Practice Areas

Mining Oil & Energy

MiningTropical Law Advocates has a pool of clients in the extractive industry. It has offered advice on contracts, licensing, financing and labor issues. Tropical Law Advocates boasts of offering its legal expertise in one of the biggest take-over transactions in the mining industry in Uganda.

Oil and Gas sector: We have expanded our expertise to meet the growing demand in the oil and gas sector. Ever since the discovery of oil and gas in Uganda, we have had our staff engage in workshops’, seminars and short courses in the energy sector. The result of this was the famous Public Interest matter where the expertise of the firm was sought to advise and take action on the propriety of a US $ 2.9 Billion sale of interests in oil blocks in the Albertine region of Uganda. Our engagement has prompted various positive recommendations in the new oil bill.