Ms. Mbatia holds a Master Degree from the University of Nairobi and a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the same University.
She has worked with several organizations serving in different capacities among them being. the founding Partner at CFL Advocates and the head of corporate Commercial law. She was an Associate Partner at MMC Africa Law in-charge of the Intellectual Property Department.
She is a member of the following professional affiliations: Law Society of Kenya, Rwanda Bar Association, East Africa Law Society, International Trade Marks Association (INTA), Member of the Africa Global Advisory Council 2018-2019, Member of the Anti-counterfeiting Committee 2017-2018, International Trade Marks Association (INTA), Member of the Africa Global Advisory Council 2018-2019, Member of the Anti-counterfeiting Committee 2017-2018, Kenya Association of Manufacturers- Member of the Legal and Regulatory Committee, Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group (PTMG).
Ms. Mbatia possesses many Professional awards and citations: Listed in the 2012 – 2018 lists of the World Trade Mark Review WTR 1000, The world’s leading trade mark professionals, Recipient of the International Law Office 2014 client choice award for Intellectual Property (trade marks) in Kenya, Listed in the Managing Intellectual Property World IP surveys from 2014 – 2018 as an IP star and ranked in the reputable Chambers and Partners global guide from 2015-2018.
She is a member of the Rotary Club of Muthaiga and New Life Home Trust- Local Advisory Committee.