Francis holds an LLM from Cambridge University, a Bachelor of Laws degree from Makerere University (Kampala, Uganda) and a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Center (Kampala, Uganda). Francis is an Advocate of the High Court of Uganda and all the Courts subordinate thereto and a Partner with Arcadia Advocates. His primary area of practice is Commercial and Integration Law. He is a member of the Uganda Law Society, the East African Law Society and the Pan African Lawyers Union. Francis is also a Research Fellow with the East African Center for Trade Policy and Law, a consortium of experts working at promoting fair trading polices to enable Africa trade better.