Joseph Buwembo

Joseph Buwembo is our exclusively recommended ADR expert in Uganda on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Joseph directly using the contact details listed above.

This fully equipped commercial law firm is dynamic and progressive, both in its thinking and in the way in which it is building its practice as one of the largest and leading commercial law firms in Uganda. The company has an acknowledged reputation for handling work of quality and substance in a pragmatic commercial manner and at competitive billing rates.

The firm has extensive clientele locally, in the United States, Europe, Asia, and South Africa. Amongst its clients are reputable International legal firms who are dependent on this firm to handle legal matters affecting this jurisdiction and across East Africa. We are at the moment reviewing our 2011-2016 strategic plan with the intent of enabling better service provision with an ever increasing global demand in efficiency and quality.

Our Mission:

Our mission is to establish a global firm through networking and provision of quality legal services.

Our Vision:

Our vision is to be a leading premium global law firm. Our aim is to achieve our vision Responsibly by living our values in all our transactions with our col-leagues, clients and Communities.

Peter Busiku

Peter Busiku is our exclusively recommended Media Law expert in Uganda on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Peter directly using the contact details listed above.

Uganda is a landlocked country in East Africa whose diverse landscape encompasses the snow-capped Rwenzori Mountains and immense Lake Victoria. Its abundant wildlife includes chimpanzees as well as rare birds. Remote Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is a renowned mountain gorilla sanctuary. Murchison Falls National Park in the northwest is known for its 43m-tall waterfall and wildlife such as hippos.

Before co-founding the law firm of Angualia Busiku & Co. Advocates, Peter also worked with the law firm of Mukiibi, Kawooya, Onyango & Co. Advocates as a Legal Counsel. He did a lot of consultancies in the area of media and mass communication law, legislative drafting, Intellectual property law and real estate law.

Peter previously worked for Kampala University as its Legal and Public Relations Manager wherein he advised the University on all legal matters affecting it, served as a member of the University Council; represented the University in courts of law and supervised external advocates. He also worked as a Senior Principal Editor of parliamentary Hansards with Parliament of the Republic of Uganda.

Peter Busiku specialises in media and mass communication law, intellectual property law, legislative drafting and real estate law. He is a member of the Uganda Law Society, East Africa Law Society and Uganda Journalist Association.

Firm Overview:

Angualia Busiku & Co. Advocates is a Law Firm in Kampala, Uganda, that represents clients in the areas of company law, trademarks law, foreign investment law, infrastructure / construction law, employment law, due diligence investigations, real estate transactions and family law. We have over time built reputation for providing the highest quality legal care delivered in an honest, transparent professional manner to enrich the lives or businesses of our clients.

Lawyers at the firm have specialised experience in the areas of the firm’s practice. They listen to clients to find out what legal service they need. They work hard to meet those objectives and fill that need. They rely on their experience, technology, law firm global networks to execute instructions within the shortest time possible.

Attorneys at Angualia Busiku & Co. Advocates Law Firm are accessible and responsive, using technology to best serve their clients.

Sam Mayanja

Sam Mayanja is our exclusively recommended Banking & Finance expert in Uganda on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Sam directly using the contact details listed above.

Prior to joining KAA, Sam Mayanja was the principal partner of Sam Mayanja & Co. Advocates. His main focus is the banking and financial field and he has represented numerous commercial and banking companies. He is recognised as a leading authority on the Ugandan banking and financial services sector by the International Edition of Who’s Who in Global Banking.

When Sam was Bank Secretary to the Uganda Development Bank, he represented the Uganda Bankers Association in drafting the present code of conduct of Ugandan Banks, and was part of the team that assisted in the drafting of the current Financial Institutions Act. In addition to his role in the banking sector, Sam was appointed as a consultant by the Non-Performing Assets Recovery Trust in the recovery of the now defunct Uganda Commercial Bank’s non-performing loans.

Sam has advised the Bank of Uganda on how to handle the Ginnery loans extended to cotton ginneries by the World Bank through the now defunct Co-operative Bank. He assisted the Ministry of Finance in its negotiations with Standard Chartered Bank on its assumption of the Ginnery loans formerly handled by the Cooperative Bank.

In international circles, Sam was engaged by the World Bank in drawing up legal structures for the Northern Transport & Transit Corridor covering the countries of Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. He was also a legal adviser to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa on the Trans-African Highways Programme, where he helped set up the Secretariat of the Trans-Africa Highway Authority at Bangui, Central African Republic.

Sam is also a senior lecturer at Nkumba University, where he teaches Insurance, Banking and Commercial Law. In past years, he was also a lecturer at the Law Development Centre and the Uganda Christian University, Mukono. As a member of the Uganda Institute of Corporate Governance, he is a regular contributor to its quarterly magazine, Sustainable Wealth.