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Top Five Highest Paid Lawyers In Kenya

Paul Muite-Senior Counsel

Those who followed the struggle for the second liberation of Kenya will know Paul Muite. He, together with Orengo and other strong-willed individuals, fought the good fight that led to the democracy we are enjoying to date. When the senior counsel- jointly with Kioko Kilukumi- represented the Ministry of Lands in a legal tussle with the National Lands Commission in the Supreme Court, he billed his client Kes15 million which he went on to term as “gross undercharging”.

Tom Ojienda-Senior Counsel

When you are a serious lawyer like Tom Ojienda, your fees are above there. For example, he billed his client, the National Lands Commission, kes221 million.

Cliff Ombeta-Criminal Lawyer

He takes cases only a lawyer with balls of steel can. He has represented the Akasha brothers among other criminal elements no lawyer wants to touch. Cliff Ombeta asks for millions in legal fees and his lifestyle can attest to that.

Fred Ngatia-Senior Counsel

Sharp, unassuming, and simply on top of his game. Most Kenyans know Fred Ngatia for the role he played in the two presidential petitions as a lead lawyer for President Uhuru Kenyatta. The lawyer collects millions in legal fees for representing state corporations, constitutional commissions, and public offices. His law firm was paid kes 290 million for representing the Kenya Airports Authority.

Katwa Kigen-Senior counsel

He rose to fame when he represented journalist Joshua Sang and Deputy President William Ruto at the International Criminal Court (ICC). Katwa Kigen was the only Kenyan leading lawyer at the Hague-based court. His fees are in millions.

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Kenya Kioko Kilukumi- National Lands Commission Orengo Tom Ojienda-Senior


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