Francis Gimara; the Head of ALP East Africa and an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda and all the Courts subordinate thereto.
Francis holds an LLM from Cambridge University, a Bachelor of Laws from Makerere University (Kampala, Uganda) and a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre (Kampala, Uganda). He also has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Herriot Watt University(Edinburgh).
Francis’ primary area of focus is Regional Integration Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Corporate Governance Law and Leadership.
Francis has in the recent past served as President of the Uganda Law Society and was awarded the distinguished honor of Senior Counsel by the Chief Justice in recognition of his contribution to the development of the legal profession in Uganda
He is a member of Uganda Law Society, the East African Law Society, the Pan African Lawyers Union and the International Bar Association