Olivia Kyarimpa MatovuPartner Dispute Resolution
Martin KakuruAssociate Partner
Genevieve Atiang AkelloSenior Associate
Jeremiah DaiJunior Associate
Olivia Kyarimpa Matovu
Olivia heads the Dispute Resolution practice of the firm. Her ten years’ experience covers representing financial institutions and corporate entities in contractual disputes, security enforcement and employment matters.
Prior to focusing mainly on dispute resolution, Olivia spear headed the firm’s securities audit and perfections practice to support risk teams in financial institutions. She has also worked on tax transaction assignments in the areas of corporate tax and customs.
Olivia is keen on sharing the knowledge she has acquired over the years. As such, she is a member of the Ugandan Faculty of the Justice Advocacy Africa, a non-government organization, affiliated to the National Institute for Trial Advocacy Minnesota, that trains Advocates and Lawyers in Trial Advocacy skills, where her services in this regard are on pro-bono basis.
She is a member of the Uganda Law Society, East African Society, Young International Arbitration Lawyers and the Editorial Board of the Uganda Law Reports. She is also a lecturer at the Law Development Centre where she shares her knowledge and skills with upcoming advocates.
Mobile: +256 772 744 307
Martin is an Associate Partner with Ligomarc Advocates in the Dispute Resolution Department. He has participated in litigation of complex contentious matters in Uganda for the last 12 years.
Martin passionately represents client interests, through offering diligent professional and timely services in dispute management and resolution. He has built expertise in commercial dispute resolution through taking initiative to deliver practical and commercially viable solutions in protecting, preserving and enforcing clients’ interests.
Martin has handled litigation and ADR in various facets of legal practice and advocacy including land acquisition and compensation, banking and finance, contracts and securities’ enforcement, and employment majorly representing statutory authorities, financial institutions and private corporate bodies and compensation disputes, enforcement of contracts and securities, receivership disputes, employer – employee disputes and finance recovery matters.
Mobile: +256 776 744 321
Genevieve Atiang Akello
Dai is a Junior Associate with Ligomarc Advocates in the Dispute Resolution Department.
He is an Advocate of the High Court and all Courts subordinate. He is a member of Uganda Law Society and East Africa Law Society.
His practice areas at the Firm include aiding the Police in conducting investigations into corporate fraud related matters leading to successful prosecution of offenders and recovery of proceeds of the Fraud. He plans, implements and manages a whistleblowing platform tailored to clients needs.
Dai is passionate about sports, networking and reading
Mobile: +256 786 466 534