Our Banking and Finance practice encompasses corporate finance, project finance, trade finance, development finance, asset finance/leasing and collateral creation and perfection. Our Banking and Finance practice is headed by Sam Mayanja, who has several years’ banking experience. He is supported by David Mpanga who has been involved in the operation of well-established, highly-regarded companies in the banking sector and has acted as engagement leader for several syndicated facilities for some of the top banks and corporates.
The team also advises on derivatives and capital markets with regard to Initial Public Offerings, international finance, international cross-border finance, trade and commodity finance, project finance, infrastructure finance and asset finance.
Our team also works with credit departments of banks to create, perfect, monitor and enforce collateral securities provided to secure loans and other credit facilities to customers. We also have specialist Knowledge of the realization of securities, especially the disposal of collateral securities.
The team includes senior associates: Dennis Otatiina, Pearl Nyakabwa and associates John Bulungu and Leonard Businge. The practice supports some of the largest commercial banks in the Ugandan economy, including Barclays Bank Uganda Limited, Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited, NC Bank Uganda Limited, Centenary Bank Limited and Standard Chartered Bank Uganda Limited.
The team prides itself on the sound legal structuring and the creation of security packages, as well as the perfection of securities in the shortest possible time.