About Us

OS Kagere Advocates is one of the leading corporate and commercial law firms in Uganda. Our practice focuses on providing a premier legal service that is unparalleled in excellence to a wide range of premier clients.

Our Firm draws its strength from the wide and extensive knowledge and experience of its lawyers, some of whom have received advanced legal training from some of the world’s leading universities including New York University School of Law and National University of Singapore, and have practiced law with some of the leading law firms in the country.

The success of our Firm lies in our commitment to the representation of our clients’ interests, dedication to excellence and devotion to the collaborative process which draws upon our practice area expertise, an abiding dedication to teamwork and creative lawyering in representing our clients’ interests. Our multi-disciplinary approach to handling complex transactions and regulatory matters has ensured that our Firm provides seamless advice to our clients from a broad perspective and understanding of the client’s needs.

We aim to be the firm of choice for clients in regard to their most important and challenging business transactions, legal matters and critical disputes. Our lawyers have the capacity to handle both domestic and cross border transactions taking into account any conflict of laws that may exist.

We offer transaction advice and represent clients on large and complex transactions in the areas of Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Finance and Structuring, Foreign Investment, Public Private Partnerships, Securities and Capital Markets, Insurance, Conveyancing, Intellectual Property and general business law. We also represent our clients in alternative dispute resolution in each of our areas of practice.

Our expertise in our areas of practice has earned recognition to our lawyers and attracted high profile clients both in Uganda and around the world. Some of our clients include international lending institutions, domestic banking and financial institutions, domestic and multinational companies, private equity funds, venture capital and institutional equity investors, project and real estate developers and financiers, non-governmental organizations, entrepreneurs, government and quasi-government bodies.

Why Choose Us

Our Philosophy
Our Firm’s philosophy is to continue to invest in developing the specialist industry knowledge of our lawyers so that they can combine their legal skills with a good understanding of our clients’ business and the markets in which our clients operate. Our Firm’s policies and practice are based on a commitment to excellence in;

  • The rendering of valuable, cost-effective and efficient professional services of a high standard;
  • Providing creative solutions that are realistic and prudent;
  • Building a culture of a solution based firm without compromising our commitment to the highest ethical standards of the legal practice;
  • The fostering of a culture of collegiality amongst professionals to facilitate greater exposure to a variety of points of view and input; and
  • The maintenance of an equal opportunity culture that credits ability and inspires innovation.

Our Reputation
Our Firm’s strong reputation is grounded upon the incisive ability of our lawyers in all our areas of practice, and an ability to offer bespoke, timely and insightful advice. Industry-attuned expertise and experience remain our forte in tailoring solutions to our clients’ matters and to achieving the best results for our clients.

Our Responsiveness
Our team of dedicated legal advisors is always available to respond to your enquiries both by email and telephone, and where necessary with prior arrangement we are available for meetings at a place of mutual convenience to discuss your assignments. We do not just represent you we also keep you regularly updated on progress achieved with regards to your assignments.