Elizabeth K Rukundo

Elizabeth K Rukundo
Of Counsel

M: (+256) 791 223 089

T: (+256) 41 423 3204


Elizabeth Rukundo is a lawyer who specializes in corporate due diligence, compliance management and corporate governance. She has over 10 years’ experience in legal practice with an interest and specialization is in Corporate Due Diligence and Compliance Management.

Prior to becoming ‘Of counsel’ to the firm, Elizabeth Rukundo served as a Senior Legal Associate with the firm and led SM Registrars (The Corporate Governance section) where she handled an extensive portfolio of  corporate and non-profit clients  advising them on corporate structuring, tax compliance obligations as well as compliance with local and regulatory frameworks. She also  served as a firm’s secondment to the Capital Markets Authority in Uganda. Prior to joining the firm, Elizabeth worked with World Vision Uganda in various capacities including Advocacy Manager and Executive Associate / Board Secretary.

Elizabeth licensed to practice law in Uganda; and holds a Master of Laws (LLM) Degree in International and Comparative Law (International Corporate Law) from the Southern Methodist University, a Bachelor’s Degree in Law from Makerere University, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre (LDC) in Kampala. She also holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Public Policy Analysis from the University of York, and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.

Elizabeth is currently the Regional Governance Advisor – Southern Africa with World Vision International.