Updated List of Senior Counsels in Kenya 2021

Kenyan legal system is drawn from the English legal system and heritage, so is the position of Senior Counsel (SC ) which is borrowed from the English, Queen’s Counsel (QC). Senior counsels in Kenya are privileged with an allocation of special seats in courts, allowed to wear special robes, and given preference in dealing with the Judiciary, among other privileges.

Section 20 of the Advocates Act in Kenya also provides the senior counsels precedence in addressing the court before any advocate, only the Attorney General and the Director of Public Prosecutions precedes them.

Here is a list of Senior Counsels in Kenya as of 2021

1. Prof. Githu Muigai
 
2. James Orengo
 
3. Paul K. Muite
 
4. Willy Mutunga
 
5. Fredrick Ngatia 
 
6. Ahmednasir Abdullahi
 
7. Amos  Wako
 
8. George Odinga Oraro
 
9. Tom Ojienda
 
10. George Benedict M. Kariuki
 
11. Nzamba Kitonga
 
12. Fred Oliver N’cruba Ojiambo
 
13. Raychelle Omamo
 
14. Okong’o Omogeni
 
15. Kenneth Akide
 
16. Lee Muthoga
 
17. Ramnik Shah Raishi
 
18. Gibson Kamau Kuria
 
19. Samuel Njoroge Waruhiu
 
20. Mohammed Z.U.A. Malik
 
21. Joe Wandago Okwach
 
22. Paul Matheri Wamae
 
23. Simani Sangale
 
24. Mr Pheroze Eruch Nowrojee
 
25. Omesh Kapila
 
26. Kenneth Alison Fraser
 
27. Joyce Miguda Majiwa
 
28. Lucy Muthoni Kambuni
 
29.Keriako Tobiko
 
30. Katwa Kigen
 
31. Zahir Malik
 
32. Patricia Kameri-Mbote
 
33.OM Parkash Nagpal
 
34. Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka
 
35. Martha Wangari Karua
 
36. Fackson Wainaina Kagwe
 
37. Pravin Kumar Bowry
 
38. Charles Waweru Gatonye
 
39. Rautta Athiambo
 
40. Mohammed Nyaoga
 
41. Philip Murgor
 
42. Albert Mumma
 
43. Beautah Alukhava Siganga
 
44. Kiragu Kimani
 
45. Judy Thongori
 
46. Taib Ali Taib Bajabir
 
47. Zehrabanu Janmohamed
 
48. Wilfred Nderitu
 
49. John M. Ohaga
 
50. Kioko Kilukumi
 
51. Patricia Mande Nyaundi
 
52. Dorcas Agik  Odhong Oduor 
 
53. Abdikadir Hussein Mohamed
 
54. Paul Otiende Amolo
 
55. John Mugwimi Chigiti

Mutula Kilonzo (deceased)

Peter le Pelley (deceased)

Joe Okwach ( deceased) 

Stewart M.C. Thomson (deceased)

Satish Gautama (deceased)

Achroo R. Kapila (deceased)

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