We are distinguished by the depth and scope of our legal advisory services and an unmatched understanding of the business practices and cultures in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.


The firm of Nyiha, Mukoma & Company Advocates was founded in the year 2000 by James Nyiha and Peter Maina Mukoma. The founder partners had, prior to teaming up, been in separate private practice as advocates since their admission to the bar in 1993.

The foundation of the firm saw the two energetic young (as they then were) lawyers bring together complementing litigation, commercial law and conveyancing skills.

With the passage of time, the firm has become a full service litigation, arbitration, conveyancing and commercial law firm covering all areas of corporate, civil and commercial law with expertise in construction arbitration law, banking law, conveyancing and civil litigation.

It is distinguished by the depth and scope of its legal advisory services and an unmatched understanding of the business practices and cultures in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.

Through commitment to understanding and meeting the business and legal needs of its clients, the firm has defined the standard for exceptional quality client service in the market place


To be the leading law firm in Africa competing globally by providing quality, effective and innovative legal services based on the highest standards of professionalism with client attention, client needs, responsiveness and service as its first priority. Through a highly motivated staff and deep team spirit, we endeavour to provide quality legal services and effective and innovative solutions to corporations and individuals, efficiently and in a timely manner, with a focus on client satisfaction whilst anticipating clients needs.



At Nyiha, Mukoma & Company we pride ourselves as being guided by high ethical standards which we use as the basis of all our operations and relationship with our clients.

Team Work

We strive for a workplace where opportunity, openness, enthusiasm, diversity, teamwork, accountability and a sense of purpose combine to provide a rewarding professional experience that promotes fairness, dignity and respect for all employees.


Any information conveyed to us by our client is treated utmost discretion. We value the tenet of Advocate - Client confidentiality.


At Nyiha, Mukoma & Company Advocates, our loyalty to our clients is of paramount importance.


We present our clients with the best solutions to their legal situations in a timely manner, while adhering to the highest standards of professional ethics.