Litigation & ADR department:
The firm mainly deals with the prosecution and Defence of commercial matters, land matters, debt recovery, probate and administration among others
We defend and prosecute accident claims on behalf of both corporate and individual clients as their advocates or advocates of their insurers as the case may be. In handling corporate briefs, we deal either with the Company or with the insurance company.In addition to the above services, we hold seminars with our corporate clients whereby we train staff about trials, court process, and also enlighten them on the various legal terms used in court, and which they are likely to come across in courts. This is necessary so as to enlighten could be witnesses on what is expected of them in court, and also to make them familiar with the legal process and to sensitize them on the workings of the court.
Alternative dispute resolution
The firm engages in arbitrations and mediations as party representatives. Mr. Nderitu, who is a qualified mediator and arbitrator, also conducts mediation and arbitration while sitting as a sole arbitrator or mediator. In engaging in ADR, we seek to mediate and arbitrate over matters with a view to amicably reaching an agreement or having an out of court settlement. We encourage and advise our clients to consider going to court as a last resort.
Out of court settlement
In the interest of our clients, once we get instructions we try to negotiate with the adverse party with a view to entering out of court settlements, which once attained save much time, energy and also costs.
During their years of practice, our partners and associates have not forgotten their obligation to society and has a lot of pro-bono work and charity work for the poor more so in children/family matters and matters of public interest litigation.