Certificate of approval of law firms /chambers

Regulation of the legal profession

  • An advocate’s chambers shall be well maintained with a professional appearance and must have:-a suitable desk for an advocate; a separate room for each advocate and another for a clerk, secretary and cashier; a secretarial desk and computer or typewriter; a reception with chairs or benches for clients; a bookshelf; a chest of drawers or a filing cabinet; a reasonable collection of reference law books including a full set of the Revised Laws of Uganda 2000; access to a toilet and sanitary facilities; and books of accounts
  • The consent referred to in sub- regulation (3) shall be in writing
  • The headed paper of every law firm shall bear the names and qualifications of each partner, advocate and legal assistant in the firm
  • Trading shall not be carried on in any chambers.
  • Phone: +256 414341673
  • Physical Address: Floor 7, Georgian House, Plot 5, George Street
  • Postal Address: P.O.Box 7538, Kampala
  • Jurisdiction: National
  • Email Address: info@lawcouncil.go.ug
  • Website: http://www.lawcouncil.go.ug
  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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