Dr. Paul Kimani (Managing Partner)
Paul is a lawyer based in Nairobi, Kenya. He is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya, is a qualified arbitrator registered with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and has recently been permitted to practise law at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts. He is associate faculty at the University of Exeter as well as a lecturer at the University of Nairobi, School of Law where he teaches Private International Law and the Law of Contract. He has also previously been a researcher for a Justice of the Court of Appeal. He is the founder of Paul Andrew Advocates and leads its team as the managing partner.
After being called to the bar, Paul joined the law firm of Humphrey & Company LLP where he worked as an associate advocate. Here he advised numerous clients in various areas of the law.
Paul has very successfully advised clients in a broad array of legal fields including commercial law, tax law, intellectual property law, information technology law, pensions and retirement benefits law, international commercial litigation, banking law, environmental law, civil litigation and practice, corporate finance, project finance, employment and labour relations law, constitutional law, company law, international law among many others.
As an independent consultant, Paul has also carried out key consultancies for the Executive Office of the President of the Republic of Kenya and the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Nairobi, Kenya, among others.
Paul has a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Law from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom, a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University College London, United Kingdom, and a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of Nairobi.