Founded in March 1999, Fides Legal Advocates, Formerly, F. Mukasa & Co. Advocates (“the Firm”) has firmly established itself as a leader in a commercial transactional advise. The Firm is a reputable Ugandan Law Firm fully endowed with in-depth knowledge of Ugandan, East African and International legislation. The Firm has over the years maintained a significant presence in all areas and specialised in civil law, including practice, construction, interpretation and practical application of the civil Law, such as contract law, Banking and Finance, mergers and acquisitions, Corporate law and Governance, Insurance law, International Trade Finance, real estate and intellectual property, Torts, Public and Administrative law, Land law, Environmental law, natural resources law, the law of carriage, Enforcement of Human Rights Law, Civil litigation, to mention a few.
The Firm offers boutique services to a select corporate and individual clientele and one ensuring that the clients are certain of the senior partners and associates' attention at all times. The Firm's values and work ethic have enabled it to build a reputable clientele which includes the top tier of local and international entities, including, leading financial institutions, international investors, electronic media houses, international non-governmental organisations, as well as high net worth individuals.
Fides Legal Advocates’ prime resource is its diverse compliment of Lawyers who have behind them a wealth of experience and academic and professional backgrounds that have collectively enabled the Firm to pool its resources and consistently give comprehensive advice, even in the most difficult circumstances. The Firm also poses of a medium, but efficient and adequate size, whose strength, and resources pool together to provide timely and quality results. Our clients are always at the receiving end of utmost personal attention from the best personnel on the team in each particular matter.
OWNERSHIP & MANAGEMENT
Fides Legal Advocates has two (2) Partners namely: Mr. Faisal Mukasa and Dr. Juliet Kamuzze
The firm is managed by a team of lawyers and support staff. Mr. Faisal Mukasa as Senior Managing Partner is the Chief Executive Officer. He is assisted by Dr. Juliet Kamuzze as the Managing Partner.
The Firm has a consultation partner; Dr. Nagujja- Kasujja; two senior associates, namely: Mr. Anthony Wabwire-Musana and Ms. Sophia Nakandi, and three associates, Mr. Abbas Kaawaase and Ms. Angela Tusiime. The firm also has one research assistant namely; Ms. Carol Nagudi.
The firm has a Firm Administrator called Ms. Winnie Nabaasa. Other members of staff include a Law Clerk, Mr. Richard Mwesigwa, a registrar, Ms. Monica Akankwasa an office assistant.
The firm’s auditors are
Certified Public Accountants,
Plot 24A Hannington Road
KSK Green Campus
P.O. Box 70434