Intellectual Property


Kimani, Kiarie & Associates stands as a premier intellectual property law firm in Kenya. Our dedicated intellectual property and franchising lawyers collaborate closely with clients to develop, safeguard, promote, and enforce their intellectual property rights. We offer guidance on all aspects of intellectual property rights exploitation, information technology product and service acquisition and usage.

Our expertise spans a range of industries, allowing us to provide cost-effective and innovative advice. Our lawyers possess substantial experience in both contentious and non-contentious enforcement of intellectual property rights, with particular proficiency in rights acquisition, licensing transactions, technology transfers, joint ventures, research and development, supply and distribution agreements, and dispute resolution. We also offer counsel on regional and international intellectual property rights registration.

We cater to both established and emerging businesses, with involvement in mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, public offerings, and competition law matters. Additionally, we provide guidance on legal issues related to product introductions, including branding, product information leaflets, and advertising. Our team also holds expertise in handling data protection and data privacy concerns and strategies, particularly for technology involving personal information.