Welcome to the Office of the Chief Justice and President of Supreme Court of Kenya
The Office of the Chief Justice (OCJ) is established under Article 161 of the Kenyan Constitution to render administrative, operational, and governance support to the Judiciary.
The Current Chief Justice and President of Supreme Court of Kenya
|Her Ladyship Martha K. Koome assumed office as Chief Justice and the President of the Supreme Court of Kenya on May 21, 2021.
Prior to her appointment as the 15th Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya, she was a Senior Judge of the Court of Appeal. During her stint as an Appellate Judge, she headed the Criminal Division of the Court and in addition, chaired Committees which developed the Court of Appeal Practice Directions in Civil and Criminal Appeals as well as the Registry Manual that standardized the registry experience at the Court.