Upendo Mmbaga

Position: Advocate
Academic qualifications
• Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (Hons), Mzumbe University.
• Post Graduate certificate in Legal Practice – Law School Tanzania.

Experience
Prior to joining NexLaw Advocates Ms. Upendo worked with M.A. Ismail & Co. Advocates where she was exposed to various areas of law and practice. She was involved in drafting legal documents and opining to various clients on various areas of law including, labour, insurance, immigration and company laws.

Fields of practice
Ms. Upendo specializes in immigration law on matters relating to work permits, residence permits, visas for non citizens, handling of labour appeals, immigration appeals and advisory. Upendo also handles commercial transaction on insurance, company compliance, general litigation, contract management, Probate and Administration issues, Arbitration and mediation.

As the Advocate at NexLaw Advocates she is also involved on matters of incorporation of Trusts, NGO’s and Societies. In addition she has handled various investigations and subsequent anti - counterfeit raid operations in collaboration with the Fair competition Commission (FCC).

Industry associations
Member of the Tanganyika Law Society and East Africa Law Society.
Professional activities
Ms. Upendo is an Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania, a Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public

Contacts
Office Number: +255 22 2135 677
Mobile: +255 754 415 771
Fax Number: +255 22 2135678
E-mail: ummbaga@nexlawadvocates.com