What we do
K&K Advocates is a leading full service law firm operating in Uganda. We provide the full range of legal services from transaction advisory services to litigation. Over the past 17 years, we have accumulated vast experience in legal practice with a strong focus on commercial and corporate law. We have represented local and multinational clients in litigation and in transactions of national and regional significance.
Our service offerings are broadly divided into these three categories:
- Regulation: K&K Advocates supports clients to establish and maintain themselves as compliant entities in Uganda that are fit for purpose. This includes incorporation, registration, licensing, tax and other statutory registration, and management of regulatory investigation and compliance audits. We have built solid and dependable relationships with local regulatory authorities and over time, we have accumulated the necessary experience and knowledge to navigate the regulatory terrain.
- Internal Affairs: We advise and structure our clients’ internal legal relations including drafting and advising on requisite documentation between shareholders, joint venture partners and financiers; drafting and review of employee contracts; review of HR manuals and systems; procuring immigration permits; review of employee benefit schemes and social security arrangements and legal representation in courts of law and tribunals.
- Operations: Our firm provides both transaction advisory and litigation services in this regard. We prepare documentation, negotiate and offer legal support for clients with their suppliers, customers, consultants and business partners. We also provide litigation services over disputes arising out of these operation relationships.
K&K Advocates is a member of the Multilaw legal network with over 8,500 lawyers in 100 Countries ranked by IFLR 1000 and Chambers & Partners.