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Partner

RICHARD CAESAR OBONYO

obonyo@ksmo.co.ug

: (+256) 414-237796

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Richard is a founding Partner of the Firm. He specializes in corporate and commercial services. Richard advises national and multinational corporations, financial institutions and banking clients on matters ranging from routine business decisions to more complex business transactions. He has headed the Corporate and Commercial Department of the Firm since inception, and lectured corporate law at higher institutions of learning.

With over 14 years of experience as a legal practitioner and lecturer, Richard has developed proficiency in corporate and commercial law, particularly in segments of: banking and finance, project and corporate finance, corporate governance, floatation and acquisitions of companies, share sales and shareholder arrangements, statutory and regulatory compliance, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, trade transactions and real estate. Richard has a passion for his field and enjoys the satisfaction of seeing his clients succeed.

EDUCATION

  • LL.M, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law Development Centre, Kampala, Uganda
  • LL.B (Hons.), Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member, Uganda Law Society
  • Member, East Africa Law Society
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
  • PRACTICE AREAS

  • Banking and Finance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate and Commercial Services
  • Project and Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Real Estate and Conveyancing