Eric Kibet, LLD Candidate (Pretoria), LLM (Boston College), LLB (Nairobi), LIMIS, Advocate of the High Court
Eric Kibet is a Lecturer at Riara Law School. His areas of scholastic interest are constitutional law, international law and legal theory. He has previously taught law at Kenyatta University School of Law and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT).
He is a Doctor of Laws (LLD) candidate at the University of Pretoria in South Africa. He holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from Boston College Law School in the United States, and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from University of Nairobi. He also holds a postgraduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law. He is an advocate of the High Court of Kenya, and a Licentiate Member of the Institute for the Management of Information Systems, U.K.
Mr. Kibet has been researching global trends and law on death penalty. He has in the past discussed his published work Death Penalty in Kenya: A Call for Compliance with International Human Rights Law and the Constitution with Judges of Appeal and High Court Judges at the Judiciary Training Institute. His ongoing research work relates to the right to freedom of expression and its role in social and political transformation in Kenya.
He teaches constitutional law at Riara Law School. Additionally, he trains in legal research and oral advocacy skills, and is a volunteer faculty in trial advocacy with Justice Advocacy Africa.