Sylvia Chitechi

Associate Advocate, Litigation

Sylvia is a Senior Associate in the firm and the Deputy Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution.

 

She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Commissioner for Oaths and a Certified Professional Mediator(CPM).

 

She has years of experience successfully Litigating matters in all courts within the Jurisdiction. She equally has vast experience away from litigation in Alternative Dispute Resolution and her expertise in handling of Mediation and Arbitration matters has seen her exceptionally attaining Mediation and Arbitral Awards in the dispute resolution space.

 

Her practice focus is on Banking and Commercial litigation, Election Petitions, Employment matters, Environment and Land matters, Family matters including but not limited to Children, Divorce, Matrimonial Properties and Succession matters, Civil Cases, Constitutional and Human Rights matters and Criminal Cases.

 

In her Administrative role as Senior Associate & Deputy head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution she is working in conjunction with the head of the department in strategizing and handling of all briefs the firm is conduct of in her area of practice, managing and training of junior advocates and staff and mentoring of pupils with the firm.

 

She is also currently pursuing a Certification in Arbitration by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)Kenya.