We have over 25 staff with a total of 18 lawyers, making us one of the largest legal practices in Kampala. Our firm’s expertise in corporate and banking financial services, corporate restructuring, revenue and taxation, employment, commercial litigation and arbitration is virtually unrivaled.
At KAA we believe that our core values set us apart from our competitors. These are:
We have a global partnership with Dentons, one of the 25 largest legal service providers in the world, with lawyers and professionals in 49 locations and 33 countries.
Through Dentons, we have access to a network of offices and associates in the US, Europe, Russia and Central Asia, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Africa. The Dentons network helps KAA to combine regional and international best practice with sound legal solutions, ensuring a cost-effective and coordinated strategy in matters involving multiple jurisdictions. Our African Association, for instance, comprises law firms from Algeria, Burundi, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania and Zambia.
The Dentons network provides support with regard to documentation, precedents and court decisions in the firm’s respective jurisdictions. Our clients are guaranteed the highest standard legal representation as they conduct and arrange their business affairs in today’s contemporary world.
KAA has concluded special associate agreements with South Sudan Associated Advocates (SSAA), based in Juba, Southern Sudan, and with Trust Law Chambers, based in Kigali, Rwanda. Within the Dentons framework, KAA also closely collaborates with the Nairobi-based firm of Hamilton Harrison & Mathews (HHM) and the Dar es Salaam based Mkono & Co Advocates. These relationships have given KAA a strong geographical reach within the Eastern Africa Region.
KAA is also a “Partner Firm” with TRACE international, Inc. (TRACE), a non-profit, US-based membership association, which provides major US corporations with legal advisory services on foreign anti-bribery measures and compliance solutions in order to uphold their compliance with the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).