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Munene is an Advocate of the High Court, trained in the firm of Muriu Mungai Advocates. He has previously worked in the firms of Kithi & Co Advocates and Wainaina Ireri & Co Advocates. Munene boasts of unmatched success in commercial and corporate litigation and is a common figure in court rooms. Munene‘s practice interests and specialties are in Dispute Resolution and Legal Advisory and Consultancy Services. He has handled many complex disputes before Kenya’s superior courts and tribunals, especially in matters relating to public procurement law, constitutional law, administrative law, employment and labour relations and electoral law. Munene also deals with the following aspects of legal practice;- capital markets law, banking and financial law, law reform, constitutional and judicial review, joint ventures, acquisitions, incorporation of companies, commercial agreements and contracts, shareholders agreement and trust deeds. At Okubasu, Munene & Kazungu Advocates, Munene heads the Litigation & Arbitration Department.

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Academic and professional qualifications

  • Master of Laws, LLM, University of Nairobi, (Ongoing- expected in 2019)
  • Certificate, Chartered Institute of Arbitration
  • Postgraduate Diploma- Kenya School of Law
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B)- Moi University

Membership in professional bodies

  • Member, Law Society of Kenya
  • Member, East African Law Society
  • Member, International Commission of Jurists (K)
  • Associate, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators


Some key matters handled

  • Successfully represented the County Government of Isiolo in a boundary dispute involving Isiolo County Government and Meru County [County Government of Isiolo & 10 others v Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government & 3 others [2017] eKLR


  • Represented the Kenya County Government Workers Union in a dispute on the constitutionality of some provisions of the NSSF Act Kenya County Government Workers’ Union v National Social Security Fund Board of Trustees & 5 others [2015] eKLR


  • Argued an employment dispute against Safaricom limited in a case concerning reinstatement.


  • Successfully acted for Francis Omondi Okonya against the National Police Service Commission [2016] EKLR on the issue of fair administrative action during the vetting of officers by the national police service


  • Represented the Speaker of the County Assembly of Isiolo in a petition to quash unprocedural appointments or any decisions towards effecting such appointments on the grounds that fundamental rights  and  freedoms  of interviewees for the county government positions advertised had been violated .Hussein Tene Dabasso & 3 others v Speaker of the County Assembly of Isiolo Mohamed Tubi & 4 others [2015] eKLR


  • Jitu Tribhovanbhai Savani v Parag Bhagwanjighai Savani & another [2016] eKLR (acted in a dispute regarding the legality of granting orders of inspection of a limited liability company)


  • Abdikadir Suleiman v County Government of Isiolo & another [2016] eKLR (acted for the County Government of Isiolo on unlawful and unfair dismal of the chief of staff on appointee of the Governor from )


  • Hussein Roba Boru v County Government of Isiolo & 3 others [2016] eKLR (On contravention of fundamental rights and freedoms under Articles 27, 28, 41, 47, and 50(1) of the


  • Seth Mutugi v Daniel Kiogora M’Inoti & another; Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (Interested Party) [2019] eKLR a dispute regarding qualifications of a member of County Executive