Ariana Issaias

Ariana Issaias

Of Counsel
Nairobi, Kenya: Coulson Harney LLP
T: + 254 20 289 9000
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Ariana Issaias is a lawyer in our Nairobi office and a member of the IP & Technology team.

Ariana specialises in commercial contracts, distribution, franchising and licensing, intellectual property (including brand portfolio enforcement), e-commerce, software development and collaboration.  She has a good proficiency in French, Italian, Greek and a basic but able knowledge of Spanish.

She assists clients with regulatory and enforcement advice and has worked extensively with clients in business and product transfers and dealing with the applicable registries to record and complete such transfers.  Her specialist knowledge of distribution and licensing frameworks and IP exploitation, both intragroup and external, in technology, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, hospitality, retail, media, agricultural and service sectors is notable.

Ariana is a key member of our Data Protection Taskforce and has been at the fore of the developments of data protection and privacy in Kenya and has considerable experience in advising both local and international clients.

Ariana holds a LLB 2:1 (Hons) from the Manchester University and LPC Distinction BPP from the School of Law in London. 

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