Kiryowa Kiwanuka (KK) was one of the founding partners of the firm in October 2001. KK is an accomplished litigation lawyer in Uganda having successfully represented clients in many of the country’s landmark commercial disputes and heads the firm’s dispute resolution department. KK has also distinguished himself as an energy law practitioner which led to his appointment in 2015 to fill the only legal slot on the 7 member inaugural board of the Petroleum Authority of Uganda, which position he holds to date.
Outside the firm KK is an ardent golfer and a football fan. He has served in various capacities in golf administration at the club level and at national level as President of Uganda Golf Union leading the national team in many coveted regional championship wins. KK also currently serves as Chairman of Express Football Club, a Ugandan super league football team.
LLB (Hons), Makerere University Kampala
LLM in Petroleum Law and Policy, University of Dundee, Scotland
Advocate of the High Court of Uganda