Priscilla M. Onesmus

Priscilla M. Onesmus

Principal Associate | ALN Kenya | Anjarwalla & Khanna

Physical Address:

S.K.A. House, Dedan Kimathi Avenue, Mombasa, Kenya

Postal Address:

P O Box 83156-80100, Mombasa, Kenya


+254 (0) 41 223 0262

Email Address:

  1. Background

    Priscilla Onesmus is a Principal Associate with Anjarwalla & Khanna, Mombasa, working with the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Department.

  2. Professional Qualifications

    2012-2013: Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law

    2007-2011: Bachelor of Laws, University of Nairobi, Kenya

  3. Career Summary

    Jan 2021 – Date: Principal Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates

    Jan 2015 – Dec 2020: Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates

    Feb 2014 – Dec 2014: Trainee Lawyer, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates

    Apr 2013 – Sept 2013:  Pupil, Munyithya, Mutugi, Umara & Muzna Advocates

    Dec 2012 – Mar 2013: Intern, Gikandi & Company Advocates

    Aug 2011 – Jan 2012: Intern, Gikandi & Company Advocates

    Jul 2007 – Oct 2007: Intern, Obara & Obara Advocates

  4. Top Matters
    • Advising and acting for various clients on contentious land matters.
    • Successfully settling a contentious leasing dispute out of Court.
    • Advising and acting for various clients on judicial review applications.
    • Advising our client on whether he could purchase an allotment and whether the same could be regarded to confer legal title.
    • Appearing before the Court of Appeal on a matter in respect of statutory power of sale on behalf of a Banking Institution.
    • Advising our client on the procedure for allocation of land from the Government of Kenya.
    • Advising and acting for Banking Institutions in contentious matters in Court.
    • Advising and acting for clients in the High Court on probate and administration matters including applications for amendment of grant and petitions for revocation of letters of administration.
    • Compiling a summary of the Community Land Bill, 2013.

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