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Attorney List
 

The following list of attorneys is provided as a service to U.S. citizens who desire to retain legal representation in Uganda.   Consular Section employees are not allowed to recommend particular attorneys, and this list should serve only as an initial guide to deciding which law firm to employ.

The U.S. Embassy in Kampala assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the following persons or firms.  Each firm on this list has indicated a willingness to accept requests to perform legal services on behalf of U.S. citizens.  The names on this list are arranged alphabetically.

International Telephone code for Uganda:  [256]
Telephone code for Kampala:  [414]

 

J. B. BYAMUGISHA ADVOCATES

P.O. Box 9400

East African Development Bank Building

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel:  0414-341-899 / 0414-341-898 / 0772-709-956
  • Email: byam@africaonline.co.ug
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  2
  • Years law firm in existence: 35
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Handle criminal cases:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: Foreign investment, civil law, damages, commercial law, contracts, corporations, foreign claims, government relations, insurance, marketing agreements, autos/accidents, labor relations, and patents/trademarks/copyrights.

 

KAKOOZA, KAWUMA & COMPANY ADVOCATES

76A Shoal House

2nd Floor, Bombo road
Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-341255 / 0772-499-195
  • Email: evanabi.luswata@gmail.com
  • Number  of lawyers in the firm: 3
  • Previous U.S citizens clients: yes
  • Years of existence of the law firm: since 1996
  • Field(s) of specialization: Adoption, children's matters, family law, marriage/divorce, civil law, damages, contracts, corporations, collections, immigration, foreign claims, estates taxes, patents/trademarks/copyrights, and commercial law.

 

KAKURU & CO. ADVOCATES

2nd Street, Industrial Area

Kinyara Sugar Works Building

P.O. Box 6256

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel:  0414-252-397 / 0414-232-855
  • Email: kadvoc@starcom.co.ug
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  5
  • Years law firm in existence:  17
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Handle criminal cases:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: commercial and corporate; banking and taxation; credit and securities; international trade and investment; real estate and conveyance.

 

KIBEEDI & CO. ADVOCATES

City Apartments Building Bombo Road

2nd floor, Suite # 12

P.O. Box 5780

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-231-197 / 0752-693-041
  • Fax: 0414-251-548
  • email: kibeedi@gmail.com
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  6
  • Years law firm in existence:  since 1993
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  yes
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Handle criminal cases:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: Adoption, guardianship, children's matters, family law and succession, intellectual property, banking, marriage/divorce, civil and criminal law, civil rights enforcement, contract, tort, corporations, immigration, insurance, labor relations, autos/accidents, patents/trademarks/copyrights, commercial law, and conveyance.

 

NGOBI NDIKO ADVOCATES

BMK House, Hotel Africana

Plot 4-5 Wampewo Ave

P.O. Box 21625

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0772-694-071 / 0312-260-665
  • Email: innocentndiko@yahoo.com
  • Number of lawyers in the firm: 2
  • Years of law firm in existence: 6 years
  • Acceptance of clients outside Kampala: Yes
  • Criminal cases: Yes
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: Adoption, guardianship, children's matters, family law and succession, intellectual property, banking, contract, tort, business, commercial law, and conveyance, notary services.

MAGEZI, IBALE & COMPANY ADVOCATES

1st Floor, Reco House

25 Nkurumah Road

P.O. Box 10969

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-256-718/ 0414-235-740 / 0312-370-090, 1, 2 / 0772-885-996
  • Fax: 0414-235-539
  • Email: info@wakili.co.ug, jmagezi@wakili.co.ug
  • Webpage: www.wakili.co.ug
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  4
  • Years law firm in existence:  since 1995.
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Handle criminal cases:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: Damages, contracts, corporations, foreign investment, foreign claims, collections, government relations, notary, Adoptions, criminal cases, Lands, patents/trademarks/copyrights, and commercial law.

 

MAKEERA & COMPANY ADVOCATES

Plot 8/10 Entebbe Road, Metropole House

P.O Box 23528

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-254-915 / 0772-449-576
  • Fax: 0414-232-175
  • Email: salimmakeera@yahoo.com
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  3
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  No
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization: Adoption, guardianship, children matters, family law and succession, foreign investment, intellectual property, banking, marriage/divorce, civil law, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, tort, corporations, foreign claims, estates taxes, government relations, immigration, insurance, marketing agreements, labor relations, autos/accidents, patents/trademarks/copyrights, and aeronautical/maritime.

 

C. MUKIIBI SENTAMU & CO. ADVOCATES

Plot 8 Kyaggwe Road

Kisozi House Annex

P.O. Box 27073

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-341-288 /  0772-505-614
  • E-mail: corniem@yahoo.com; cornelius@cms.co.ug.ug
  • Years law firm in existence:  12
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization:  Family Law, Foreign investment, adoption, child custody, marriage/divorce, civil law, damage, collection, commercial law, contracts, corporation, foreign claims, estates taxes, immigration, insurance, patents/trademarks/copyrights, labor relations, certified translator, court reporter, and notary.

 

GEOFFREY B. MUTAAWE

Law Associates Advocates,

Plot 35, Kampala Road

Post office Building Annex, Suite 335A

  • Tel: 0414-231-844 / 0702-, 0776-, 0752-, 773-097
  • Email: lawassos@utlonline.co.ug; lawassos@gmail.com
  • Number of lawyers in the firm: 2
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes 
  • Fields of specialization:  General practitioner 

 

SHONUBI, MUSOKE & CO. ADVOCATES

Plot 14 Hannington Road, SM Chambers

P.O. Box 3213

Kampala, Uganda

  • Tel: 0414-233-204 / 0414-233-204 / 0312-260-347 / 0752-794-854
  • Fax: 0414-230-388
  • Number of lawyers in firm:  18
  • Years law firm in existence:  23
  • Previous U.S. Citizen clients:  Yes
  • Accept cases outside Kampala:  Yes
  • Handle criminal cases:  Yes
  • Field(s) of specialization:  Guardianship, children's matters, foreign investment, intellectual property, banking, marriage/divorce, civil law, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, tort, corporations, foreign claims, labor relations, immigration, insurance, marketing agreements, labor relations, autos/accidents, and aeronautical/maritime, Company secretaries.