Top 10 Level Firms

By Evans Ochieng, Associate - Litigation

Rachier & Amollo Advocates LLP takes great pride in being counted among the top level firms with uncompromising excellence and professionalism in Kenya. Established in 1998, the firm is privileged to draw expertise from top legal minds and established legal practitioners in maintaining its position as a cutting edge legal service provider. We have a dedicated, vastly experienced and talented team of six partners, namely Ambrose D. O. Rachier, Hon. Dr. Otiende Amollo EBS, MP, Jotham Okome Arwa, Francis Olalo, Stephen Ligunya and Alvin Rachier. The Partners are supported by a number of Associates, Pupils, legal assistants and support staff made up of Human Resource, Operations, Accounts, Marketing, IT and other administrative staff more than 40 in number.

This hard working and dedicated team provides excellent legal services to our wide and ever-expanding client base both nationally and internationally. The Firm has a well-established track record of recruiting top legal minds and using modern technology and up to date legal knowledge in keeping with the Firm’s tradition as a cutting edge legal service provider. Through this, the firm maintains its pedigree as a center for premium service delivery and training of upcoming legal practitioners. 

The Firm emphasizes its high values, responsibility and integrity while dealing with Clients thereby guaranteeing long-term association with Clients and high degree of customer satisfaction. We have a well-established track record in effectively managing a broad roster of clients spreading from banks, healthcare providers, private companies, Government agencies, start-ups and individual clients throughout Kenya all of whom can attest to our proactive focus in providing timely advice and ensure best legal representation.

On practice areas, the firm offers specialized and exceptional services in many emergent practice areas including Consultancies, Legal and Compliance Audits in both private and public sector; Arbitration, Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution; Tax law and Tax Dispute Resolution; Corporate and Finance; Capital Markets; Sports and Entertainment Dispute Resolution; Energy, Oil and Gas law; and Mergers and Acquisitions; Anti-Trust and Anti-Counterfeit; and Corporate restructuring. 

We also enjoy dominant presence in a wide range of traditional practice areas such as Property law, Conveyancing and Real Estate; Litigation; Employment and Labour relation disputes; Immigration Law; Insurance and Banking; Private Equity and Investment Management; Project financing; Healthcare; Environmental Law; Regulatory and Government Affairs; and Intellectual Property.

Our credentials are confirmed by the various awards. Most recently, the Firm was nominated as such as SME Law firm of the Year 2019 in the Nairobi Legal Awards 2019. As part of its larger responsibility to society and to the civil sector to promote the rule of law and other social causes, the Firm sponsors and partners with entities like the Law Society of Kenya (LSK), Kenya Legal and Ethical Issues Network on HIV & AIDS (KELIN); Kituo Cha Sheria, FIDA to offer sensitization and Pro-Bono legal representation to worthy causes.