• +250 727 000 973
  • eric@ksolutions-law.com
  • KN 50ST Ganza - Kiyovu , Nyarugenge, Kigali City, Rwanda
  • P.O Box: 4062 Kigali, Rwanda

Eric Cyaga | Managing Partner | K-Solutions & Partners

Background

Eric is the Managing Partner at K-Solutions & Partners in Kigali, Rwanda. Eric’s role is to ensure the legality of commercial transactions, advising companies on their legal rights and duties. Eric understands aspects of contract law, securities law, insolvency, business organization and employment law. Eric has over eight years of experience with Office of the Registrar General operations and has in the past, worked extensively in the field of insolvency administration and liquidation proceedings. Eric has a keen interest in mortgage administration and receivership and has acted as legal advisor to the ORG New Business laws monitoring sub-committee.


Membership in Professional Societies

  • Member of the Rwanda Bar Association/RBA
  • Member of the East African Law Society/EALS
  • Member of the Kigali International Arbitration Centre/KIAC
  • Member of the Rwanda Insolvency Administrator Board, ORG/RDB
  • Board member of JCDecaux Rwanda Limited
  • Board member of Vallis Rwanda Limited
  • Board member of Umutanguha Finance Company Ltd
  • Member of the Soprotel in liquidation Creditor’s Committee
  • Receiver & Mortgage Administrator, ORG-RDB
  • Member of the Rwandatel in liquidation Creditor’s Committee
  • Immediate Past President – Rotary Club Kigali Mont – Jali

Professional Qualifications

2004: Graduate degree in Law, Independent University of Kigali

2006: Call to the Bar, Kigali Bar Association

2009: Bar Professional Training Certificate(CAPA), Rwanda Bar Association

2010: Accredited Receiver & Mortgage administrator, ORG – RDB

2011: CIArb Certificate, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

2012: Insolvency Administrator Certificate, ORG-RDB

2013: Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrator

2014: CEDR Accredited Mediator

2015: KIAC – KLRCA Certified Adjudicator

2015: ORG/RDB – Master Class Turnaround Management (with TURNAROUND powerhouse).

2017: Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice

2017: MBA for Lawyers (in progress)

2018: Private Notary practice License, Ministry of Justice


Career Summary

  • 2013 – DATE: Managing Partner
  • 2007 – 2013: Partner, K-Solutions & Partners

Awards & Accolades

  • Eric is described as ‘offers substantial experience and expertise in the hospitality, travel and tourism industries. His diverse practice includes work undertaken in employment, contract, insolvency and securities law, and he is viewed by the market as a “conscientious lawyer.”‘ – Chambers 2019
  • Eric has a well-established corporate practice incorporating a wide range of legal services, including securities law and capital markets. “He’s very good with people and has a very analytical mind,” say sources – Chambers and Partners 2018
  • Eric is ranked as a Band 1 lawyer in Chambers Global, since 2015 to 2017 which recognizes that “He’s very good with people and has a very analytical mind,
  • “He is very assiduous, always listens and gives excellent legal advice.”  – Chambers global 2013.
  • Eric is ‘”informed, informative and very engaged,” and praised for his strong client focus’ – Chambers global 2012.

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate and Commercial legal practice
  • Insurance, Banking and Finance
  • Securities law and insolvency
  • Business Organization and Joint Venture
  • Public Companies, Capital markets and Loans practice
  • Employment Law
  • Negotiation and Mediation Practice
  • Adjudication, Arbitration and Litigation practice
  • Hospitality, Tourism and Travel Industry Law
  • Private Notary Practice.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Kinyarwanda

Location

  • Kigali