Tel: (+256) 0312 250013 Email: jsmukasa@sebalulule.co.ug





James Mukasa Sebugenyi specialises in dispute resolution (litigation and arbitration).

He has participated in significant cases covering diverse areas of law such as commercial contracts, real estate and product liability, and in specialised spheres such as constitutional law, telecommunications, energy, expropriated properties, utilities, employee benefits and aviation negligence. In a highlight mandate, James acted for British American Tobacco Uganda in prosecuting a landmark economic rights constitutional petition to challenge the Tobacco Control Act 2015 before the Constitutional Court.

James is a member of the Uganda Law Society, where he served as president between 2011 and 2013, the East African Law Society, the Commonwealth Lawyers Association and the International Bar Association.


  • Bachelor of Laws, Makerere University
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law Development Centre (bar qualification)