Kotonya Njoroge LLP is a full service law firm in Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya of youthful and energetic lawyers with experience in diverse areas of legal practice. The firm offers legal services in Dispute Resolution (Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation), Banking, Commercial Transactions, Capital Markets, Telecommunications, Energy, Oil and Gas, Environment, Intellectual Property, Public Procurement, Debt Collection, Tax, Real Estate/Property/Conveyancing, Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) and Privatization.

Founded in 2018

2 Offices

10 people in their team

Practice areas
Lawsuits & Disputes
Bankruptcy & Debt
Employment & Labor
Intellectual Property
Real Estate
Media, Technology and Telecoms

Languages spoken

Social media

Practice areas


Banking & Finance
Business Registration
Due Diligence
Merger & Acquisition
New Business Formation
Oil, Gas & Energy

Kotonya Njoroge LLP boasts of a team of highly qualified and experienced commercial lawyers with a wealth of local and international experience and talent to provide quality legal services. Our team can manage everything from buy-ins and buy-outs, joint ventures, and franchising, to supply of goods/services agreements, and distribution agreements.

Lawsuits & Disputes

ADR Mediation & Arbitration
Class Action

Kotonya Njoroge LLP dispute resolution department. Its key areas of legal services encompasses civil and commercial litigation, employment disputes, public procurement reviews, local and international arbitrations and corporate recoveries.


Child Custody
Child Support
Child Visitation
Divorce & Separation

Kotonya Njoroge LLP specialize in providing families with considered, practical and sensitive advice on all family law matters.

Bankruptcy & Debt

Debt & Collection

Our corporate insolvency team understands the uncertainty and pressures that both debtors and creditors face.We are known for our tenacity consistency, forthrightness, ingenuity and exemplary client service that has ensured that we continue to grow and curve a niche for ourselves as a respected debt collection firm preferred by many clients throughout the Republic of Kenya.

Employment & Labor

Employment Rights
Labor Law
Wrongful Termination

Our lawyers advise on all employment law issues, whether contentious or non-contentious, offering a high quality and rapid-response service. We also work with employers to create individually designed contracts, policies and HR procedures. We have advised on matters ranging from sensitive severance issues to issues of corporate governance and more standard disciplinary and grievance issues.

Intellectual Property


Our specialist intellectual property and technology lawyers work closely with clients to develop, protect, promote and enforce their intellectual property rights. We advise on all aspects of the exploitation and use of intellectual property rights and the acquisition and use of information technology products and services. We work for companies in a variety of industries and our specialist intellectual property expertise ensures that we are able to provide cost effective advice that is commercially sound and practical. Our lawyers are also experienced in both contentious and non-contentious enforcement of intellectual property rights relating to expungement, infringement and opposition proceedings in respect of patents, plant breeders rights, unregistered and registered designs, copyright and database rights, image rights, domain names, trade marks and the law of passing off. We handle and advise on registration of various IP rights through local, regional and international registries. 

Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate
Housing, Construction & Development
Landlord & Tenant

Kotonya Njoroge LLP is premier law firm in banking and property law in Kenya and it maintains a broad banking transactional, regulatory and operational practice. The Property Department constantly advises major Clients in the region on a full range of legal issues confronting the industry. The members of the department have a wide range of experience advising banks and financial institutions on the structuring of financial products, secured lending and asset financing.
As a value adding service, the Firm’s banking law specialists will offer training to Bank employees on the laws relating to the business and processes of banks in Kenya. The Firm’s lawyers may also on invitation give talks to various players in the Banking industry/stakeholders of the client on various aspects and challenges of banking law. Kotonya Njoroge LLP boasts of a team of highly qualified and experienced commercial lawyers with a wealth of local and international experience and talent to provide quality legal services



Dependent Visa
Permanent Residency
Work Permit

Our immigration lawyers provide specialist advice in the field of immigration law encompassing a range of services covering temporary residence applications, including visas, special passes, work(entry) permits and accompanying spouse or parent permits (dependant’s passes) and determination of citizenship status.


Bad Faith Insurance
Insurance Defense

Our lawyers advise on all aspects of insurance and reinsurance law, whether corporate, regulatory or contentious. Our mix of specialist skills and experience has resulted in a industry focused team committed to the highest standards of client service.

Media, Technology and Telecoms

Advertising and Marketing
Cyber Law, Data Privacy and Data Protection
Information Technology
Media and Entertainment
Technology Transactions
Telecommunications and Broadcast

We have advised on some of the largest and most complex transactions in the telecommunications sector in Kenya as well as on routine vanilla mergers and acquisitions not only in Kenya but across borders in Africa. We also have advised on strategic joint ventures and partnering arrangements common in this sector. We continue to advise on telecoms privatisations and licensing, telecoms capital markets, telecoms financing, regulation and competition compliance in the telecoms sector and so on.

Our Partners and Associates

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Njoroge Ng'ang'a

Head of Corporate Commercial, Business Establishment & Real Estate/Property Practice

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Mark Kotonya

Head of Litigation, Dispute Resolution & Tax