Ms. Bunyassi-Kahuria is the Alternate to the Attorney General in the KIPI Board. Ms. Bunyassi-Kahuria, is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya, an Authorized Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public with fifteen (15) years of experience in law specializing in Companies and Insolvency laws, International Law and Intellectual Property Law. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB)Degree from University of Pune, India 1992-1997; Diploma, Kenya School of Law ,1998; a Masters in International Studies from the University of Nairobi, Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (IDIS) 2008-2010 and a Masters in Intellectual Property from the Africa University, Mutare, Institute of Peace, Leadership and Governance (IPLG) jointly organized by WIPO, ARIPO and AU 2010-2011.
She was instrumental in coming up with a legislative framework for the Protection of Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions and has served as a Senior Legal Counsel at the Kenya Copyright Board. Currently a Senior Principal State Counsel in the International Law Division, Office of Attorney General and Department of Justice.