Practice Areas 

  • Commercial law
  • Conveyancing
  • Property law


  • Post Graduate diploma, Kenya School of Law, Nairobi, 2013.
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB), Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa, 2011.

Practice Licence 

  • Kenya
  • South Africa

Alvin Philip Gitonga

Mr. Gitonga is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with experience in Commercial Law, Conveyancing and Property Law. He is an Associate at EMSI & Associates, a professional services firm based in Nairobi, Kenya, he specializes in Commercial matters, Conveyancing and Property matters.  he has worked in the private sector on various projects at all stages of transactions, from origination, negotiation and documentation to closing.

Prior to joining EMSI & Associates, Mr. Gitonga worked at Kittony Maina Karanja Advocates a Law firm based in Nairobi with two branch offices in Mombasa and Muranga as an Associate in the Commercial Law and Conveyancing Department, where he was responsible for preparing and reviewing Commercial Agreements and giving legal opinions on various aspects of Commercial Law, Conveyancing and Property Law. Having concluded numerous property transfer transactions including the perfection of Bank securities documentation for Mortgages and Charges for several financial institutions.

He has gained the necessary skills and expertise in handling Land transactions and related fields where he has represented various real estate developers, corporate clients and individuals in the acquisition and disposal of property.

Mr. Gitonga is a Member of the Law Society of Kenya and holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in South Africa and a Post Graduate diploma from the Kenya School of Law.