Invitation:

RECEPTION IN HONOR OF UGANDAN SUPREME COURT AND COURT OF APPEAL JUSTICES

Date: August 21, 2014

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the International Law Institute, I am writing to invite you to a reception this Thursday, August 21, from 5:30pm – 7:00pm, in honor of a visiting delegation of justices from the Republic of Uganda. The delegation includes several justices serving on the Ugandan Supreme Court and Court of Appeal (see bio's below) who are in Washington this week on a study tour coordinated by ILI's affiliate office in Uganda.

The reception will take place at ILI's office in Georgetown (address below). We would be delighted if you are able to join us. Please RSVP to Michael Ding at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please feel free to pass this invitation along to other colleagues that you think may be interested in attending .


BIOGRAPHIES OF THE DELEGATION MEMBERS PARTICIPATING IN THE STUDY TOUR

Hon. Dr. Lady Justice Esther Kisaakye Kitimbo serves as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uganda. Prior to joining the bench in 2009, she served as a Lecturer at Makerere University School of Law (Uganda).

Hon. Justice Galdino Okello serves as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uganda. He has served as a member of the Judiciary for 49 years.
Hon. Justice J. W. N. Tsekooko is a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uganda (on contract). He has served as a member of the Judiciary for 29 years.
Hon. Lady Justice Stella Arach Amoko is a Justice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uganda. She previously served as a Justice of the Court of Appeal of Uganda, as well as the Deputy Principal Judge of the Deputy Principal Judge of the East African Court of Justice.
Hon. Justice Augustine Nshimye is a Justice of the Court of Appeal of the Republic of Uganda and has served on the bar for 7 years. She was previously a Member of Parliament.
Hon. Justice Rubby Aweri Opio is a Justice of the Court of Appeal of the Republic of Uganda. He previously served as a member of the High Court of Uganda and has been a member of the bench for 31 years.
Hon. Justice Eldad Mwangusya is a Justice of the Court of Appeal of the Republic of the Uganda. He has previously served as a Judge of the High Court and has been a member of the bench for 39 years.
Hon. Lady Justice Faith E. Mwondha is a Justice of the Court of Appeal of the Republic of Uganda. She previously served as the Inspector General of Government.
Hon. Justice Kenneth Kakuru is a Justice of the Court of Appeal. Prior to joining the bench two years ago, he was a private legal practitioner.
Hon. Lady Justice Prof. Lilian Tibatemwa Ekirikubinza is a Justice of Court of Appeal of the Republic of Uganda. She previously served as the Vice Chancellor of Makerere University (Uganda).
Mrs. Dorcas Wagima Okalany is the Secretary to the Judiciary of the Republic of Uganda. She previously served as the Undersecretary for Finance and Administration.
His Worship Deo Nizeyimana is the Deputy Registrar of the Judiciary of the Republic of Uganda. She previously served as an Assistant Registrar and has served as a judicial officer for 24 years.
Mrs. Ruth Sebatindira is the President of the Uganda Law Society. She is a founding Partner of the law firm Ligomarc Advocates (Uganda), and practices in the areas of tax and corporate advisory, trademarks, drug regulation and commercial loan transactions. She previously worked with Deloitte Uganda as a Tax Advisor.

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