Francis M. Ssekandi

Lecturer in Law

Office:
Tel: 201-263-9219
Fax: 201-263-9582
Email: fsseka@law.columbia.edu

LL.B. (Hons) London, 1965; LL.M (Columbia) 1966; Admitted Uganda Bar, 1966; New York Bar, 1981; and US Court of Appeals (Southern District), 1994. Vesting Lecturer of Law, Makerere University 1968-69; External Examiner: Makerere University, Nairobi University and Haile Sailase University, 1972-3; Director, Uganda Law Development Centre, 1972-74; Judge, High Court/Justice of Appeal, Uganda Court of Appeal, 1974-79; Visiting Professor of Law, Wayne State University, 1980-81; Deputy Director, General Legal Division/OLA, United Nations, 1989-1997; General Counsel, African Development Bank, 1997-200; participant in Colloquium on Constitutionalism (Columbia University) since 1994. Worked as a State Counsel (Uganda) 1966-72; Editor-in-Chief of the Uganda Law Reports 1972-74, and Chairman, Uganda Law Council, 1974-78. Has published on Law and Development, Human Rights and Good Governance. Taught African Law, International Law, International Trade, Jurisprudence and Criminal Law and Procedure. Member ABA, NYBA and American Society of International Law.