Women in Law Awards 2021: Top Ugandan Female Lawyers Revealed
Top Ugandan Female Lawyers for the year 2021 have today been unveiled at the Women in Law Conference and Awards Dinner which was held at the Mestil Hotel in Kampala.
The Awards organized by the Uganda Law Society’s Female Lawyers Committee are a celebration of the achievements of women in the legal profession.
Below is a list of those that made it;
Female Human Rights Lawyer of the Year – Shamim Malende ( pictured).
Best Corporate Female Lawyer – Olivia Kyarimpa Matovu
Best Law Practice of the Year – Justice Centers Uganda
Female Lifetime Achiever – Lady Justice Florence Nakacwa
Female State Attorney of the Year – Kukunda Clare
Female Academic Lawyer of the Year – Karungi Annette Mutabingwa
Female Young Lawyer of the Year – Acam Bruna Patricia
Female Magistrate of the Year – HW Prossy Katushabe
Distinguished Service of the Year – Justice Stella Arach Amoko
Best Female Lawyer in the Armed Forces – Lt. Christabel Tusiime (UPDF)
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