Fidel Mwaki

Managing Partner

Fidel Mwaki is the Managing Partner at FMC Advocates and a Kenyan-qualified Advocate with extensive knowledge and experience in real estate and corporate law in Kenya whose practice currently centres on real estate developments, mergers and acquisitions and commercial transactions.

He represents clients developing multi-use commercial and residential real estate projects including advising on joint venture arrangements and project documents such as construction contracts, agency agreements, sale agreements and long-term leases.

His corporate expertise extends to supporting clients seeking to invest capital, assets or expertise into various sectors of the Kenyan economy, liaising with regulators on approvals and registration of business transactions such as mergers, capitalizations and reorganizations and advising on Kenya law requirements.

Fidel has expertise in the training and development of senior, mid-level and lower management teams and support staff representing clients, industry organisations and educational institutions in a wide variety of areas including labour and human resource management, technical education, corporate governance, and legal compliance.

Practice Areas

Our clients expect results and we deliver on our promise.

    Significant Training Engagements

    Through FMC Advocates, training employees and managers at Wetlands International on data protection compliance with respect to employees and client information.

    Through FMC Advocates, training senior managers and sales agents at TSAVO on legal, commercial, and practical aspects of development projects, property management, technology infrastructure and data protection compliance.

    Through FMC Advocates, training of the executive Secretariat of Kenya USA Diaspora Sacco on internal compliance with legal obligations and human resource management.

    Through FMC Advocates, training of the senior management team at Mozzartbet Kenya on employment relations including staff termination procedures.

    Through FMC Advocates, training of the senior management team at ONQ Kenya on employment relations including staff termination procedures.

    Through We Train Network, training undergraduate and post-graduate students and young professionals in soft skills and development of career paths in legal and other professional fields

    Through Kenyatta University School of Law, training, and supervision of undergraduate students in clinical and judicial attachment courses.

    Through Anjarwalla & Khanna, training of the in-house legal teams at Bank of Africa and I&M Bank on legal aspects of banking securities and security documentation.

    Through Anjarwalla & Khanna, training a diverse set of clients on the incoming Land Laws including the Land Act 2012 and Land Registration Act 2012.

    Significant Legal Practice




    Managing Partner, FMC Advocates, Kenya


    In-Country Partner, Primerio International, Kenya


    Director, FMC Learning & Development


    Partner, We Train Network

    2017 – 2020

    Lecturer in Business Law, Kenyatta University School of Law, Kenya


    Foreign Lawyer, Real Estate and Asset Finance, Hogan Lovells International LLP, UK

    2008 – 2016

    Senior Associate, Corporate and Real Estate, Anjarwalla & Khanna Advocates, Kenya