The 2021 Edition of Chambers and Partners Global Guide to the World’s Leading Law Firms ranked four KATS’ lawyers as notable practioners: Senior Statesmen John Katende and Professor Edward Ssempebwa, Sim Katende and Alice Namuli Blazevic.
Chambers released it’s global legal rankings on 18th February 2021:
Co-founding partner John Katende has amassed a wealth of legal and business experience over his many years of practice. He continues to utilise this experience to the benefit of the firm’s clients.
Co-founding partner Edward Frederick Ssempebwa is held in high regard in Uganda. He has been at the fore of the country’s legal market for decades and has been actively involved in the development of the country’s legislature.
Chambers notes that commentators are quick to praise Sim Katende as a “very strong practitioner, knowledgeable of the market and technically skilled.” He is a distinguished corporate lawyer with extensive M&A and capital markets transactional credentials and expertise spanning the energy, oil and gas, and TMT industry sectors.
Alice Namuli Blazevic continues to enhance her standing in the market, with particular recognition for her work in the TMT sector. She is also respected for her experience of cryptocurrency and blockchain mandates
Chambers ranks individual lawyers in their practice area(s) based on their legal knowledge and experience, their ability, their effectiveness and their client service.