MMAN Advocates maintained its ranking as one of the leading law firms in Kenya in the latest edition of the prestigious Chambers Global, in which the firm and its lawyers are ranked in four different practice areas.
Suzanne Muthaura, Partner, is ranked Band 2 in Corporate/Commercial category, an improvement from Band 3 in 2017. She is recognized for her expertise in handling private equity, TMT and infrastructure matters. Chambers Global quoted her peers saying, "She definitely deserves her ranking." Waringa Njonjo, Partner, is also ranked among the leading lawyers in this category. She advises on joint ventures and government concessions and has a deep understanding of the agribusiness, fishing and natural resources sectors.
Jomo Nyaribo, Partner, is recognized as ‘Up and Coming’ lawyer in the Dispute Resolution category. Chambers Global notes that Jomo is earning a name for himself in the Kenyan legal community as an up-and-coming litigator. Other sources also note his increasingly active caseload.
MMAN is ranked Band 3 in the Banking and Finance category. Chambers Global notes that Suzanne Muthaura is considered "the key person for aircraft finance in the market and “the team also has a strong track record in syndicated loans and structured finance arrangements.”
The firm is also ranked Band 3 in the Employment category, noted as “a respected advisory practice with demonstrable expertise in employee share schemes, pension schemes and the drafting of employment contracts and handbooks.”