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OUR

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Solicitors, Advocates, Legal Consultants, Commercial Arbitrators, Commissioners for Oaths, Notary Public and Debt Collectors.

A.L Advocates is one of Uganda’s newly established law firm with a team of vibrant, self-driven experienced advocates who are focused on meeting and exceeding client satisfaction. We are registered by the registrar of companies as a partnership and are licensed and regulated by the Law Council. We reflect the interests, needs, aspirations, vision and mission of our clients and facilitate their success by proactively pursuing their legal interests.

VISION

 

To be a global leader in providing exceptional, world class, affordable and professional legal services influencing modern practice.

 

MISSION

 

To provide quality, innovative, appropriate and timely legal    solutions leveraging on technology.

CORE VALUES

  • Efficiency

  • Integrity

  • Professionalism

  • Quality

  • Diversity

  • Teamwork

 

OUR ATTORNEYS

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JONATHAN E. WANDERA

Managing Partner

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FRANCIS KARORO

Partner

Francis holds a Bachelor of Laws, Makerere University, a Diploma in Legal Practice (Dip. L.P) from the Law Development Centre and a Diploma in Tax and Revenue administration from the East African School of Tax and Revenue Administration. He previously worked as an Associate Advocate in Tropical Law Advocates.

 

Francis is a Partner in the firm and heads the Litigation Department and Entertainment and Sports Law Department.

 

Francis is a seasoned practitioner and warrior of the craft of litigation who has mastered all aspects of commercial and civil litigation and his area of expertise spans from litigation of criminal cases and commercial disputes.

 

Francis is known for representing a one Katongole Arajabu who had been convicted of murder and sentenced to 25 years imprisonment. The Court of Appeal later overturned the sentence and acquitted Arajabu after he had served 16 years in prison.


Francis is currently handling a land dispute of over 30 billion Uganda Shillings that has been in court for over 20 years.
Francis is an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda and a member of the Uganda Law Society and the East African Law Society. Francis is also a professional Basketball player with Falcons Basketball Club ltd. He also runs a Basketball Academy known as Sam and Roros Academy.

Phone: +256 (0) 776 209 776

Email: friancis@aladvocates.com

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KLAUS J. MUKUMBI

Legal Associate

Klaus is currently an associate at A.L Advocates working with the corporate and commercial department. He is a holder of a degree in Law from Makerere University Law School and an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda and all courts  surbodinate thereto.  Klaus’s practice areas include Corporate Advisory,Tax litigation and Advisory, debt recovery as well as Technology Media and Telecommunications Law.

Klaus has experience in Tax related disputes and has successfully represented Corporations in complex tax matters involving large tax assessments.

He has further afforded a range of Technology Media and Telecommunications (TMT) advisory and compliance services to operators ranging from obtaining operating licenses, authorizations,transfer of licenses, obtaining USSD codes and type approvals for various technological équipement on the market, etc.

Phone: +256 (0) 779 670 851

Email: james@aladvocates.com

Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Laws, Makerere University and a Diploma in Legal Practice (Dip. L.P) from the Law Development Centre. He has previously worked as an Associate Advocate at Capital Law Partners & Co. Advocates.

 

Jonathan is a Partner in the firm and heads the Corporate and Commercial Department. He has been involved in advising and structuring a property transaction of over 10 Million US Dollars.

 

 Jonathan has exceptional skills and has vast experience in handling commercial transactions, negotiations, tax, finance, banking, intellectual property related matters, restructuring of companies and on the structuring of commercial transactions. He has honed skills in energy, oil and gas regulatory matters.

 

Jonathan is an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda and a member of the Uganda Law Society and the East African Law Society.

Phone: +256 (0) 774 083525

Email: jonathan@aladvocates.com