KSMO Advocates


Crested Towers, 5th Floor
Short Tower, Plot 17
Hannington Road, Kampala
PO Box 23064

+256 414 237 796

+256 414 237 794

Key contacts:

Managing Partner : Richard Caesar Obonyo
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Number of lawyers: 10
Languages: English, Kiswahili

KSMO Advocates is a commercial law firm in Uganda with two broad practice areas, namely; Corporate & Commercial Services and Civil & Commercial Litigation. As a commercial law firm, we focus strongly on the needs of our client’s businesses. Our success is built on a solid foundation of insightful and innovative deal structuring and legal advice; a keen ability to understand business and economic imperatives; and a strong focus on achieving the best legal outcome for clients.

We advise a reputable clientele which includes several domestic and international financial institutions, telecommunication companies, manufacturers and industrialists, domestic and international investors, oil and gas companies and non-governmental organisations. 

The KSMO team is resolutely dedicated to delivering excellence, while remaining firmly focused on our vision of being the leading provider of corporate and commercial legal services in Uganda which keep in pace with the demands of the business community we represent.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets 
  • Corporate and Commercial law
  • Commercial Dispute Resolution
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • Employment
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • M&A
  • Intellectual Property
  • Private Equity
  • Project Finance
  • Real Estate and Conveyancing
  • Taxation

Corporate and Commercial:
Richard Caesar Obonyo 

Kefa Kuteesa Nsubuga 

David Kigozi Ssempala 

Richard Mulema Mukasa 

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Food and beverage
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Mining
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharm and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Social infrastructure
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport
  • Utilities