CEO, Lawyers Hub
Linda Bonyo is the founder of the Lawyers Hub, A Pan-African community of Lawyers working to employ Technology to ease access to Justice for tech startups, Improve digital skills for Lawyers and offer policy alternatives within the Tech Policy Arena to African governments. In 2017, Linda founded the Lawyers innovation Hub in Nairobi, the first legaltech hub in Africa to support tech startups and cross disciplinary collaboration in Law and Technology. The Lawyers Hub has grown to convene the Inaugural Africa Law Tech Festival comprised of a LawTech Academy, Africa Legal Hackathon, Africa Digital Rights Concert and Africa Policy Co-Creation Conference bringing 20+ African Countries and over 1000+ unique attendees in 2020 alone. The Lawyers Hub has recently launched the Africa Law Tech Association with Mozilla Foundation as founding member to amplify African Voices within the continent.
Linda is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya and serves in the ICT committees of the regional bar associations such as the Pan -African Lawyers Union and the East Africa Law Society. She is a firm believer in the power of legal innovation as a catalyst for Socio-economic growth.