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Name: Anita Mugeni
Firm Name: MRB ATTORNEYS
Country: Rwanda
Expertise: Civil Law


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Professional Biography:

Anita Mugeni is the one of the founding partners of MRB. She is a senior member of the Rwandan bar with a great training and experience in the civil law system. Anita possess an LLB degree from the, National University of Rwanda (NUR, 1996), LLM, FUSL- Universite Catholique de Louvain (2005). Anita is a senior advocate who started her Legal practice as an advocate in 1998 working her way up as one of the most prolific commercial and litigation attorneys in Rwanda. She has worked on many commercial transaction advisory cases including dispute resolution, due diligences and insolvencies. She has served as acting President of the Rwanda Bar Association (RBA), served as dean and council member of RBA, council member of the East African Law Society, a member of the RBA, the East African Law Society and the International Bar Association. She has a great grounding in Kinyarwanda and French. Anita brings to MRB more than a decade and a half of immense experience in legal practice and academia having taught law at the National University of Rwanda, the Independent University of Kigali (ULK) and at the Institute of Legal Practice & Development (ILPD).

Firm Overview:

MRB ATTORNEYS (MRB) is one of the Premier and biggest law firms in Rwanda. Founded in 2013, MRB brought together senior lawyers who were Partners in: Kigali Allied Advocates, Fountain Law Chambers, MK Law Office and Prolex Advocates and Legal Consultants. MRB Partners have substantial experience in legal practice, transactional advisory services and legal academia spanning many years. MRB Partners have worked as advocates, state attorneys, consultants and advisors for government, intergovernmental agencies, international organizations, companies, banks and other corporate and individual Clientele in and outside Rwanda. MRB has since grown to a team of 11 lawyers and a sizeable support staff. The firm intends to keep this growth curve rising.

MRB Attorneys is a General Service Law Firm with a strong focus on Corporate & Commercial Law, Banking and Investment transactional advisory work. MRB also provides services in the areas of Dispute Resolution, policy development as well as legal audits, due diligences, legal and legislative drafting. Since qualifying to practice law and from the inception of the firm, MRB & its partners represented and continue to advise key corporate clients in Rwanda that include banks, private and public companies, international organizations and government agencies.

Our Mission:

“Being the Premier Law Firm in Rwanda & Beyond.”

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