Ruth Sebatindira

Founding Partner

Ruth Sebatindira is a Senior Counsel and served as President Uganda Law Society (2013 – 2016).

Ruth has built her expertise out of twenty three years’ commercial litigation and transactions advisory assignments mainly in; corporate insolvency, company/shareholder disputes and lender enforcement actions. Other areas of expertise include: tax and corporate advisory, intellectual property and commercial projects contracts and negotiations.

Current assignments comprise of tax and corporate advisory majorly in financing agreements, oil agreements, energy transactions and Infrastructure. Also working on reorganizations, joint ventures and due diligence relating to various acquisition deals.

Ruth Sebatindira is a Commissioner at the Judicial Service Commission which advises the President of Uganda on the appointment of Judges, exercises disciplinary control over Judicial officers and advises on the administration of Justice in Uganda. In this role, Ruth focuses on improving access to justice and restoring judicial integrity.

Ruth helped to set up the Women Lawyers Committee at the Uganda Law Society in 2011, and served as its first Chair. Ruth is a regular speaker at women’s and leadership conferences. She mentors young professionals in their careers and leadership journey. Ruth also speaks to children in schools about responsible leadership.

As Board Chair, Special Olympics Uganda, Ruth works to end discrimination against people with intellectual disabilities through Olympic-type sports.

Ruth has an LLM from The University of Manchester, UK. She is a member of Uganda Law Society, East Africa Law Society, International Bar Association, International Fiscal Association and Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN).

Email: rsebatindira@ligomarc.com
Mobile: +256 414 255 801

Muyanja Ronald

Manager Tax Services

Damalie Izaula

Junior Associate

Damalie is a Junior Associate in the Tax Department and is at the fore front of advising domestic and multinational clients on major tax developments while ensuring their compliance with the taxing authority..

She has advised clients on matters of domestic and international taxation, business restructures and handled matters at the Tax Appeal Tribunal and courts of Judicature

Damalie is an advocate of the High Court of Uganda, and all courts subordinate here to.  And is currently pursuing an LLM in Taxation at the University of San Francisco, an advanced professional certificate in International Taxation.

She is a member of the Uganda Law Society and East Africa Law Society.

Email: dizaula@ligomarc.com
Mobile: +256 702999649

Sebandeke Gerald