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Lawyer

Juris Doctor.M. Silvester, American lawyer. Member of Hamilton Harrison & Mathews.

Background

Silvester, Juris Doctor.M. was born in 1935 in Kenya. Bachelor of Arts (Oxon.), ACIArb.

Education

Spoken languages: English.

Career

Worked at Hamilton Harrison & Mathews (Nairobi) specializing in General Practice, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Appellate Practice, Aviation, Bankruptcy, Banks and Banking, International Loans, Business Law, Charitable Organisations, Commercial Law, Company Law, Construction Law, Contracts, Conveyancing, Copyrights, Corporate Law, Debtor and Creditor, Finance, Franchises, Government Contracts, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Investments, Leases and Leasing, Libel and Defamation, Medical Malpractice, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestments, Mortgages, Negligence, Patents, Personal Injury, Probate, Products Liability, Professional Liability, Property, Real Estate, Securities, Torts, Trademarks, Transportation, Trusts and Estates, Wills. Admitted to the bar, 1958, England (Barrister-at-Law). 1959, Kenya (Advocate).

1966, Uganda and Tanzania. 1979, Seychelles.

Notary Public. Commissioner for Oaths.

Editor, East Africa Law Reports, 1967-1975. Member, Board of Investment Promotion Centre. Member: Law Society of Kenya.

Institute of Trademark Agents, London. The firm was established in 1902 and offers a full range of legal services. It is well known for its corporate, commercial, banking, conveyancing and litigation.

Its clients are both local and international. The firm has 8 partners, 9 assistant advocates and a legal support staff of 6.

Membership

Member, Board of Investment Promotion Centre. Member: Law Society of Kenya. Institute of Trademark Agents, London.