Wilfred, an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya was admitted to the Kenyan Bar in 1989. He holds a Master of Arts degree in International Relations from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree from the University of Nairobi, as well as a postgraduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law.
Since 2012, Wilfred has been assigned by the International Criminal Court (ICC) as the Common Legal Representative for Victims in the case of The Prosecutor v. William Samoei Ruto and Joshua arap Sang. Previously, he had served as a Duty Counsel with the ICC, and as Lead Counsel, as Co-Counsel and Amicus Curiae with the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in several cases before the Tribunal, as well as a Protection Officer with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
He is also on the List of Qualified Counsel before the UN-backed Special Court for Sierra Leone, andbefore the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. Between 1999 and 2009, Wilfred served in the Governing Council of the Kenyan Section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ-Kenya), and was its Chair between 2005 and 2009.
He is a serving Member of the General Assembly of Action-Aid International Kenya. Wilfred, a renowned litigation lawyer and arbitrator has been practicing in the Nairobi-based law firm of Nderitu & Partners since 1996.
Wilfred’s passion is to make a significant contribution to the realization of a just society, and his hobbies include music, travelling, reading, mentoring and swimming.