Michael Okumu

Michael is a disciplined, motivated and innovative advocate with a rare touch of enthusiasm for his work. He is extremely competent in real estate law with centralized specialization in project structuring, security perfection and conveyancing. He is involved in the structuring of Tatu City, Wayne Ville City, Superior Homes (Kenya) PLC, Qwetu Ruaraka Residence, Lakeview Heights, Prissy Apartments and the Kipande Road Project among others.

Areas of Specialization

  • Real Estate Law

Top Matters

Project structuring and Conveyancing

  • Part of the team advising Tatu City Limited, a real estate development company, on aspects of legal structuring for a proposed mixed use development on 2,500 acres, Tatu City, in Ruiru Municipality. The project, which at completion will have 60,000 residential units and involves elements of infrastructure, in particular construction of roads, installation of water and sanitation and sale of the units. He was also part of the team representing Tatu City Limited in sale of Seventy (70) Acres of Land worth United States Dollars Seventy Million ($70,000,000.00)
  • Part of the team advising Prissy Apartments Limited on all aspects of legal structuring for a structuring of construction of residential units known as Prissy Apartments for the construction of 100 residential flats on Mombasa Road and representing the Developer Company (a real estate development company) in sales of the units.
  • Advising Property Reality Company Limited (PRC Limited) a real estate development company, on all aspects of legal structuring for residential housing in Nakuru County (Lakeview Heights) and Katani, Machakos County and representing the Developer Company in sales of 40 residential units in Nakuru and 400 residential units in Katani, Machakos.
  • Part of the team advising Uaso Nyarobe Waterfront Limited in structuring of a master plan for the establishment of a mega car park project and Real Estate Investments Trusts (REITS) to be established along Kipande Road within Nairobi Central Business District.
  • Advising Superior Homes (Kenya) PLC in the structuring and sale of 600 residential units in Mavoko. The Estate, known as Greenpark is a unique lifestyle development that offers the best of country living within easy reach of the city along the Nairobi-Mombasa highway.
  • Part of the team conducting comprehensive due diligence on behalf of Kenya Airports Authority in the intended Concession with Kenya Airways PLC. The due diligence involved a review of titles over the Property owned by Kenya Airports Authority for the land to be considered in the concession and giving reports and related opinions.
  • LLB (Hons) Moi University School of Law
  • DIP Kenya School of Law