The Managing Partner, Mr. Achach is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and holds a Post Graduate Certificate in International Trade and Development from Trade Policy Training Centre in Africa (trapca). He performs general executive functions relating to planning and execution of the firm’s mission and vision. He is also the head of Litigation and Arbitration Department of the Firm. He has a background of academic excellence and intensive hands on training and experience on complex aspects of top individual and corporate litigation in the following areas; Debt Recovery and Training, Insurance, Banking, Election Petitions, Landlord and Tenant Disputes, Telecommunications, Constructions, Energy Markets and International Commercial Arbitration among others.
He has recently developed a peculiar and efficient debt recovery product for a financial institution that has radically transformed its recovery department. Mr. Achach further prides in consulting for the Government in the endeavors to reform the law on landlords and tenants in Kenya with a view to repealing the existing pieces of legislation and consolidating them into a single statute.
His litigation experience is extensive in the Court of Appeal, High Court and subordinate Courts including specialized Tribunals such as Business Premises Rent Tribunal, Rent Restriction Tribunal, National Environmental Tribunal, Procurement Tribunal and Kenya Industrial Property Tribunal among others.
He has handled several election petitions for various clients, and has been involved in high profile civil and international commercial and public law litigation for various clients including CFC Stanbic Bank, Kenya Commercial Bank, Consolidated Bank of Kenya, Kenya Airport Authority, Communications Commission of Kenya, Safaricom Limited, NSSF, Electricity Regulatory Board, Barclays Bank of Kenya, Kenya Shell Limited, AIG Limited and Kenya Building Society among others.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Achach served as an Associate Advocate in the Firm of Mohammed Muigai Advocates and as a Senior Associate and head of the Client Service Teams for CFC Stanbic Bank, Kenya Commercial Bank, Consolidated Bank of Kenya at Sichangi and Company Advocates gaining massive hands on experience on the needs and unique challenges of the Banking sector clients.