Eighty-two per cent of the students who sat the bar examinations at the Kenya School of Law last year failed.

A report by a task force chaired by lawyer Fred Ojiambo released in 2017 shows that from 2009 to 2016 only 7,530 out of 16,086 students passed the bar exams while 8,549 failed. That is

Law firm Linklaters has began moving some of its associates into permanent tech roles.

This is in a bid to help its developers and lawyers communicate more effectively.

Associates from a number of the firm’s offices – including Singapore, New York and London – have recently completed six- and 12-month secondments with the firm’s Artificial

The Law Society of Kenya has filed Petitions before the Constitutional Court to define the administrative process from investigation, arrest (bail) and arraignment, as well as Advocates’ right to practice and citizens’ right of legal representation.

The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has proposed for establishment of Special Plea Courts where suspects arrested can be