Access Staff Email

Talk to Us



Staff Email

Hon. Mr. Justice John Lolwatan Tamar

The Judiciary > Hon. Mr. Justice John Lolwatan Tamar

Hon. Mr. Justice John Lolwatan Tamar

Until his appointment as Judge of the High Court, was serving as Senior Principal Magistrate


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Laws, Moi University (2005)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Kenya School of Law (2007)

Admitted to the Roll of Advocates in 2007



Previous Experience

2020 to 2024: Senior Principal Magistrate

2016 – 2020: Principal Magistrate

2012 – 2017: Deputy Registrar, Judicial Service Commission

2011 to 2012: Assistant Registrar, Judicial Service Commission

2007 – 2010: District Magistrate II (Prof)



Membership to Professional Bodies and Associations

  • Law Society of Kenya
  • Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association
Skip to content