Jim Karani

Legal Consultant in Kenya

Jim has worked on some of the largest elephant poaching cases in the world as an Attorney and Advocate of the High Court in Kenya and previously as the Legal Affairs Manager for WildlifeDirect, a non-profit operating in Kenya to strengthen Kenya's response to wildlife crime.

Jim graduated with a Master's in Animal Law (LL.M) at Lewis and Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. He is the first attorney in Kenya to specialize in Animal Law.

He is currently pursuing his PhD.