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The Uganda Law Society is the Bar Association for lawyers in Uganda. From negotiating with and lobbying the profession’s regulators, government and others, to offering training and advice, we are here to help, protect and promote lawyers across Uganda.

The Uganda Law Society also provides professional services, resources, support and benefits to its members and engages in activities designed to improve access to justice.

About Us


Our Mission

To Develop a Skilled and Empowered Legal Profession in Execution of its Statutory Mandate to Foster and Improve Access to and Administration of Justice as well as Good Governance in Uganda.

Our Vision

To be a Proficient Bar Association in Fostering Access to Justice, the Rule of Law and Good Governance in Uganda.

Strategic Goal

Efficient Legal Service Delivery to ensure Access to Justice and Observance of the Rule of Law for Positive Social Transformation.

Strategic Objectives

  1. To promote members’ professional development and ethical conduct;

  2. To promote access to justice for Indigent, marginalized and vulnerable persons in Uganda;

  3. To contribute to upholding and promoting the rule of law in Uganda;

  4. To strengthen the institutional capacity of the ULS to become a modern Bar Association.