An officer appointed to this position will be responsible for rendering legal services in preparation
of legal opinions, studies, reports and correspondence as well as ensuring the provision of effective legal advice on a diverse range of substantive and procedural issues.
Duties and responsibilities
Under the supervision of the senior legal officer, the officer will be performing the following duties;
Ensure the timely filing of Court documents
Attend court in various cases in which the Commission is party
Draft legal documents pertaining to different
Write reports on various assignments.
Advise walk in clients on various land matters.
Conduct research on various substantive and procedural
Attend the Commission’s meetings and rendering legal
Carry out review of grants and dispositions of public land to establish their legality or propriety.
Attend court on behalf of the Commission to tender evidence or adduce
Academic and Professional Qualifications
For appointment to this grade, the candidate must have:
Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a recognized
Postgraduate Diploma in Law from Kenya School of Law
Practicing Certificate as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
Must have served as a Legal Officer in the public or private sector for at least three
Applicants must possess knowledge and skills in the following areas;
Proficiency in computer applications
Good knowledge of the constitution of Kenya
Good Communication skills
How To Apply
Applicants are advised to visit our website www.landcommission.go.ke for instructions on how to apply. Applicants MUST apply both online and submit hard copies of their application. In case you do not hear from us, please consider your application as unsuccessful.
Please note that canvassing for these positions will lead to automatic disqualification.
The National Land Commission is an equal opportunity employer; women, people from marginalized areas and Persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The applications should reach the office of the Secretary/ CEO, National Land Commission by