Ian is a Partner at the firm and heads the Tax, Banking and Finance Teams. He is both Ugandan and UK trained and has over ten (10) years practice and experience. Prior to joining the Firm, he gained extensive experience with KPMG East Africa and Shonubi Musoke & Co. Advocates.
Ian has a sturdy niche in Domestic and International Tax Advisory and Restructuring, Banking and Finance (including Islamic Finance), Project Finance and Corporate Governance. Ian has worked on a myriad of Tax, banking and Finance transactions and has advised both local and international Clients. He was nominated for the award of Partner of the year at the Africa Legal Awards, 2020.
He is one of the trainers for the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) in Uganda.
In 2016, Ian was seconded to the global law firm of Latham and Watkins LLP in the UK in the International Tax and Project Finance Departments as part of the prestigious International Lawyers for Africa (ILFA) Programme with a special emphasis to the African Market.
He was part of the inaugural online trial advocacy training by Justice Advocacy Africa, 2020.
He serves on both the Professional Development Committee and the Strategic Mobilisation Committees of the Uganda Law Society.
Bachelor of Law (Hon) Makerere University Kampala
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Bar Course), Law Development Centre, Kampala
Certificate in Trial Advocacy – Justice Advocacy Africa & National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA-USA)
Member, Uganda Law Society
Member East African Law Society
Member, The Professional Development Committee and Strategic Mobilisation Committee of the Uganda Law Society.