Lady Justice Hellen Obura


Hellen was appointed as a Justice of Appeal at the Court of Appeal/Constitutional Court of Uganda in 2015.

Hellen Obura is a Ugandan born again Christian born on 5th September, 1964.
She obtained Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre Kampala. She obtained an Executive Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Eastern & Southern Africa Management Institute (ESAMI) in 2008.
She started her career in 1993 as a State Attorney in the Ministry of Justice & Constitutional Affairs where rose in the ranks and in 2009 she was appointed Secretary Law Council.
She was appointed High Court Judge in 2010 and posted to the Commercial Division of the High Court where she served until 2015 when she was appointed on promotion to the Court of Appeal/Constitutional Court of Uganda as a Justice of Appeal.
She is married to Canon Richard Obura and she is blessed with six biological daughters and many other daughters and sons.
She is a passionate intercessor who together with other intercessors have been travailing for revival of the church, families and transformation of her nation and the nations of Africa.