General practice

General Business and corporate Law with particular interest in commercial law, Aviation, IP Law, information Technology/E-commerce, ...

Business law

Commercial law or mercantile law, the body of rules, whether by convention, agreement, or national or international legislation, governing the dealings between persons in commercial matters.


We help resolving disputes by which an our mediator assists the parties in reaching a mutually satisfactory settlement.

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Experience In Legal Solution

The foundation of our practice is General Business and corporate Law with particular interest in commercial law, Aviation, IP Law, information Technology/E-commerce, arbitration, Banking Finance, Mediation and Litigation, Labor Law, Environment and Land Law among others.

& History

We started as a dual Partnership in 2008 and our office has now has now grown to Eight Partners, and a team of Four support Research and Administrative team.

& Philosophy

Law Offices founded on the principles of truth, justice, accountability, and equal access. Our success has been the result of each attorney and staff members.

& Vision

The firm’s mission is to provide a high quality, creative, and result – oriented legal team to individuals and businesses, and serve as a primary resource...

High quality legal support for your legal issues!

Law founded the firm with a desire to tackle the most challenging legal issues in the northwest and to advocate entirely on behalf of plaintiffs. 

Labor Law


Bank & Financial Law


Civil Litigation


Other Areas


Mr. John Bosco Bugingo

Managing Partner

Qualified lawyers

With expert local knowledge our lawyers provide top-tier advice and client service.


Head of Business & Commercial Law Department. Dr. Didas is a Commissioner to The East African Competitions Authority (Arusha) and is the Rector of the Institute of Legal Practice and Development (ILPD).

John Bosco Bugingo

He is the Managing Partner of the firm, but also maintains an active practice in the corporate and commercial department of the firm.

John Bosco Bugingo
Managing Partner
Emmanuel Turatsinze

Mr. Emmanuel Turatsinze is a Partner at Fountain Advocates and doubles as a law lecturer at University of Rwanda and National Police College (NPC), where he teaches business law courses.

Emmanuel Turatsinze

He brings young enthusiasm as an intelligent lawyer, backed by his solid academic performance, recognized by the University of Rwanda as one of the best graduates of the Law School (2014)

Patience BAIBARE

Patience BAIBARE is a young and energetic mind, with a proven track record in legal analysis skills demonstrated by her victory in participating and winning several international moot court competitions on behalf of the lone participating Rwandan University;

Patience BAIBARE
Associate Partner & Litigation Manager

Celestin MUTABAZI is an Associate legal Officer at Fountain. He brings young enthusiasm with enormous legal knowledge, backed by his solid academic performance, recognized by the University of Rwanda as one of the best graduates of the Law School (2016).

Associate Attorney

TUYISENGE holds a law degree (LLB) from University of Rwanda (UR). Fabrice also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice PGD LP (ILPD) from the Institute of Legal Practice and Development (ILPD) in Rwanda

Associate Attorney

During his career development with one of the top-tier commercial law firm in Uganda(2012) and also while in Rwanda as a legal consultant...

Associate Attorney

Assistant Lecturer at University of Rwanda’s School of Law where he graduated with distinction to obtain his bachelor’s Degree (LL. B) in 2014; he is also a supervisor at the School’s Centre for Legal Aid and Mediation (CLAM).

Legal Consultant

She Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business information technology from University of Kigali. She has also worked with the Rwanda Housing Authority as an internee

Administrative Assistant

Why choose us

From personal to business legal advice, we are a full service law firm dedicated to pursuing the best possible outcome.

"We are professional and trustworthy in our dealings with each other as partners and associates, our clients and all other stake holders in our firm through putting professional ethics and integrity first"

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Our Law Firm

We base our practice on concrete assumption on such expectations and it is our goal to meet and even exceed them. Fountain Advocates is one of Rwanda’s leading law Firms and prides itself in having competent advocates, researchers and experienced associates providing world-class legal advisory and representation services.

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KG 9 AV, Nyarutarama, Kigali, Rwanda
Phone:  +250 (0) 788 493 975
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