Hamish is the Senior Partner and the Head of the Corporate & Commercial Department. Born and raised in Kenya, he is qualified as an English Solicitor and Kenyan Advocate. He is also a practicing Certified Public Secretary. Hamish’s legal practice in Kenya spans over 45 years and the invaluable experience he has gained over the years provides clients with a breadth of information and thorough advice, not only on the legal, but also practical commercial aspects of any transaction.
Hamish’s primary area of practice is commercial and corporate law. He has substantial experience in banking and commercial transactions including large business projects and major financing, privatizations and mergers and acquisitions. He has worked on a variety of international and Kenyan projects including projects in the telecommunications, electricity, mining and oil sectors and has experience of concession agreements and related regulatory work.
He is ranked as one of the leading commercial lawyers in Kenya by international legal directories; Chambers Global, IFLR1000 and Legal 500.