LIST: The 2020 accredited, best 70 Law firms in Uganda


FIDA Uganda has also be rated among top law firms in Uganda.

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Kampala—August 11, 2020: On 7th August 2020, Public Opinions and Asia Africa Development Council (ADCO) recognized and accredited the “Best 70 Law Firms” in Uganda with the Certificate of Accreditation. The Best 70 firms were ranked following a countrywide survey conducted by Public Opinions from August 2019 to June 2020.

The Public Opinions’ executive says the profile of the firms are published in the 2020 Uganda TOP70 Law Firms Book of Records.

“The Uganda TOP70 Law Firms Book of Records is available for sale at the Offices of Public Opinions on 5th Floor, Room 7, Impala House, Opposite City Hall KCCA, Kimathi Avenue. The Books will be distributed to Members of Parliament, Leading Chief Executives in Uganda, Ministers of the Cabinet of the Government of Uganda, Diplomatic Missions, Heads of Government Agencies in Uganda, etc,” reads a statement from the Public Opinions.

Prof Ripu Ranjan Sinha, the Director General of Asia Africa Development Council, India stated: “We are promoting responsible investment in the legal Fraternity. Provision of Legal services is a profession and an Investment. We are promoting reputation, quality services and integrity in the legal profession in Uganda and in Africa a large.”

There are over 700 Law Firms in Uganda, the research firm says, adding, “But not all Law Firms in Uganda are committed towards attainment of Uganda Vision 2040 and the United Nations Sustainable Development.”

“Not all law firms respect the rights of workers especially the Female workers, not all Law firms support productive corporate Social Responsibility (PROBONO), not all Law Firms in Uganda are loyal to the clients—we have recognized the best 70 Law Firms in Uganda,” Luzindana Adam Buyinza, Team Leader of Public Opinions said in an interview.

Public Opinions recently declared H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the President of the Republic of Uganda with the “Uganda Peace and Development Champion Award”. This colourful High Level ceremony was held on 22nd November 2019 at Imperial Royale Hotel and was presided over by H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.

The President dedicated his award to the NRA Freedom fighters and appreciated Public Opinions for its work. On the same day Public Opinions awarded 60 Responsible Investments with the 2019 Uganda Responsible Investment Award (URI Award).

Public Opinions International is a leading field based organization working towards attainment of Uganda Vision 2040 and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals through information dissemination, public awareness, research, training and mentorship, investment advisory, among others.

Benchmarks

The firms were ranked on the list of the Best 70 Law Firms in Uganda because of its commitment to;

·         Competence

·         Hard-Working and Focused Lawyers

·         Commitment to Quality Services

·         Loyalty to clients

·         Leadership (More Than a Title)

·         Accountability to Clients

·         Sense of Fairness or “Rough Justice”

·         Understanding Uganda Vision 2040 and United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)

·         Respecting Rights of Workers, especially Junior Employees

·         Employing Female Lawyers

·         Payment of Taxes

·         Supporting Productive Corporate Social Responsibility (PROBONO)

·         Promoting and Upholding International Best Practices and Standards

The Top70 Law Firms in Uganda accredited by Public Opinions and Asia Africa Development Council (ADCO) based in New Delhi, Republic of India are:

1.      A. Mwebesa Kakooza & Co. Advocates        

2.      ABMARK ASSOCIATES                           

3.      Agaba Muhairwe & Co. Advocates              

4.      Amber Advocates and Solicitors                   

5.      Angualia Busiku & Co. Advocates               

6.      Apio, Byabazaire, Musanase & Co. Advocates (ABM)        

7.      Arcadia Advocates                                        

8.      Balondemu & Co. Advocates                        

9.      Bashasha & Co. Advocates                           

10.  Birungyi, Barata & Associates                       

11.  Blair & Co. Advocates                                  

12.  BNB Advocates                                            

13.  Buwembo and Company Advocates             

14.  Buwule & Mayiga Advocates                                   

15.  Byenkya, Kihika & Co. Advocates               

16.  Capital Law Partners and Advocates            

17.  Crane Associated Advocates (CAA)            

18.  Cristal Advocates                                          

19.  Cymbell Advocates                                       

20.  Dentons Uganda                                            

21.  Engoru Mutebi Advocates                             

22.  Fides Legal Advocates                                  

23.  Galisonga & Co Advocates                           

24.  GEM Advocates                                            

25.  Greystone Advocates                                    

26.  K&K Advocates                                            

27.  Kaddu & Partners Advocates                        

28.  Kafeero & Co. Advocates                             

29.  Kaganzi & Co. Advocates                             

30.  Kaggwa and Kaggwa Advocates                  

31.  Kakuru & Co. Advocates                              

32.  Kalikumutima and Co. Advocates                

33.  Kampala Associated Advocates (KAA)       

34.  Kasirye Byaruhanga & Co Advocates           

35.  Kateera & Kagumire Advocates                    

36.  Katende, Ssempebwa & Co Advocates        

37.  Kibeedi & Co Advocates                              

38.  KSMO Advocates                                         

39.  KTA Advocates                                             

40.  Lex Uganda Advocates & Solicitors             

41.  Ligomarc Advocates                                      

42.  Lumonya, Bushara & Co. Advocates            

43.  Magezi, Ibale & Co. Advocates                    

44.  MMAKS Advocates                                      

45.  Mugalula & Omalla Advocates                     

46.  Muhumuza-Kiiza Advocates & Legal Consultants   

47.  Mukumbya Musoke Advocates                     

48.  Mulindwa Associates & Co. Advocates        

49.  Musangala Advocates & Solicitors                

50.  Musangala Advocates & Solicitors                

51.  Muwema & Co. Advocates                           

52.  Nambale, Nerima & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants                

53.  Nambogo & Co. Advocates                          

54.  Newmark Advocates                                     

55.  Onyango Advocates                                      

56.  Orima & CO Advocates                                

57.  Ortus Africa                                                   

58.  OS Kagere Advocates                             

59.  OSH Advocates, Solicitors and Legal Consultants                                 

60.  Pace Advocates                                       

61.  Sebalu & Lule Advocates                        

62.  Shonubi, Musoke & Co. Advocates         

63.  Signum Advocates                                   

64.  SIPIL LAW Associates                           

65.  The Uganda Association of Women Lawyers (FIDA-Uganda)  

66.  Tibugwisa and Co. Advocates                 

67.  Tropical Law Advocates                          

68.  Twinobusingye Severino & Co. Advocates         

69.  Walusimbi Advocates                              

70.  WEB Advocates & Solicitors

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