Nelson Havi Biography: Wife, Age, Career, Net Worth

January 12, 2022

Nelson Havi is a renowned Kenyan Lawyer known for his hard work and resilience. He is popular for becoming the 49th president of the Law Society of Kenya.

Nelson Havi Bio
Nelson Havi

This article is about Nelson Havi, the 49th president of the Law Society of Kenya. It contains his biography: age, career, early life, marriage, education, and everything else we know about the prominent lawyer.

Before we continue, here is a quick summary of Nelson Havi.

Nelson Havi Profile

Full Name Nelson Havi

Date of Birth: April 5th, 1977

Age: 34

Tribe: Luhya

Nationality: Kenyan

Religion: Christianity

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (LLB)

Education: University of Nairobi

Occupation: Lawyer

Net Worth: Not disclosed yet

Who is Nelson Havi?

Nelson Havi, born on April 5th, 1977, is a distinguished lawyer who has risen to the spotlight through his hard work and determination all of which led him to become the 49th president of the Law Society of Kenya.

He is famous for being outspoken and standing up in the face of corruption in the country. 

Early Life

Nelson Havi was born on April 5th, 1977 in Mwihila Mission Hospital in Old Kakamega, Kenya. He was raised by his mother, Grace Obwamo who is currently a retired teacher.

He is the second child of the family.

He lost his father to the gunshot at a very tender age, when he was in form one. The death was a result of the 1992 post-election violence. This experience would later lead him into deciding to pursue a career in law.

Nelson Havi Education

Nelson Havi did his primary school at the Nangili Primary School and his high school at Musingu High School. 

He was quite an outstanding student whose brightness earned him the affection of his teachers.

After High School, Nelson Havi went on to study at the University of Nairobi where he pursued and earned a Bachelor of law degree.


Nelson Havi's motivation to become a lawyer came from experiencing his father die from a gunshot in the 1992 post-election violence in the country. 

After he had completed his law degree, he landed a job in a law firm and he would later work for some more firms before deciding to establish his firm which he called 'Havi & Company Advocates.'

In his firm, he offers various services ranging from debt collection, corporate finance advisory, intellectual property rights, arbitration, and commercial litigation.

He later joined the Law Society of Kenya with the determination to become the president of the society one day. He is currently the society's 49th president - a position he won on the 27th of February, 2020.

Nelson Havi Personal Life

Nelson Havi is currently having a thriving career and a happy marriage which has produced three children; two sons and a daughter.

On September 19th, 2020, he was initiated into the Maragoli council of elders, Omwimili wa Balagoli. Also, he has been met by people of his hometown who trust in his leadership, suggesting he considers taking a path in politics. However, Nelson Havi is yet to comment on this.

Nelson Havi Marriage

Nelson Havi Bio
Nelson Havi's Family

Nelson Havi is married to Fellicine Korir who is also in the same field as him, a Lawyer.

The two lovebirds met at the University of Nairobi and have nurtured their love since then into a union that has produced three children.

Nelson Havi Net Worth

Nelson Havi's net worth is not yet disclosed to the public. We are following up on this information and will upload the data once it is available.

Nelson Havi Contacts 

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