Patricia Atim


Patricia Atim LL.B. (Upper class) (Mak); Dip. L.P. (LDC), Kampala, LL.M (Pretoria), PhD (Candidate, UCT)

Ms Atim holds a Master of Laws in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, a Diploma in Legal Practice and Bachelor of Laws Degree from Makerere University. She is a dully enrolled Practicing advocate of the Courts of Judicature in Uganda. 

She is currently, an Assistant lecturer at the School of Law, Makerere University attached to the Department of Public and Comparative Law.

In addition she is also the Head-Clinical Legal Education in the Public Interest Law Clinic (PILAC) project of the School of Law, Makerere University, where she also serves as an instructor.

Ms Atim’s professional and research interest is mainly in International and Regional human rights Law, Administrative Law, Constitutional law, Family law, Children’s Rights, Gender and the Law, Disability Rights and Clinical Legal Education.