Emmanuel Wetang’ula

Deputy Managing Partner

Years with the firm: 10 Years
Nationality: Kenyan
Membership in Professional Societies:
Member, Law Society of Kenya

Key Qualifications:

In 2010, he was part of a team of consultants from Mohammed Muigai that advised the Office of the President (Presidency and Cabinet Affairs Office) on the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on legislation and other reforms required for the implementation of devolution. Mr. Wetang’ula was also retained by Kenya Petroleum Refineries Ltd (KPRL) and the Ministry of Energy to review the Petroleum Sub-Sector in Kenya and led the drafting two sets of Regulations: a) The Energy Act (Petroleum Contracts) Regulations of 2008 and b) The Energy (Petroleum Disputes) Regulations, 2008.

In addition, he has   significant    expertise    in civil   and   commercial litigation    relating    to  public   procurement,   having    represented   several   government   bodies   in matters   relating   to  public   procurement   before   the  Public   Procurement   Review   Board  and   the High  Court  of Kenya.

Education:     Diploma in Legal Education
Institution:     Kenya School of Law
Year:         2005
Course:     Legal Practice

Education:     Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Institution:     University of Nairobi
Year:         2004
Course:     Undergraduate studies

Employment record:
•    July 2011 to date:  –                        Partner, Mohammed Muigai   Advocates
•    July 2008 to July 2011   –              Associate, Mohammed Muigai   Advocates
•    January 2006 to June 2008   –        Associate, Nyachae & Ashitiva Advocates
•    June 2005 to December 2005    –   Assistant   Reporter, National   Council for Law Reporting,
•    June 2004 to May 2005   –            Legal Assistant, Wetang’ula & Company   Advocates, Nairobi