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Clovers Management & Training Consultants Ltd

Our client The Brooke East Africa is an animal welfare charity for working donkeys, horses and mules. They currently seek to recruit an advocacy officer and an animal welfare officer, for a 2year appointment position, with possible extension, here in Nairobi.

Vacancy-Advocacy Officer

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain an overview of the needs and opportunities for advocacy on working equine welfare
  • Liaise with regional representative Manage policy / legislation in-depth managing process and playing an active role in research and data collection.
  • Coordinate / foster a culture of harmonization of messages, ensuring for example technical and policy content of Brooke materials are mutually reinforcing.

Minimum Qualifications

One must at least a degree in international development, law or animal health/welfare discipline. A good understanding of policy environment in Kenya and within the region, and at least five years NGO work experience in advocacy

How to Apply

All interested and eligible candidates for either of the advertised positions should email us their application letter, CV including 3 referees and updated documents to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to receive an application form not later than 17th February, 2014

Vacancy: Advocate

A medium sized law firm with its operations within Nairobi and with a branch outside Nairobi, wishes to recruit an Advocate.
The successful candidate should have the following minimum attributes:-

  • An Advocate of the High Court with a valid practicing certificate.
  • Must be computer literate
  • A minimum of at least one year Post Admission experience in a busy law firm.
  • Expertise in litigation, commercial law and Conveyancing practice.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Able to work well with others as a team player
  • Should be proactive, self-motivate and aggressive
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to handle pressure and meet work deadlines with minimum or no supervision

The firm desires a person of integrity, initiative and attention to detail. An attractive remuneration package commensurate with the qualifications and responsibilities of the position will be negotiated with the right candidate. Interested and qualified candidates are requested to forward their Application letters, copies of testimonials and certificates and an updated CV to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it not later than 15th February 2014. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Vacancy for Legal Assistants

We are a medium sized law firm based in Nairobi looking for qualified self driven individuals to fill the position of legal assistants

The ideal candidate must:-

  • Be a holder of LLB degree- Second class honors (upper division);
  • Be admitted as an advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a current practicing certificate;
  • Possess one (1) year experience in the practice of law, either litigation or Conveyancing. Those recently admitted but have evidence of having been attached to a busy law firm for a cumulative period of twelve months will be considered
  • Be passionate about their work and be planning to pursue postgraduate students in law;
  • Should be available to take up employment as from 1st march 2014

Individuals who meet the above requirements should send their applications to the email address below along with detailed curriculum vitae, testimonials and copies of their academic documents to reach us on or before 21st February 2014. Successful candidates will be paid competition salaries depending on current market rates:

Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Vacancy for a Conveyancing Advocate

A medium sized law firm in Nairobi has a vacancy for a Conveyancing Advocate;

The ideal candidate must:

  • Be a holder of a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree
  • Be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  • Have not less than 2 years post admission experience in a law firm
  • Have an in depth understanding of Conveyancing laws and practice
  • Be able to deliver on assignments
  • Be computer literate
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be able to work well with others as a team player
  • Be proactive and self-motivated 
  • Be able to handle pressure and meet work deadlines with minimum or no supervision

Send applications, CVs and Copies of Certificates by Friday 14th February 2014 via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Vacancy: Litigation Advocate at Majanja Luseno & Co. Advocates

We are a medium sized law firm in Nairobi seeking to employ an advocate to join our litigation practice group. The candidate should meet the following qualifications:

  • Have at least one (1) years post admission experience in litigation in a busy law firm with a bias in banking and marine insurance law.
  • Have a current Practicing Certificate.
  • Computer literate.
  • Be of high integrity.
  • Good communication, presentation, research and analytical skills.
  • Have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and be able to work in a team.
  • Have the ability to handle pressure and work with minimum supervision.
  • Knowledge of conveyancing and commercial practice will be an added advantage.

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role, please submit your application with a detailed CV and testimonials, stating your current position, remuneration and benefits, email and telephone contacts as well as expected remuneration package to reach us on or before 28th February 2014. Successful candidates will be offered competitive terms and salary commensurate with their competence, qualifications and experience.  Applications should be emailed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Vacancy for Litigation Advocates

We are a medium sized law firm based in Nairobi with a branch network all over Kenya. We are looking for qualified self driven individuals to fill the position of litigation advocates to be based at any of the branches to deal with civil litigation matters.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya;
  • Possess three (3) years post admission experience in litigation, two years of which must have been in prosecution and/or defence of accident compensation claims;
  • Hold a current practicing certificate;
  • Possess good communication, presentation, research and analytical skills;
  • Be hands-on in interpretation and application of legal texts, statues, rules and regulations;
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Be able to work in a team and be result-oriented;
  • Have ability to handle pressure, meet tight deadlines and work with minimum or no supervision; and
  • Be proficient in MS Office.

Individuals who meet the above requirements should send their applications to the address/email below stating their current and expected salary, along with a detailed CV, testimonials and copies of their academic documents to reach us on or before 14th February 2014.

P.O. Box 49010-00100 GPO,
Nairobi.
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 International Lawyers for Africa (ILFA) Training Scheme

Applications invited for 3 months advanced training scheme and work experience placements starting in September 2014  in  leading law  firms or Corporate Legal Departments in London, Dubai or Paris.

International Lawyers for Africa (ILFA) is an award winning  initiative set up by leading law firms  and academics in the UK, which aims to develop African lawyers' legal skills in international relations, trade, finance and dispute resolution.

Applications are invited from qualified lawyers:

  • working or seeking to work in private practice, commerce or government service
  • committed to developing their legal skills in international law, commercial law and/or dispute resolution

Interested candidates should obtain an application form online from www.ilfa.org.uk .

Applications are to be submitted to:
The Kenya ILFA National Committee,
P O Box 40111 - 00100 Nairobi
by 1st March  2014

3 Advocates Required Immediately

The Eldoret and Kitale offices of our law firm have Three Vacancies for Advocates which we would like to fill immediately. Successful candidates will be offered competitive terms and salary commensurate with their competence, qualifications and experience. The suitable candidates should have the following:

  • Must have a good Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B) from a  Kenyan university
  • Should have very good litigation skills and ample knowledge of conveyancing
  • Must have a current practicing certificate
  • Must have be CLE compliant
  • Be computer literate
  • Preferably at least one year experience as an advocate in a busy law firm
  • Proven courtroom competence, research abilities and ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ready to travel frequently to out of station courts
  • Recently admitted Advocates may also apply
Interested Advocates to apply to Managing Partner, PO BOX 5496-30100 ELDORET. Alternatively, applications may be sent by e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Applications must be accompanied with copies of certificates, transcripts, testimonials, Curriculum Vitae and a daytime telephone number, and should reach us on or before 20th February 2014. Successful candidates will be expected to report by 3rd March 2014. 

 

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