Karen is an all-round litigator involved in Commercial and Civil Litigation, Employment and Labour matters, Judicial Review and Constitutional Matters.

Areas of Expertise

• Commercial Litigation
• Judicial Review of Administrative Actions
• Land and Environmental Disputes
• Intellectual Property Disputes
• Employment and Labor Relations Law
• International Trade.


• LLM, University of Cape Town- International Trade Law.
• ACIArb, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
• Post Graduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law
• LLB, (Second Class Hons.) Catholic University of Eastern Africa.

• Represented Enviroserve Kenya Limited, in opposition to Judicial Review matter filed seeking to stop the clean up of oil spillage in Makueni County.
• Acting for Safaricom Limited in Alternative Dispute Resolution in relation to the collection, distribution and payment of royalties.
• Acting for Safaricom Limited in opposition to a suit claiming innovative rights over the NFC Technology used for Mpesa 1 Tap.
• Acting for BRITAM in an Employment and Labor Relations matter where the employee seeks terminal benefits of Kshs. 55,507,230/=.
• Acting an individual client in a family dispute matter on property worth over 30 billion.


• English.
• Swahili.
• German.

Countries of Work Experience

• Kenya