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Phoebe Okowa was born on 1 January, 1965 in Kericho, Kenya, is a Lawyer. Discover Phoebe Okowa's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 58 years old?

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Occupation Lawyer, Legal Academic, Author
Age 59 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born 1 January, 1965
Birthday 1 January
Birthplace Kericho, Kenya
Nationality Kenya

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Phoebe Okowa Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Phoebe Okowa's Husband?

Her husband is Leon Bennun

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Phoebe Okowa Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Phoebe Okowa worth at the age of 59 years old? Phoebe Okowa’s income source is mostly from being a successful Lawyer. She is from Kenya. We have estimated Phoebe Okowa's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Phoebe Nyawade Okowa is a Kenyan Lawyer and Professor of Public International Law and Director of Graduate Studies at Queen Mary University of London. In 2021 she was elected to the International Law Commission for a period of five years, becoming the first African woman to serve as a member of the commission. In 2017 she was nominated as an arbiter to the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague. An advocate of the High Court of Kenya, she has acted as counsel and consultant to governments and non-governmental organisations on questions of international law before domestic and international courts including the International Court of Justice.

The government of Kenya nominated Professor Phoebe Okowa for the UN International Law Commission in May 2021.


In 2017 she was nominated as an arbiter to the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague.


Okowa taught Public International law, Constitutional Law and Private International Law as a member of the Faculty of Law at the University of Bristol. She has held visiting appointments at the Universities of Lille, Helsinki Stockholm and WZB Berlin Social Science Center for Global Constitutionalism and has lectured for the United Nations at its Regional Course on International Law for Africa. In 2011 and 2015 she was Hauser Global Visiting Professor of Law at New York University, School of Law.


Okowa was born in Kericho on 1 January 1965 to Luo parents. She graduated at the top of her class with a Bachelor of Law (LLB) with First Class Honours from the University of Nairobi, Kenya. She proceeded to Wadham College at the University of Oxford on a Foreign and Commonwealth Office Scholarship, obtaining the degree of Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL). She completed her doctoral thesis (D.Phil) at Oxford under the supervision of the Chichele Professor of International Law (Ian Brownlie QC), Her monograph on State Responsibility for Transboundary Air Pollution published by Oxford University Press remains the definitive work on the legal challenges that environmental harm presents for traditional methods of accountability in International Law.