Moses Adriko

Moses Adriko

Managing Partner | ALN Uganda | MMAKS Advocates

Physical Address:

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

Postal Address:

PO Box: 7166, Kampala, Uganda


+256 414 259 920

Email Address:

  1. Background

    Moses is a Partner at MMAKS Advocates and Co-head of the firm’s Litigation Team.

    His practice focuses mainly on corporate and commercial law, civil litigation, intellectual property and international criminal law.

    He is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England of Wales and Senior Counsel, Uganda. Moses is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and serves as Board Chairman Sanlam Uganda. He holds a LLB (Hons) degree from the University of East Anglia and has a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre.

    Moses is a past president of the Uganda Law Society and has chaired the African Forum of the International Bar Association (IBA). He has served as a Council Member on the IBA Human Rights Institute.

    Moses is a certified adjudicator accredited by Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.

    Moses has served as a member of the Public Appeals and Procurement Authority Tribunal (PPDA Tribunal) and as a member of the Transitional Justice Issues Committee of the government of Uganda.

    Moses serves as the chairman of the Standard Chartered Provident Fund.

  2. Professional Membership
    • Senior Counsel, Uganda
    • Certified Adjudicator, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration
    • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIARB)
    • Advocate, High Court of Uganda
    • Member of Uganda Law Society
    • Member of East African Law Society
    • Solicitor, Supreme Court of England and Wales
  3. Professional Qualifications
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law Development Centre, Uganda
    • Legal Practice Course, College of Law, Guildford, Surrey, England
    • B, University of East Anglia, England
  4. Career Summary

    2005 to Date: Partner, MMAKS Advocates

    2001-2005: Partner, Adriko & Karugaba Advocates

    1995-2001: Associate,Katera & Kagumire Advocates, Uganda

    1994-1995: Trainee Solicitor, Luper Partnership, Camden, England

  5. Awards & Recognitions
    • Moses has been appointed a member of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA).
    • Moses has been appointed to the List of Counsel of the International Criminal Court at The Hague.
    • Moses has been recognised by World Trademark reviewed Lawyer’s directory as one of the top ranked intellectual property specialists in Uganda.
  6. Top Matters
    • Acting as an Arbitrator in General Adhoc United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) tribunals in connection with various commercial disputes.
    • Acting as Panel Member of the Public Procurement Disposal Assets Appeals Tribunal (PPDAAT) in connection with various complex multi-million-dollar disputes involving Public Procurement disputes and appeals from the Procurement Authority.
    • Acting as counsel in construction dispute before The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

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