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Position: Litigation Manager

Location: Nairobi

Reporting To: Director Company Secretary & Head of Legal

Job description

To handle litigation, arbitrations /court cases by instructing and liaising with external advocates to ensure the company does not incur losses and also to mitigate on losses from suits.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for instructing the Company’s external Lawyers by writing letters of instructions to ensure that company’s interests are adequately and promptly represented.
  • Directly liaise with external lawyers in respect of preparation of evidence and witnesses for all pretrials.
  • Attend court and testify on behalf of the company to ensure the company does not incur losses.
  • Provide response to correspondence from external lawyers to advice on company’s position on legal matters and obtain update reports from external advocates on all legal suits.
  • Provide legal advice on recovery cases in order to realise our securities.
  • Negotiate on legal fees with external advocates.
  • Compile requisite injunctions and major court cases reports for the various committees

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Law-LLB, Diploma Kenya School of Law, Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  • 5 years Litigation experience in a busy environment.
  • Ability to work independently under strict deadlines.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Analytical and Negotiation skills.
  • Drafting pleading skills.
  • Demonstrated good planning and organisation skills.
  • Strong leadership and management skills.
  • Team player and must have integrity.

How to apply

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