Jude is an Advocate in Uganda’s Courts of Judicature and the managing partner in JByamukama & Co. Advocates. He holds an LLB (Hons) degree from Makerere University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre.

Jude has extensive experience in legal practice. He is particularly interested in litigation & arbitration and has successfully represented leading private companies as well as individual clients in Uganda’s courts of law. He is a frequent practitioner before the appellate courts especially the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Uganda.

Jude also has experience in all types of commercial transaction work including structuring and establishment of business entities; land and property purchase; commercial legal advisory; and regulation of non-profits. He has specialized knowledge in the areas of Labour and Employment law and litigation. He has established a reputation in the areas of electoral law litigation and judicial review of administrative action having represented clients in the conduct of a presidential election petition and several parliamentary as well as local government election petitions in the last five years with considerable success. Jude previously taught Industrial Relations Law in the Department of Chemistry at Makerere University.

Professional Memberships & Qualifications

  • Advocate, High Court of Uganda
  • Member, East African Law Society
  • Member, Uganda Law Society
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law Development Centre (Uganda)
  • LLB (Hons.), Makerere University, Uganda

Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial and Civil Litigation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Hospitality Law and Management
  • Immigration Law
  • Public and Electoral law
  • Property management, Real estate, and Conveyancing
  • Regulation of companies and non-profits
  • Public Procurement
  • Criminal Law

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Email: jude.byamukama@jbyam.com

Phone: 0774153035

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