PARTNERS & ASSOCIATES

Our Team

Prof. PLO – Lumumba, PhD, is the Founding Partner, now Consultant, at the firm and has over 29 years experience in legal practice and academia.  He attained his doctorate from Ghent University in Belgium, while his Master and Bachelors in Law were completed at the University of Nairobi.  Prof. Lumumba is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and Tanzania, and has in-depth experience gained over the years in several practice areas as follows: civil litigation, commercial and conveyance law, trusts, probate and administration law, constitutional and family law, employment and labour law, administrative and human rights law.  He is a Commissioner for Oaths and has published several books.  Prof. Lumumba has provided consultancy services to several institutions some of which are listed below:-

•    The International Committee of the Red Cross
•    The Kenya Bankers Association
•    Roberts Insurance Brokers Ltd
•    Association of Kenya Insurers
•    The Judiciary on Criminal Law
•    The European Union on Tourism Legislation
•    The Government of the Republic of Rwanda on Civic Education
•    The Kenya Scouts Association.
•    World Trade Organization.
•    British American Tobacco.
•    World Scouts Bureau.

Celestine A. Otieno – Lumumba:  She is the Managing Partner and head of Conveyancing and Commercial Law Department. Celestine attained her law degree from the University of Nairobi and has over 28 years experience in Corporate and Banking Law and General Legal Practice.  She obtained her Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law (KSL) and is also a qualified Certified Public Secretary (CPS), a Notary Public, and Commissioner for Oaths and a Human Resource Practitioner.  Over the years, Celestine has acquired extensive experience in the areas of Commercial, Conveyancing and Property Law, Banking Law and Finance, Administrative Law, Corporate and Family Law, Employment and Labour Law. She has been with the law firm since inception and is a member of the Institute of Directors (K).

Anthony Mukunga: Mr.  Mukunga obtained his Bachelors of Law degree from Moi University and a Diploma from the Kenya School of Law.  He has three (3) year experience and is an Associate in the Conveyancing Department of the firm handling large corporate clients.

Tessy Elaine Marienga: Ms. Tessy Marienga was admitted and signed the Roll of Advocates in 2015. Ms. Marienga holds a, Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) from Kenyatta University and a Post Graduate diploma in legal studies from the Kenya School of Law. She is currently an Associate the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators-Kenya Branch and is continuing with the Course to graduate to the status of a Member of the Institute. She is also pursuing her Masters in Environemntal law at the University of Nairobi specializing in Environmental Law. She has five (5) years’ experience in private legal practice. She has worked at Lumumba & Lumumba Advocates where she rose through the ranks. She joined Lumumba & Lumumba Advocates as a pupil in 2014. Upon Admission to the Bar, Ms. Marienga was tasked with the responsibility of handling litigation matters in the firm on behalf of various clients.

Ms. Marienga has particular expertise in employment, constitutional, procedural and immigration laws. Ms. Marienga has excellent interpersonal communication and writing/drafting skills. She has good command of the advocacy skills and is a team player, energetic, insightful and analytical. Her research skills are excellent. Sha has widely interacted with representatives of Government agencies both at National and county levels Non-Governmental Organizations, Parastatals, prominent persons in the country in the course of his professional work and social associations. Ms. Marienga is engaged in the negotiation between the firm and its service providers, suppliers and partners.

Joseph Wachira: Mr. Wachira is an associate in the Litigation Department. He obtained his Bachelors of Law degree from Moi University and a Diploma from the Kenya School of Law. He is currently Pursuing Masters at the University of Nairobi. He has three (3) years’ experience in private legal practice with has particular expertise in constitutional and commercial laws. He joined Lumumba & Lumumba Advocates in  2017 whereupon he was tasked with the responsibility of handling litigation matters in the firm on behalf of various clients.

Faith Kamau: Ms. Kamau was admitted and signed the Roll of Advocates in 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) from Kenyatta University and a Post Graduate diploma in legal studies from the Kenya School of Law. Sha has two (2) years’ experience in private legal practice.  She joined Lumumba & Lumumba Advocates as a pupil in January 2016. Upon admission to the bar, Ms Kamau was tasked with the responsibility of handling conveyancing matters.

Mitchelle Lumumba:  Office Administrator since February 2015.

Rose Mucheche  Mrs Rose is an Administrative assistant.