Ugandan law firm, KTA Advocates won one of the main awards at the prestigious African Legal Awards hosted in Johannesburg on 6 September, 2019.
KTA is best known for its specialization in Technology, Media, Telecommunications Intellectual Property and Construction Law.
KTA was awarded the coveted Africa’s Intellectual Property (IP) Team of the Year in a closely contested category that featured Africa’s top IP Firms.
The firm was nominated in other categories such as, Specialist Law Firm of the Year and Boutique Law Firm of the Year.
In addition, Kenneth Muhangi, a Partner at KTA and head of the firm’s Technology, Media, Technology and Intellectual Property practice, was nominated as Partner of the Year.
Hosted by Africa Legal, Legal Week (organizers of The British Legal Awards) and the Corporate Counsel Association of South Africa, the African Legal Awards recognize excellence and innovation in the legal profession on the continent.
The winners were decided by an independent adjudicating panel made up of general counsel and other senior members of the legal community.