Fred Byamukama

Designation: Partner

location: Kampala

qualifications:         LLB (Hons) Makerere University – Kampala Uganda

Diploma in Legal Practice (Law Development Centre) Kampala Uganda

Advocate of the High Court, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court and all Courts Subordinate.

Trainer with European Investment Bank in Credit Risk Management and legal recovery)

Tel: +256 782208757


Fred Byamukama is an executive and the current Managing Partner at MACB Advocates.   He is an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court and all subordinate courts of judicature in Uganda.

Fred has vast experience having worked in the legal department of Housing Finance Bank Limited as the legal officer Litigation & Recovery and Bank of Africa (U) Ltd as Legal Manager Special Assets-litigation and recovery.

He is a certified trainee and trainer with European Investment Bank in Credit Risk Management, legal recovery and Credit-legal reporting..

His core competencies include: taxation, litigation, banking, corporate and commercial law, He has a wealth of knowledge in the finance and tax as well corporate restructuring and Insurance.

Head Litigation and debt collection of the legal team for the firm where he is tasked with the collection of debts for the firm on behalf of the firm’s clients as well as litigation for big companies.

  • Drafting and perfecting securities including mortgages, debentures and charges
  • Corporate finance and securitization
  • Financial transaction syndication, subordinations and inter-crediting
  • Company secretarial services
  • Capital Markets and listing on the Securities Exchange
  • Labour law practice
  • Carrying out due diligence and securities review
  • Financial Institutions Regulatory practices in the areas of corporate governance, credit risk control, money laundering, fraud and market risks analysis and advice
  • Carrying out due diligence analysis and regulatory frame work of various entities
  • Tax litigation and arbitration.
  • He is a member of the Uganda Law Society, the East African Law Society. He specialises mainly in commercial litigation.


Fred is a member of the following professional bodies:


  • Uganda Law Society
  • East African Law Society