Legal Webinar on Demystifying Estate Planning


United States International University - Africa, through its Division of Legal Services invites you to an online discussion on “Demystifying Estate Planning”. This webinar is being held in collaboration with our network at Umsizi LLP, and it is a continuation of our efforts to ensure that the campus community and our partners are appraised on topical legal and governance issues.

Please register for free here:
When: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm East Africa Time
Theme: “Future-Proofing Your Exit: Demystifying Succession Law”

After registering in advance, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Please submit any questions in advance to or through the registration portal.

Let’s keep the conversation going on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook using the hashtag #USIULAW2022

Our host and moderator

Ms. Helen Ambasa, Director-Legal Services at USIU-Africa.
Ms. Ambasa is a certified globally engaged leader, lawyer, data protection foot soldier and accredited governance auditor with over 19 years’ experience who has worked in Kenya in both the public and private sector. She joined USIU- Africa after a stint in Government where she rose through the ranks from Senior Legal Officer to Ag. Corporation Secretary. Prior to that she practised law at Robson Harris and Co. Advocates as well as Muhanji-Kasango Advocates. She is well versed with the Kenyan legal system and regulatory environment as well as the global operating environment. She is a member of the Institute of Certified Secretaries of Kenya, the Law Society of Kenya and a Board member with the Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) where she chairs the Finance & Audit Committee. She previously served as a Board member on the National Industrial Training Authority Sectoral Training Committee.

Webinar Speakers
Our Speakers are:-

Jacqueline Oyuyo Githinji - Managing Partner at Umsizi LLP
Jackie has experience in a broad range of corporate, commercial and family matters from her more than 20 years practice in various sectors. A Chartered Arbitrator, she is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a Certified and Court-Accredited Mediator. Jackie serves as Non-Executive Director on various Boards, notably as chairperson of the Nairobi Centre for International Arbitration (NCIA). She has played a critical role in the development of a National Policy on ADR in Kenya, and is a regular speaker in the areas of arbitration, mediation and corporate governance. Jackie has served as a third-party neutral in a number of domestic and international commercial disputes, and is recognised in the Legal 500 Arbitration Power List (Africa) and Leaders in Law (Corporate Law, Kenya) global awards. In addition to teaching various undergraduate courses in ADR and she is a certified tutor with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

In case you missed out on the live webinar, watch the recorded version via YouTube here


  •   Aug 31, 2022 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


  •   Virtual - Zoom