Samuel Mbiriri Nderitu

Mr. Nderitu, who is also a founder member of the firm, is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with an interest in conflict and dispute resolution through Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanisms, Civil litigation, Commercial law practice, Intellectual Property Law, Environment and Land law and Conveyancing. He is a well trained and qualified mediator and arbitrator who conducts mediations and arbitrations either as a party representative or an arbitrator/mediator.
Mr. Nderitu holds a Bachelor of laws degree from Makerere University, Kampala and a post graduate diploma from the Kenya School of Law. He also holds an Advanced Certificate in Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) (Kenya Branch), the Law Society of Kenya and East Africa Law Society.
Prior to merging with Ngugi Kariuki, Mr. Nderitu was previously engaged as an advocate in a reputable Nairobi law firm where he honed his skills and flourished in his arrears of practice mentioned above. He is quite experienced in drafting of commercial contracts, civil law litigation, protection of the environment and land rights, conveyancing, formation of companies and other legal concerns, dealing with industrial and labour disputes, mediation and arbitration. Apart from engaging in the practice of law, Mr. Nderitu enjoys training and enabling others and to this end, he is variously engaged as a tutor in the mediation and arbitration trainings held by the Kenya Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is also one of the editors of Alternative Dispute Resolution, a bi-annual Journal of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.


James Ngugi Kariuki

Mr. James Ngugi is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya. He is one of the founding partners of Mbiriri Ngugi & Company Advocates and is currently its managing partner. Ngugi is a holder of a Bachelors of Laws degree from Moi University and a post graduate diploma from the Kenya School of Law. He is a member of the Law Society of Kenya and East African Law Society. Prior to founding the firm Jointly with Mr. Samuel Mbiriri Nderitu, Ngugi worked in two large firms under the mentorship of senior advocates where he served high profiled international corporations.
Ngugi has gained immense experience and expertise in prosecuting and defending cases in the Court of Appeal, High Court, Magistrate Courts and Different Tribunals for individual and corporate clients. He has also facilitated negotiations and out of court settlement of matters to the satisfaction of clients. He has primary experience in different areas of the practice inter alia; commercial transactions, conveyancing, law of contract, Children and Gender Law, criminal law, civil cases, Probate and administration, Family Law, judicial review and land law.
He has successfully engaged in Incorporation of companies, registration of businesses, filing returns, Change of companies’ directorship, transfer of shares and Registration of NGOs with both National outlook and International Outlook. He has also played major roles in negotiations and undertaking property transactions involving colossal amounts of money. He therefore has a wealth of knowledge on the crucial details of contracts which bears the potential of creating conflicts and the best modes of settling such disputes. Ngugi has also successfully conducted training in appraising the new Constitution and recently on the Division of Matrimonial Property Bill in different forums. He also has a track record on pro bono services and pauper briefs.

Field of practice

    1. In commercial department:
  • Intellectual property
  • Commercial drafting
  • Banking and finance
  • Insurance
  • Taxation
  • Property conveyance
  • Registration of companies

  • 2. In Litigation & ADR department:
  • Commercial litigation
  • Personal injuries
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Out of court settlement
  • Pro-bono services

Legal issues

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    3RD FLOOR, SUITE 302
    P.O BOX 1343-00200
    Tel: 020-2211534​