Joyanne Njau

Associate, Telecommunication, Media and Technology

+254 (20) 272 7171, 272 7186


Data Privacy Governance
Financial Technology (FinTech)
Payment Systems
Compliance Assessment

Joyanne is a bubbly and intelligent young advocate joining our internationally recognized Telecommunication, Media and Technology practice.

She focuses mainly on data privacy governance, cybersecurity, consumer protection, intellectual property, fintech and payment systems in the course of negotiation, drafting and reviewing of partnership agreements for service provision.

Joyanne is an integral part of the team in providing legal advisory services to various telecoms in Kenya including providing compliance assessment to the largest regional TelCo. The team has a niche offering to multinational tech and financial organisations providing legal services towards overall compliance with the Data Protection Act, Kenya of digital services/products terms and conditions. As a result of the enactment of Kenya’s Data Protection Act, many such organisations have needed their products and services terms & conditions be critically assessed for conformity with the Act. Joyanne has therefore been a part of the team in the process of reviewing volumes of terms and conditions to achieve compliance with the provisions of the Act in addition to flagging other potential risk areas for mitigation.

She also gives valuable insights to the firm’s newsletter, The Above Standard and external publications writing intuitive legal alerts on developments in technology regulations and compliance guidance.



Bachelor of Law LLB (Hons.),
Diploma in Law (KSL)

Kenya Christian Lawyers Fellowship (KCLF)


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