MEMBERSHIPS

Law Society of Kenya


ADMISSIONS

  • Commissioner of Oaths
  • Notary Public
  • Advocate of the High Court of Kenya – 2007

EDUCATION

  • Kenya, LLM in International Trade & Investments Law – University of Nairobi
  • Kenya School of Law – Bar Qualifying Examinations
  • Kenya: LL.B Honours – University of Nairobi


LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Kiswahili
  • German

BACKGROUND

Caroline Etyang qualified as a Kenyan Advocate in 2007 and joined Kaplan & Stratton in 2010. Her work encompasses property acquisition/disposal, property laws, landlord and tenant, business establishment in Kenya, conducting due diligence and forensics, reviewing and drafting extensive range of commercial contracts and general private work.


EXPERIENCE

  • Acted for The Safaricom Staff Pension Scheme – Acquisition of a property for beneficiaries involving substantial due diligence.
  • Acted for a prospective investor in the proposed subscription of newly issued shares in Kenya Women Finance Trust Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited (“KWFT”), involving extensive due diligence and forensics.
  • Acted for L’Oreal SA (the world’s largest beauty products manufacturer) – Multi-billion Shilling acquisition of Inter-Consumer Products Limited’s health and beauty business.  Full property diligence.
  • Acted for Puma Energy in the proposed acquisition (now abortive) of Kenya listed company KenolKobil involving substantial due diligence and full take over compliance.
  • Acted for Telkom Kenya Limited in the sale of various properties by way of tender – Property due diligence and preparation of sale agreements and various transaction documents.
  • Acted for IBRD and IFC (World Bank) in the acquisition of the Nairobi Office Headquarters, property due diligence and transaction documents.
  • Acted for HassConsult, one of Kenya’s leading real estate agents and developers in the development and sale of The Watermark, a state of the art commercial development in Karen.
  • Acted for Africa Reit Limited in the development of residential flats and apartments – Project structuring and transaction documents for developments of high class residential Apartments in Nairobi for sale by way of long term leases.
  • Individual Client – Project structuring, due diligence and transaction documents for developments of 39 high class residential Houses in Runda for sale by way of long term leases.
  • Individual Client – Project structuring and transaction documents for development of   high class office suites in Karen for sale by way of long term leases.

RANKINGS AND ACCOLADES

  • Top Tier Firm 2018
  • IP Stars Tier 1 17 logo 2
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  • Chambers-KS
  • Top-Tier-Firm-2017-Rosette-Web
  • IFLR1000-Top-Tier-Firm-2016
  • IFLR-Energy-Infrastructure-2015-Top-Tier-Firm-Rosette
  • Expert-Guides
  • CorpIntl-Legal-Awards
  • Managing-IP-Rosette
  • WTR-2014