Wairimu & Co - Corporate law, Commercial and ENR Advice

In-depth Law Firm Experience: An Overview

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 W&Co. provides legal advice in among others:


  • Corporate, commercial and contracting negotiation, advice and drafting.
  • Project finance, public procurement and PPPs.
  • Regulatory, licensing and compliance advice.
  • Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures.
  • Employment and immigration law.
  • Intellectual property (trademarks, patents and copyrights) and technology.
  • Dispute risk assessment and management advice.


'The Firm’s team of lawyers has a rich breadth of experience from corporate advice, to public procurement, to international arbitration. They are strategically placed to advice on corporate matters and projects, whilst considering dispute risk management and mitigation.’ 

Corporate & Commercial Law and Contracting

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  • Advising several private equity funds from Mauritius investing in FMCG in Kenya and other eastern African countries.
  • Advising and infrastructure and project management company in Kenya on corporate matters and joint ventures. 
  • Providing project contracting, regulatory, compliance and dispute risk advice to a multi-million dollar master development in Cote d’ Ivoire.
  • Providing corporate, regulatory, disputes, employment and immigration advice to investors into Kenya from Japan, China and the UK.  
  • Providing internal project finance advice and loan documentation drafting for a leading Kenyan private hospital.
  • Trademark and patent registration in Kenya and coordinating registrations in several countries in Africa for various clients.

Energy and Natural Resources advisory

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  • Providing international project finance advice and loan documentation drafting for an Eastern African renewable mini-grid power provider.  
  • Advising oil & gas interests in East Africa. 
  • Advising mining interests in Kenya and South Sudan.
  • Providing project contracting, regulatory, compliance and dispute risk advice to a more than 350 MW wind power project in Kenya. 
  • Advising several wind power projects and proposed geothermal developers in Kenya.
  • Advising on an investor’s acquisition of a stake in an East African refinery.
  • Advising an East African thermal power project on dispute risk avoidance and mitigation, including negotiating enforcement of contractor performance guarantees and delay damages.