Alex Chakmakjian – Team Member
Alex was called to the Bar in 2009 and is a barrister practising in London. He has a background in international human rights, immigration/asylum and criminal/regulatory law.
Alex has been working within the Ugandan criminal justice system since 2014, assisting lawyers with appeals against conviction and sentence in the Court of Appeal, as well as the training of lawyers and judges on sentencing and international practice. Alex has also appeared before the Supreme Court of Uganda in a death penalty case. Alex’s current focus is on education, law reform and Evolve’s advisory work.