Our Arbitration practice is headed by Peter Kabatsi and Joseph Matsiko, who are both renowned arbitrators. Peter has several years’ arbitration experience. He is currently an Ad-Hoc Judge at the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague. Joseph has vast experience in international arbitration. He has had a distinguished practice at the Ugandan Bar, as well as participating in international arbitration at the London Court of International Arbitration. They are supported by associate partners: Bruce Musinguzi and Augustine Idoot; senior associates: Isaac Newton Kyagaba.

The firm successfully represented Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), in an arbitration dispute worth USD. 20 Million (United States Dollars Twenty Million Only), which was concluded in January, 2013. The team is currently representing Tullow Uganda Operations Pty Ltd in an arbitration dispute with the Government of Uganda over the capital gains tax assessed by URA worth USD 500,000,000 (United States Dollars Five Hundred Million Only).

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