Alex Samson Ntale

Alex Samson Ntale

Associate | ALN Uganda | MMAKS Advocates

Physical Address:

4th Floor, Redstone House, Plot 7 Bandali Rise, Kampala, Uganda

Postal Address:

P. O. Box 7166, Kampala, Uganda

Telephone:

+256 414 259 920

Email Address:

  1. Background

    Alex holds an LL.B (Hons.) degree from Makerere University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre.  He is a Legal Trainee with the Firm and works with the Litigation Team. Alex is involved in legal research, drafting court documents and the preparation of legal briefs. He is interested in the fields of Commercial Law, Criminal Law and Litigation.

  2. Professional Qualifications

    2017: Admitted to the Ugandan Bar.

    2016: Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law Development Centre, Uganda.

    2015: Bachelor of Laws (Hons.), Makerere University.

  3. Career Summary

    2015 – Date: Associate: MMAKS Advocates

    Apr – Jul 2015: Clerkship Student: MMAKS Advocates

    Jul – Aug 2013: Internship Student: Bank of Uganda

  4. Top Matters
    • Assisting in actions by the Bank of Uganda to successfully defend several suits involving the termination of employees who sought terminal benefits and compensation for unlawful termination and early or forced retirement.
    • Assisting in an action by Uganda Breweries concerning a complex tax dispute with Uganda Revenue Authority involving the application of the East African Custom Management Act 2004.
    • Assisting in an action against a subsidiary of Addax and Oryx Group to defend an employment claim seeking compensation in a sum of UGX 18.58 billion for alleged unlawful termination of employees.
    • Assisting in various suits by commercial banks in the recovery of both secured and unsecured debts.
    • Assisting in an action of trademark infringement and passing off on behalf of SCD Uganda and obtaining an order against infringement of the “KINKY” brand.

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