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  Fatma Amani Karume  



Admitted to the Bars at Tanzania and Zanzibar, 1994.

Practice Areas:

Commercial Litigation, Judicial Review, Tax disputes, Arbitration, Winding-up, Receivership, Company Law, Intellectual Property Law, Media Law.

Brief biography:

Born June 15, 1969 in Tanzania;
Admitted, 1994, Tanzania .


Middle Temple, Temple, London, Degree of the Utter Bar, 1998
Inns of Court School of Law, Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Skills, 1998
London School of Economics, LL.M, 1997
Universite de Strasbourg, Diplome de Sciences Juridiques, 1991
University of Sussex, LL.B (Hons), 1992

Work experience :

Merger between Karume & Co and IMMMA 2007
Founder of Karume & Co, Advocates 2004
Junior Partner, Mkono & Company, Advocates 2000 until 2003
Pupil, 5 Raymond Building, Gray’s Inn, London 1998
Of the Middle Temple, Barrister since 1998
Associate, Mkono & Company, Advocates, 1996
Advocate, High Court of Zanzibar since 1994
Apprenticed as State Attorney, Attorney General’s Chambers, Zanzibar, 1993
Apprenticed as State Attorney, Attorney General’s Chambers, Dar es Salaam, 1992


Bar Council of England and Wales
Law Society of Zanzibar
Tanganyika Law Society


English, Swahili & French.

Email: karume at immma.co.tz