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Ground Floor, Rwenzori House, P.O. Box 22510, Kampala
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Robert holds a LL.B (Hons) Degree from Makerere University, Uganda and a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre, Kampala. Before joining the firm, Robert worked with a commercial law firm based in Uganda.  

Robert has considerable experience in advising on commercial transactions, negotiating terms of such transactional documentation, acquisitions, syndicated financing, conducting of legal due diligence and regulatory regime advice.  Currently, he has been retained by a multi disciplinary corporation specializing in civil engineering projects based in the UK, on the Project Financing aspects related to the upgrading of a major road to Bitumen Standard on a Contractor Facilitated Financing (CFF) basis.

Robert has cultured an interest in project finance, e-banking and platform transactions, international commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and intellectual property.

Robert is a member of Uganda Law Society and the East African Law Society and heads the firm’s Banking and Finance Department.

Firm Description

Engoru, Mutebi Advocates is a Corporate and Commercial law firm that provides specialist services in Infrastructure, Project Finance, Employment & Pension Law Practice, Capital Markets and Competition law in the East African Region.

The Firm is founded on values of pro-activeness, pragmatism and integrity. In addition to our profound knowledge and understanding of the law, we appreciate the nature and pace of business and accordingly, offer practical advice to our clients

The firm’s clientele consists of international, regional and local businesses in the following sectors: infrastructure and construction, energy, telecommunications, banking, pensions and retirement benefits, capital markets and agriculture to whom we provide legal and regulatory services and advice. 

We offer start-up advisory and execution services including the provision of company secretarial services, corporate governance training and negotiation of transaction documents.

The firm has a team of multi-talented lawyers who have amassed specialized training and practical experience in their fields of expertise. As far as the legal fraternity in Uganda goes, the firm has unrivalled, hands-on specialist experience in advising and ensuring that the clients’ legal risk are at a minimum. We are keen to comprehend each client’s unique legal and strategic needs in order to deliver tailor-made solutions.