Uganda Law Society, East African Law Society, American Bar Association.
English and Luganda (Fluent), Runyankole (Native).
07/2014 to Current
ConsultantWorld Bank – Washington, DC, USA
Reviewing of project documents to ensure compliance with Bank policies and procedures.
Conducting extensive research, analysis and writing on a diverse range of policy, governance, and shareholding initiatives hosted by the Corporate Secretariat.
Providing support to Senior Staff on Board operations: prepare Advisory Notes, Summaries of Discussion and Summing Ups, Green Sheets, and other Board documentation in support of Board operations; and review Board documents.
Supporting overall SECPO mandate: maintain content for SECPO's electronic database on "Practices and Procedures" and provide support for other SECPO initiatives that may arise.
Drafted, revised and retrofitted WBG communication policy and procedures.
s Chambers, Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Kampala, Uganda State Attorney, Directorate of Civil Litigation, September 2010 - Present Advised the Government and its allied institutions on all civil & commercial matters; arbitration and mediation; drafting, legal interpretation; approval of contracts & ex-gratia payments; Drafted legal documents, correspondence and pleadings (Plaints, motions, defences, constitutional petitions, Election petitions and references to the East African Court of Justice); Instituted and defended suits in which the Government, Parliament, Ministries and allied institutions are parties before courts of judicature in Uganda and East African Court of Justice; Negotiated settlements of legal proceedings with claimants against government and its allied ministries/agencies Represented Solicitor General in Board meetings & committees (Committee on computation of terminal benefits of the Former Internal Security Organisation); and tribunals on secondment by Attorney General.
01/2014 to 05/2014
Foreign Legal SpecialistPublic International Law Policy Group PILPG – Washington, DC, USA
Conducted research on time sensitive work and edited technical memoranda for Clients in Syria, Uganda and South Sudan.
LL.M: International Legal Studies American University Washington College of Law - Washington, DC International Legal Studies
International Legal Studies Program Alumni Fund Scholarship, American Association of Women University (AAUW) International Fellowship. Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O) International Peace Fellowship:
Certificate of Attendance for the International Academy for Arbitration Law,: Arbitration Academy - Paris
* Awards: International Academy for Arbitration Fellowship: Kampala
Diploma: Legal Practice Legal Practice
LL.B: Laws Makerere University - Kampala Laws Bar Admission: Uganda and East African Community admitted
LL.M : International Legal Studies International Legal Studies Program Alumni Fund Scholarship, American Association of Women University (AAUW) International Fellowship. Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O) International Peace Fellowship : Certificate of Attendance for the International Academy for Arbitration Law, : * Awards: International Academy for Arbitration Fellowship : Diploma : Legal Practice LL.B : Laws
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