Ellone Korir is well known among his peers and clients for being a business savvy lawyer and advisor. His approach to legal transaction advisory, as a business enabler, has earned him recognition especially among business owners and founders.
Ellone has experience that spans over 6 years, and has gained expertise in Commercial Transaction Advisory, Regulatory Advisory and Litigation work. His expertise is in Corporate & Commercial law, Finance & Securities law, and Labour law, Technology, and Intellectual Property. Ellone also regularly advises the start-up and scale-up companies in Kenya on legal and regulatory issues affecting their business, growth and expansion including investment agreements, acquisitions, term sheets, shareholder agreements, founder and minority protections issues.
Ellone’s strong client focus and client centricity in offering advise has earned him a coveted role as a trusted advisor to many of his clients who can rely on him not only for strategic advice, but also for precise execution.
Ellone is and Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a member of the Kenya Law Society and the East African Law Society. He has spoken widely at seminars and workshops related to his areas of expertise including those touching on ESOPs and Taxation of gaming industry.
The Catholic University of East Africa(2013) — Bachelor of Law (LLB HONS.)
Kenya School of Law (2014) — Advocates Training Program (Post-graduate Diploma)
- Advised a betting firm in a cross-boarder transaction that traversed more than ten countries in East, Central, South and West Africa.
- Corporate restructuring of an under sea cable laying firm in acquisition deal.
- Part of the legal advisory team that was retained in the multilateral agreement between the government of Kenya, the County governments and equipment providers in a contract for lease of hospital equipment.
- Defended a client in an Alternative dispute resolution in a high value distribution agreement dispute.