Donpolt Orwenyo


Membership in Professional Bodies:

  • Law Society of Kenya
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In May of 2022, Donpolt Orwenyo Zakayo joined LJA Associates LLP as a Pupil and in March of 2023, he was admitted to the bar as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Donpolt’s academic history saw him graduate top of his class at Moi University, Law School in 2021. He went on to the Kenya School of Law where he swiftly completed the Advocates Training Program and was awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Law.

Before LJA, Donpolt was an intern at Irungu Kang’ata and Company Advocates. Donpolt has done pro bono work as a legal aid service provider at Transparency International Kenya in Uasin Gishu County. He participated in the Lawyers’ Honoraria for Community Sensitization Forum for Indigent Members of the Society.

In his time at LJA, Donpolt has demonstrated dedication and resilience and has become an integral part of the LJA Team. He is a jack of all trades and is majorly involved in; the Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Commercial and Immigration Departments.

Donpolt enjoys watching historical and wildlife documentaries and reading adventure novels. For mental and physical fitness, he plays chess and basketball games.

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Wills
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Insurance Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Banking and Finance
  • M-GAS Ltd
  • Mayfair Insurance Company
  • Cooperative Bank of Kenya
  • Resource Protection Ltd
  • English – High Proficiency
  • Kiswahili – High Proficiency
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Kenya School of Law, 2021
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B), Moi University, 2021

March 2023 – Present: LJA Associates LLP, Nairobi
Position: Associate

December 2022 – February 2023: LJA Associates LLP, Nairobi
Position: Holding Over

May 2022 – November 2022: LJA Associates LLP, Nairobi
Position: Pupil

January 2022 – April 2022: Irungu Kang’ata & Company Advocates, Nairobi
Position: Intern