Banking, Finance and Corporate Finance

Kateera & Kagumire Advocates offers a comprehensive service to lenders, borrowers, advisers and other intermediaries. We represent banks, finance companies, private investment funds and financial institutions both domestic and international for both regulatory and domestic work.

We advise on all areas of banking and Finance including:

§ Secured loan transactions

§ Project finance

§ Guarantees

§ Share Issues

§ Listings on the Stock Exchange

The firm provides a full range of legal services in a variety of matters including legal complexities of the ever-increasing range of methods of raising finance, advising clients in complex financing transactions, representing clients in a variety of legal disputes and litigation proceedings, drafting and negotiating a wide spectrum of agreements and documents related to the banking and financial industry as well as advising banks and other creditors in bankruptcy, liquidation, receivership, creditors settlements and other insolvency proceedings.

The banking practice group also advises on contentious banking and financial matters assisting clients on a broad range of banking and financial services disputes involving litigation and arbitration.

Our corporate and commercial department focuses on funding, business and legal solutions for its clients, corporate structuring and governance, Mergers, acquisitions, sales and compliance matters, negotiations and other contractual issues.

The banking practice group in the firm is very knowledgeable and has vast experience and knowledge in the laws and regulations governing the Ugandan banking and financial industries and the business practices of these sectors.

The Firm has acted as transaction lawyers for several Banks during Initial Public Offerings where Shares worth billions of Shillings have been floated on the Stock Market.

Key Clients in this Area of Service:

Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited, Bank of Baroda (U) Ltd,Uganda Development Bank Limited, United Bank forAfrica, Bank of India (U) Limited, Diamond Trust Bank (U) Limited and Uganda Bankers’ Association.

Lawyers working in this practice area:

Yusufu Kagumire | John Fisher Kanyemibwa