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Organization : OGO-LAW ADVOCATES

Location: Nairobi

About the Firm

OGO – Law is an environmental and sustainability law firm that helps individuals, businesses, and government entities to thrive and grow within their area of specialization. We specialize in providing innovative legal solutions that empower organizations to thrive in an environmentally responsible manner.

Position Overview

Our one-year Pupillage Programme provides hands-on experience, exposure to various practice areas, and an in-depth understanding of legal practice in Kenya and beyond.

Key Responsibilities
  • Legal research for cases in court and/or consulting projects of the firm
  • Research on the best practices in sustainability and environmental law in Africa.
  • Supporting research work to the Managing Partner on a case-by-case basis.
  • Attending land and court registries as assigned.
  • Writing articles for the firm’s LinkedIn and blog posts.
  • Creating various webinar-style trainings on diverse legal and policy issues.
  • Various administrative functions as delegated by the Managing Partner.
  • Any other duties assigned to the pupil
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law
  • Completed Kenya School of Law course work and examinations.
  • Demonstrated interest and experience in environmental law, Climate Change,Sustainability,or a related field.
  • Willingness and keenness to learn.
  • Strong understanding of conservation / sustainability principles and legal concepts.
  • Excellent legal research and writing
Terms of Reference
  • Contract Type : Fulltime
  • Location:(Remote and office-based)
  • Reporting to : Managing Director Start Date : December 2023
How to apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit their;

  • Resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the position
  • 1 sample of legal research work
  • Recommendation letter from a referee

With the subject line “PUPIL APPLICATION-[Your Name] to by COB 18TH DECEMBER 2023 EAT.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only shortlisted candidates will contacted for an interview.