The structure of ILEG and its legal operations are guided by its constitutive document, a Trust deed. The overall policy making body is the Board of Trustees which is composed of professionals with immense experience and expertise in various areas of sustainable development law and policy. The following are the current members of the Board of Trustees.
Board of Directors
Benson Owuor Ochieng
Benson is the Treasurer of the Board. He is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and also practices in the firm of Ochieng’ Ochieng’ and Company Advocates. He holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and Master of Laws (LL.M) degrees from the University of Nairobi.
He is also a lecturer at the University of Nairobi and is a researcher with particular interest in legal, policy and institutional mechanisms for managing the environment and sustainable development. In addition, he has consulted widely on emerging environmental and policy issues facing the country.