Legislative Drafting

Specialties 

  • Drafting legislation
  • Lobbying
  • Review, evaluation and fitness checks
  • Advice on legislation and policy issues
  • Impact assessments
  • Training and capacity building
  • White papers & environmental policy statements
  • Legislative counsel and proposals on a variety of regulatory and policy matters
Our legislative drafting practice consists of lawyers who offer a thorough and collaborative spectrum of legal expertise to public sector entities. We are experienced in the requirements of the public sector, including the need to produce clear and concise legislation, which must fit and integrate into an existing constitutional and legislative framework.

Being at the forefront of the roll-out of devolved governments in Kenya, we have an unmatched understanding of the legal landscape and developments affecting our county government clients. We regularly draft Private Members’ Bills and amendments to various Acts and proposed legislation, along with speaking and explanatory notes.

Our practice entails some of the following services;

• Regulatory review, evaluation and fitness checks

• Advice on legislation and policy issues;

• Impact assessments

• Drafting of new laws, regulations, rules, policies and resolutions;

• Amendments to existing laws, regulations, rules, policies and resolutions;

• Training and capacity building including the translation of bills that have been drafted in the English language to Kiswahili.