Jared Kangwana & Co Advocates LLP in association with Clyde & Co strengthens disputes offering

  • Press Releases 10 June 2024 10 June 2024
  • Africa

  • Dispute Resolution

Jared Kangwana & Co Advocates LLP, in association with Clyde & Co has announced the appointment of George Ndung'u as a partner in its Dispute Resolution practice in Nairobi, Kenya.

Jared Kangwana & Co Advocates LLP in association with Clyde & Co strengthens disputes offering

George is a well-respected disputes lawyer with a wealth of experience representing multinationals in complex litigation across Kenyan courts and forums. He has experience in all forms of dispute resolution, largely Court of Appeal and High Court litigation and commercial disputes ranging from intellectual property, technology, corporate governance, minority oppression, debt recovery, data protection, employment and labour relations and constitutional law disputes.

George represents a diverse portfolio of local and international clients across various sectors including consumer goods and retail, financial services, technology and telecommunications, logistics, insurance and real estate. Prior to joining Clyde & Co, George worked in Bowmans' dispute resolution department.

Jared Kangwana, Managing Partner of the Kenya office, says: "We are delighted to welcome George to the team. His deep industry experience and understanding of the Kenyan market will be of great value to our domestic and international clients. George's appointment aligns with the firm's strategic objective of continuing to enhance its commercial disputes offering."

George Ndung'u comments: "The legal landscape in Kenya has become increasingly complex and sophisticated, and to navigate it successfully requires a diverse skillset. The rise of new technologies has expanded legal disputes to encompass new areas like data protection and technology. I am excited to join Clyde & Co and build on the firm's global reputation of providing a best-in-class dispute resolution service for our clients in this dynamic environment."

Clyde & Co's association with Jared Kangwana & Co Advocates LLP operates as a fully integrated office and combines more than 12 years of experience in the Kenyan market. The team of 11 legal professionals on the ground advise on matters arising from M&A activity and commercial operations, including antitrust, corporate & commercial, employment, environmental, insurance, intellectual property, real estate and regulatory law issues. The disputes practice advises both local and international clients on all types of commercial disputes, including those relating to intellectual property, technology and data protection, corporate governance, debt recovery, employment and labour relations, and constitutional law, before all major Courts and Tribunals.

Clyde & Co is one of the largest international law firms operating on the continent, offering both local and cross-border legal services with deep-rooted market knowledge based on over 20 years of experience, supporting clients operating and investing in emerging markets across Sub-Saharan Africa.

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