MMAKS Advocates


3rd Floor, DTB Centre
17/19 Kampala Road

+256 414 254374; 312 260016

+256 414 259992; 312 260312

Key contacts:

Managing Partner: Timothy Masembe Kanyerezi
Managing Partner: Moses Adriko

MMAKS Advocates is a leading and highly specialised law firm in Uganda, formed by a ground-breaking merger of three well respected law firms.

With a total of 23 proficiently qualified legal professionals and 35 support staff, MMAKS Advocates is one of the largest firms in Uganda, with a proven track record in structuring quality, innovative and commercially sound legal advice for local and international corporates, investors, businesses, borrowers and lenders. It adopts a proactive approach to timely and efficient service with professionalism and integrity.
The MMAKS team holds a range of qualifications from leading international universities, supplemented by secondments at magic circle firms in the United Kingdom. Please visit


  • Corporate and Commercial
  • M&A
  • Private Equity
  • Projects and Infrastructure
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Mining
  • Banking and Finance
  • Litigation
  • Capital Markets
  • Employment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate

  • Chambers Global – Band 1 Firm
  • IFLR 1000 – Tier 1 Firm

  • Litigation: Timothy Masembe Kanyerezi
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution: Moses Adriko
  • Commercial: Apollo Makubuya and Fiona N. Magona
  • Intellectual Property: Mathias Ssekatawa

  • Telecommunications
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Real Estate
  • Gaming
  • Media
  • Agriculture
  • Banking
  • Energy
  • Government and public policy
  • Insurance
  • Oil and gas
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Education
  • Mobile money
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Technology
  • Mining Natural resources
  • Construction

MMAKS is part of ALN (Africa Legal Network ), a leading independent alliance of top tier African law firms across 16 African countries namely Algeria, Botswana, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. ALN also has affiliated offices in Dubai and South Africa. For more information on ALN please visit

MMAKS is also a member of the Employment Law Alliance. Please visit
MMAKS works closely with First Law International, please visit