Kamau Karori is th Partner in charge of the Dispute Resolution practice at IKM. He has been involved in many ground breaking and high profile commercial disputes in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court.
Karori has attained the rank of Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration and is an active member of the institute’s Kenyan branch. Based on his extensive experience in the field, he has been retained by several multinationals and high ranking individuals to advise and/or act in various dispute resolution matters.
In recognition of his status, he has been invited by the Judicial Training Institute to train Judges of the High Court and Court of Appeal. He is currently a member of the team advising the judiciary on the introduction of court mandated ADR.
He has attended several international arbitration conferences in Kenya and abroad. He has also served as Attorney and Arbitrator in a number of high profile arbitrations. Several of his arbitral awards have been upheld by the court.
He has received accolades from peers as well as from leading International directories, including Chambers Global where he has been consistently ranked First Tier in Arbitration and is recognised as one of the leading lawyers in Kenya. In the latest issue of the Chambers Global, he is described as being highly regarded for litigation and arbitration, in which he appears as both counsel and arbitrator: "He's made his name and is very impressive."