Angote Gertrude

Kituo cha Sheria, Legal Advice Centre, Kenya

Angote Nyausi Gertrude is a lawyer, currently Executive Director at Kituo cha Sheria (Legal Advice Center), the oldest legal aid providing Non-Governmental Organization in Kenya. Its mission is to empower the poor and marginalized people towards access to justice. She is a social transformation advocate and has been in the forefront in litigating, agitating and advocating towards the vision of access to justice for all. Angote is currently a Council Member of the Law Society of Kenya, and an LLM Student at the University of Nairobi. She is a trained trial advocacy teacher from the University of Washington, and engages as faculty member in trainings held at the Kenya School of Law.