PROFILE OF THE AUTHOR
Florence N. DOLLO is a holder of a LLB
(Honours) Degree from Makerere University, Kampala-Uganda obtained in
1990. She obtained a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development
Centre in 1991. She also has a Masters of Law (LLM, Legislative Drafting)
with a distinction in Legislative Drafting and Research obtained at
the University of the West Indies, Barbados in 1998.
She has been practising law in Uganda since 1992. She is also a Lecturer
at Law Development Centre teaching Legislative Drafting, Family Law,
Criminology, Penology and Criminal Law. She has written a number of
papers on the above subjects and is a consultant on Legislative Drafting.
As a consultant she has trained clerks and Research Assistants for the
Parliament of Uganda, members of the Tax Appeals Tribunal and Land Tribunals,
State Prosecutors and also trained lawyers at the International Law
Institute, Kampala-Uganda. She has also drafted laws like the National
Forestry Authority Bill, 2000.
She is also a law practitioner and partner in a firm of advocates. She
is a member and vice chair person of the National Organisation for Civic
Education and Election Monitoring, member of FIDA womens law association
counselling clients, rural legal education and human rights, and a member
of the Uganda Law Society of which she is a legal practitioner. She
has also been faculty at the International Law Institute and also at
Police Training School in Kampala. Ms Dollo has written several publications
and papers on various law topics.
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