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SUCCESS STORY: Mediation puts an end to longstanding family wrangle

May 21, 2021

SUCCESS STORY: Claire (pseudonym) sought legal assistance from the Lira Centre after her stepmother mismanaged

SUCCESS STORY: I no longer have to look over my shoulder

May 21, 2021

In September 2020, thirty-seven (37) year old Rose was identified as a potential beneficiary of

SUCCESS STORY: Sabrina could recover her rightful inheritance

April 8, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW This is the story of our client Sabrina (not real name) who came

SUCCESS STORY: Emmanuel (70) got his will written down

April 8, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW JCU's Assistant Legal Officer at Mukono Centre is helping a 70-year-old client make

SUCCESS STORY: Not leaving a will led to harsh consequences and could be solved after 13 years

April 8, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW "No more paying house rent, no more buying food!" said our client after

SUCCESS STORY: Cathy successfully acquired Letters of Administration to administer her late husband’s estate

April 8, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW In February 2021, the JCU Mbale Centre made a follow up visit to

SUCCESS STORY: Kezekia’s father died without leaving a will

April 8, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW Kezekia lodged a complaint at our Hoima Centre offices against three of his

What happens after my partner/ parent/ legal guardian has died and he/she made a will?

March 24, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW When a person dies, they either die testate or intestate. A person dies

How to make a will and why

March 24, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW When a person dies, they either die testate or intestate. A person dies

What happens if no will was made before passing away?

March 24, 2021

SUCCESSION LAW When a person dies, they either die testate or intestate. A person dies

Justice Centres best in Uganda – DANIDA Official

December 17, 2020

Justice Centres Uganda is one of the best legal aid service providers in Uganda according

JCU Concludes Media Road Trip

December 17, 2020

Justice Centres Uganda recently concluded a media road trip across the country for  members of

JCU opens Service points in Jinja and Masaka

September 10, 2019

A great criminal defense lawyer knows the ins and outs of the legal system, and may be able to spot certain arguments and factors that could mitigate or even negate a potential crime.

DGF to evaluate Legal AID Programme

September 10, 2019

If you are looking at prison time or a criminal penalty, it is extremely important to hire a criminal defense lawyer. The legal system is designed and biased so that representing yourself in a criminal trial and expecting a good result is almost impossible.

JCU re-opens services in Jinja and Masaka

September 10, 2019

If you are facing a criminal charge, no matter how minor, you should talk to a defense attorney to fully understand your case. A consultation with an experienced attorney will help you to understand the charges placed against you, the defenses available, what if any plea bargains may be offered to you, and what you should do if you are convicted. We offer free consultations – just contact us. If you are facing a serious charge, however, it is highly recommended that you have a skilled defense attorney represent you in court, and to not attempt self-representation based on a consultation.

Seven mentally ill prisoners released from Fort Portal Government Prison

September 10, 2019

If you are facing a criminal charge, no matter how minor, you should talk to a defense attorney to fully understand your case. A consultation with an experienced attorney will help you to understand the charges placed against you, the defenses available, what if any plea bargains may be offered to you, and what you should do if you are convicted.

JCU and Equal Opportunities Commission discuss Partnership

September 10, 2019

If you are looking at prison time or a criminal penalty, it is extremely important to hire a criminal defense lawyer. The legal system is designed and biased so that representing yourself in a criminal trial and expecting a good result is almost impossible.

JCU Represents Death Row Convicts

September 10, 2019

Christine Birabwa, the National Coordinator, Justice Centres Uganda (standng/right) with a Prison official and counsel