Prof. Tom Ojienda

Advocate of the High Court,Kenya

Prof. Tom Ojienda

Advocate of the High Court,Kenya

Biography

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.