Samantha Atukunda is an advocate of the High Court of Uganda and Managing Partner at Kakuru and Co. Advocates with specialisation in Environmental and Natural Resources law. Recently she has been involved with immigration processes and has gained a lot of experience in the processing and acquisition of work permits for expatriate employees recruited by companies and or organisations.
Samantha has a Bachelor of Laws degree from Uganda Christian University and a Master of Laws degree in Environmental Law and Natural Resources from the University of Oregon. She is a member of the Uganda Law Society, East African Law Society and Environmental Law Network Worldwide. She one of the directors of Greenwatch an environmental advocacy Non Governmental Organization and part time lecturer at Makerere University Business School (MUBS).
Prior to working with Kakuru and Co. Advocates, she worked with Centre for Environmental Rights in Cape Town South Africa as project officer for access to information project.