On 22 October 2013, Tandem Law became the Lead Solicitor in a Group Litigation Order (GLO) for claims made against the United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office and HM Government.

The GLO relates to events which occurred in Kenya between 20 October 1952 and 12 December 1963. It is referred to as the 'Kenyan Emergency Group Litigation'.

Tandem Law is now representing over 20,000 claimants in the action. Due to the nature of group litigation, the deadline for registering a claim passed on the 30th of April 2014. No Claimant may be added to the group register after the closing date unless the Management Court gives permission.

A link to the full version of the notification can be found at the bottom of this page.


If you are unsure whether you have a claim, please speak to our partner law firm, based in Kenya.

Cecil Miller Advocates have been appointed to represent Tandem Law in Kenya in relation to the Kenyan Emergency Group Litigation.

Cecil Miller Advocates is one of the leading law firms in Kenya and has a long-standing reputation for its work setting legal precedents in the Kenyan courts. Tandem Law is the British-based lead solicitors in the Litigation.

Cecil Miller

Miller & Company Advocates

Standard Street

Bruce House, 13th Floor

P.O. Box 45707 - 00100



Tel: +254 20 2248461, 2248467, 2228081

Cell: +254 727 531005, 736 248424

Fax: +254 20 2249754


News and updates


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