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Lawyer

Ben Murumbi Sihanya, Kenyan lawyer. Certified Public Accountant certified public secretary, Institute Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya, 1997. Gerald J. Lieberman fellowship, Stanford Law School, 2000-2001.

Background

Sihanya, Ben Murumbi was born on November 23, 1965 in Siaya, Nyanza, Kenya. Son of Sihanya Frederick and Sihanya Agnes.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1992. Master of Laws, University Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom, 1995. Juridical Science Master, Stanford Law School, Carlifonia, United States of America, 2001.

Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford Law School, Carlifonia, United States of America, 2003.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Nairobi, 1997—2003, lecturer, 2003—2006, chair, examinations committee, school law, since 2004, warden, manager, strategic management unit, parklands campus, since 2005, senior lecturer, since 2006, chair, department commercial law, since 2006. Founder, ceo Innovative Lawyering, since 1997. Pre University service National Youth Service, Kenya, 1988, Gilgil.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant certified public secretary, Institute Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Public interest lawyering on constitutional government and access to justice, Nairobi, Kenya, 1993—2008. Researcher and litigator Public Law Institute, 1993—1997. Executive commitee member National Civil Society Congress, 2007—2008.

Advisor Liberal Democratic Party, Educational Trade Unions, University Academy Staff Union, Nairobi. Member Kenya Copyright Board, 2003—2008. Vice chairman Government Task Force of Legal Framework on Education, Training, Research, 2006—2008.

Member of International Association Consumer Law Professors (member since 1999), African Studies Association 2003, Law Society Kenya, Institute Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (Commendation by the ICPSK 2006), International Commission Jurists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, travel, swimming.

Connections

Married Jaki Wasike- Sihanya, May 30, 1998. Children: Kennedy Wasike, Atieno Agnes Ayieko.

father:
Sihanya Frederick

mother:
Sihanya Agnes

spouse:
Jaki Wasike- Sihanya

child:
Kennedy Wasike Sihanya

child:
Atieno Agnes Ayieko Sihanya