Philip is a co-founding Partner at the firm and spearheads the Corporate, Commercial and Immigration Advisory teams. He is a Uganda trained lawyer with over seven (6) years of experience in legal practice.
Prior to Joining Signum, Philip worked with the Project Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Corporate advisory teams at Katende Ssempebwa & Co. Advocates.He was therefore part of the core teams at Katende Ssempebwa & Co. Advocates that handled numerous commercial transactions for ATC (U) Limited, LAP Green, PUMA energy, Up Energy, African Development Bank, IBM (U) Limited, Google (U) Limited, PTA Bank among others.
At Signum Advocates, Philip has advised on several routine corporate, contract drafting and review and company secretarial advisory services for Dan Solar, Mandulis Energy, Jumia, BeForward (U), Liquid Telecom, Vavaki Architects to mention but a few. Philip is currently the co- ordinator of the commercial and Business law cluster of the Uganda Law Society.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Law LLB (Hons) from Uganda Christian University
- A Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre.
- Member of the Uganda Law Society
- Member of the East Africa Law Society
- Corporate & Commercial Advisory
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Project finance
- Corporate Immigration
- Energy law