executive in Kenya, including advising on certain restrictions arising from his prior employment with a competitor in Kenya
  11. Acting for a corporate client before the Media Complaints Commissionagainst a Daily Newspaper
  12. Acting for an insurance company in defence of a claim in excess of Kshs. 10,000,000.00 based on alleged breach of a fidelity guarantee insurance contract
  13. Prosecuting a constitutional petition against a leading public university challenging the expulsion of a student on alleged disciplinary ground
  14. Numerous other matters including incorporation of companies, probate and succession matters and defending insurance claims.

George Mutua Molo - Managing Partner

From a humble beginning a few years back, our firm has gone through a tremendous journey of transformation to become a preferred provider of practical legal solutions to the business client in Kenya. Our practice and clientele in the areas of banking, commercial litigation, general property conveyancing and advising on commercial transactions have grown exponentially.

We continue to build a disciplined, dedicated and loyal team of professionals with a singular and collective aim of providing excellent legal services, guided by our founding pillars which are:

  1. Focus on the client and delivery of practical legal solutions
  2. Highest professional standards and intergrity in all dealings
  3. Mutual respect, support and authentic communication

We are proud to now represent major banks and financial institutions, corporate entities and distinguished business people in numerous transactions. Most of our clients rate our services highly, as you will see from comments received from some of them which we have, with their permission, included in this website.

We welcome your partnership with us as a client, and assure you of our continued commitment to the stated pillars. We are certain that in us, you will find a law firm that you can rely on, and together we will forge a leading partnership.