Jacqueline Waihenya

Chairperson, CIArb Kenya

Jacqueline, an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and Managing Partner of JWM Law LLP, specialises in commercial law. Holding an LLM in Public Finance & Financial Services Law, she pursues a Doctorate at the University of Nairobi. Jacqueline excels as a Chartered Arbitrator (C.ARB/FCIARB), holds diplomas in International Arbitration and Construction Adjudication, and is an IMI Certified Mediator. Recently appointed a FIFA Approved Mediator, she’s a pioneer Kenya Judiciary Mediator. Jacqueline played a pivotal role in crafting Kenya’s ADR Policy, approved in 2023, and is an Associate Editor of the CIARB Kenya ADR Journal. She’s a Governance Expert, Fellow Certified Secretary Kenya, and Vice Chairman at various institutions.

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August 23, 2023
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Now in its 10th year, the East Africa International Arbitration Conference 2023 will take place in Hotel Verde Zanzibar on the 23rd to 25th August 2023. The conference, themed: A golden age, celebrating the past and the future of International Arbitration in Africa, will be a celebration of a journey as we take time to review the last 10 years, providing practical plans to position the continent to play a beneficial role in the advancement of the Arbitration Industry.