Stephen Mallowah is a Commercial and Corporate Law partner with the prominent regional law firm TripleOKLaw LLP, based in Nairobi and undertaking projects across the region. He is also an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree from the University of Zambia and a Master of Laws Degree in Corporate and Commercial Law as a Chevening Scholar from the University of London. He holds a further Master of Science Degree in Public Policy and Management from the School of Oriental & African Studies from the same university. He is also a graduate of the Advanced Management Program from the IESE Business School.
Stephen has proven expertise in several specialized areas of law including Capital Markets and Financial Services – advising a large commercial bank on setting up a Unit Trust; Structured and Project Finance and Energy – advising a developer on delivering a 140MW geothermal power generation project;advising large multinationals in the extractives sector on legislative engagement on the Mining Act and Petroleum Act; Public Policy and Regulatory Compliance – advising a large telco on regulatory and compliance issues around the rollout of a suite of advanced digital service offerings .
He has taught law at the Kenyatta University, Catholic University of East Africa, the Kenya School of Law and the Kenya School of Monetary Studies among others. He is also a certified Corporate Governance Trainer with the Centre for Corporate Governance.