Shonubi Musoke & Co

Uganda

Reviews

Practice area

IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

Shonubi Musoke & Co is a top tier firm in the financial and corporate and project development areas. The firm has a strategic alliance with Norton Rose Fulbright.

In banking during the research period the firm worked for borrowers on corporate financings and lenders on a dual currency facility, a sovereign guaranteed line, loans, and refinancing and project financing deals. 

In M&A the firm acted as counsel to a seller in the financial services sector.

In project development the firm advised sponsors and project companies on the implementation, development and operation of energy projects.

Recent Deal Data highlights

•BMCE Bank Morocco acquisition of a stake in Bank of Africa Uganda

•Eaton Towers $115 million financing

•Uganda Development Bank $15 million sovereign credit facility

 

Client feedback

"Good." – Banking

"The firm is brilliant." - Capital markets: Equity

"The firm is professional and responsive." - Financial services regulatory

"The firm has a very strong energy team, with a broad network within the Ugandan energy sector." - Financial services regulatory

"They did a good job overall." - M&A

Andrew Kibaya

"He is very thorough."

Charles Owori and Innocent Kihika 

"They are both good and responsive. They have a good knowledge of the field."

Henry Owen

"Strengths: he has a good understanding of local laws. Weakness: he does not execute at speed."

Noah Mwesigwa

"Brilliant."

"He is very knowledgeable and has good client management skills."