MODEST ABDUL AKIDA, Partner, holds an honours degree in law from the Open University of Tanzania. He also holds various Certificates on Management and Administration through various courses and seminars attended within and outside the country, thus he has varsity experience in Human resources management, property management, healthy and safety management, project management skills. He has previously worked with ABB-TANELEC for almost 20 years holding different managerial posts including that of Country Manager for Occupational Health and Safety, and that of Security and Transport Manager. Before founding Star Attorneys, he has worked with Tanzania’s reputable law firms, being that of Ngalo & Company Advocates and Mughwai & Company Advocates in which he gained unquestionable experience in Civil Litigation, Conveyancing issues, Adoption and Probate Matters, Emplyement and Labour Issues, and Corporate Legal aspects.

He is a member of various professional bodies including Tanganyika law Society, which is the Bar Association of Tanzania Mainland, and the East African Law Society.