Catherine M. Mkama



Catherine is a fervent and a passionate lawyer who has a profound interest and a progressive in-depth knowledge in corporate and commercial laws, financial technology, Investment advisory, Intellectual Property, Start Ups, Regulatory Compliance, environmental law, data protection and privacy. Catherine is a dedicated legal researcher and has a powerful mastery in the art of writing, this extends to crafting of a comprehensive legal documents and articles which analyzes and provide clarity on various intricate legal matters. Driven by profound interests in legal practice and commercial transactions Catherine has a strong ability to analyze complex legal issues, provide clear and concise legal advice for clients, assist the firm in drafting legal documents and develop effective legal strategies. 

Catherine plays a pivotal role in, drafting and reviewing commercial agreements, advising and assisting companies in establishing business in Tanzania, assisting on regulatory and compliance matters, facilitating and advising on registration of IPR, conducting and preparing due diligence reports on commercial transactions amongst others. Catherine M. Mkama holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL. B Hons) from University of Dar es Salaam and is currently pursuing a Diploma in Legal Practice at the Law School of Tanzania.

  • Assisted entities in conducting Corporate Legal Audit and commercial eligibility checks.
  • Assisted clients from initial registration of startups to post registration and handling business dissolution process.
  • Successful registered numerous trademark, patent and other IP related matters at BRELA and ARIPO.
  • Assisted in reviewing and development of HR policies and procedures.
  • Assisted clients in Negotiations and Contract reviewing for various categories of businesses
  • Advised and assisted companies in establishing business in Tanzania.
  • Assisted various entities on regulatory and legal compliance.
  • Effectively assisted numerous people in visa processing and foreigners in applying residence permits and work permits.