Family Law and Succession

Family Law and Succession

The Firm acts for clients in matters concerning the preparation of wills, the setting up of trusts, applications for grant of letters of administration, and probate and matrimonial matters as well i.e. divorce and separation, and maintenance proceedings at the Children’s court and at Kadhis Courts for matters relating to Islamic Laws (Sharia) on succession and matrimonial matters.

Family Law

The Firm has provided and continues to provide advice and legal representation to clients in matters of family law which includes but is not limited to family relationships, adoption, divorce, alimony, child custody and maintenance. We are always alive to the fact that no two situations are alike, and we therefore strive to provide advice tailor made to suit the particular circumstances with the specific purpose of ensuring that our clients’ objectives are met.

We handle family matters including Maintenance Claims, Adoption, Divorce Causes and Succession Matters, thus among the few notable law firms in Kenya that handle criminal matters. Notable assignments handled by the department are as follows:

  • Successfully represented families on contested estates, Divorce and Matrimonial Property Disputes.
  • Successfully represented various spouses in divorce cases and determination of matrimonial property.
  • Successfully represented clients in maintenance claims.
  • Successfully represented families in contested adoptions.
  • Watched briefs and participated as an intermediary in high profile criminal cases.
  • Successfully represented accused persons in various criminal matters.
  • Successfully represented an adoption agency in a complex inter-country adoption that is being challenged


23 Olenguruone Ave , Lavington, Nairobi
+254 700-091-077
Mon-Fri: 8:00am – 5:00pm

CONTACT OLINGA ADVOCATES LAWCall us today, e-mail us or leave a message

Get in touch
    23 Olenguruone Avenue , Lavington, Nairobi - Kenya

    Follow us:


    Olinga Advocates LLC Notaries Public & Commissioners for Oaths.

    Copyright © Olinga Advocates 2023