A Partner at Oraro & Company Advocates’ commercial practice, Cindy specializes in energy, infrastructure, and projects. Over the last 9 years, she has advised local and international clients in various matters including energy, oil & gas, corporate restructuring, mergers & acquisitions, and mining.
She has been involved in notable corporate & commercial transactions including advising on the government-to-government collaboration between the Government of Kenya and China National Petroleum Corporation on a proposed USD 1.8 billion project to develop up to 350 MW of geothermal power.
In 2014, she was awarded a Commonwealth Professional Fellowship at the law firm of Hogan Lovells LLP in London, where she practiced with its project finance team. She was further awarded a Power Africa Fellowship in 2019 at the law firm of Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York, where she practiced with its project development and project finance teams.
Cindy holds a Master of Laws in Commercial Law from the University of Bristol, a Bachelor of Laws from Durham University, United Kingdom and a Post-graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law.
“Cindy has a keen interest in energy, particularly geothermal, oil & gas and solar.”
EDUCATION /BAR MEMBERSHIP
- Master of Laws in Commercial Law from the University of Bristol
- Bachelor of Laws from Durham University
- Post-graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law