October 15, 2019
Certificate of no Impediment to Marriage in Kenya

Certificate of no Impediment to Marriage in Kenya

Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage in Kenya In this article we will cover the following: What is a certificate of non impediment to Marriage in Kenya Who issues the Certificate of No Impediment to Marriage in Kenya? What documents are required to issue the Certificate of no impediment to marriage in Kenya? What is the cost of getting this […]
July 18, 2018
Notary Public Services in Kenya

Notary Public Services in Kenya

Who is a notary public? Notaries Public are licensed under the Notaries Act Cap 17 Laws of Kenya. In Kenya, a notary public is also required to be an advocate. It states; “The Chief Justice may, by instrument under his hand, appoint any advocate to perform within Kenya the functions and duties commonly performed by a notary public of the […]
July 18, 2018
Legal Audit in Kenya - Silvana & Associates

Legal Audit in Kenya

In Legal Audit we meet with companies, individual enterprises, partnerships, corporations, and other types of organizations to discuss strategic plans and objectives, review key documents and records, and analyze and identify current and their projected legal needs. The legal audit also lays the groundwork for the establishment of an ongoing legal compliance and prevention program in order to ensure that […]
July 18, 2018
Legalization & Attestation of Documents Services in Kenya - Silvana & Associates

Certification of Documents in Kenya

Have you ever been asked to produce certified documents either at the bank, school, college, Government Institution? We assist our clients get their certificates certified as true copy of the original. Certification is either done by an advocate, commissioner for oaths or notary public. Documents that may require to be certified Education certificates such as degree certificate, diploma certificate, university […]
July 18, 2018
Affidavits in Kenya - Silvana & Associates

Affidavits in Kenya

AFFIDAVITS AND STATUTORY DECLARATIONS An affidavit is a written statement of facts voluntarily made by a deponent under an oath or affirmation administered by a person authorized to do so by law. This is basically a written statement from an individual which is sworn to be true. A statutory declaration is a sworn statement made in a prescribed form before […]
June 29, 2018

Advocates in Kenya- Our Services

We are a premier law firm in Kenya offering the following services: General Legal services Notary public in Kenya Attestation and certification of documents in Kenya Affidavits in Kenya Due Diligence Services in Kenya Legal Audits Commissioner for Oaths Real Estate and Conveyancing Intellectual Property Registration Legal Advisory Corporate Governance Advisory
March 20, 2016

How to transfer shares listed at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) after death of a parent or guardian (Private Transfers) in Kenya

What happens to listed shares of a deceased person at the Nairobi Securities Exchange? Making arrangements to transfer the shares of a deceased person is important so as to access the dividends and capital gains from such shares. Below is a simplified procedure of how to transfer the shares at the NSE. First confirm the number of shares that were […]
March 20, 2016

Procedure for applying for grant of representation in Kenya

The procedure for applying for grant of representation is set out in section 51 of the Kenyan Law of Succession Act and Rule 7 to 14 of the Probate and Administration Rules. In the first instance, one has to be eligible to apply for the grant as stipulated in section 66 of the Law of Succession Act which sets out the […]