Corporate/Commercial - Ghana
THE FIRM This firm has consolidated its prominent position in the market with another year of big-ticket mandates. Its rapidly growing client base includes American Tower, the Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Ghana and Chase Petroleum Ghana. In one highlight, the team advised Standard Chartered Bank on the acquisition of Barclays Bank Ghana's custody assets. The firm's satellite office in London increases its exposure to the international investment market.
Sources say: "A top law firm." "It's definitely a very fine firm – our number-one choice for legal and advisory services."
KEY INDIVIDUALS Managing partner Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia impresses commentators with his combination of legal practice and business savvy. International sources assert that "the service he gives is top notch," and he is well known for his expertise in banking and finance matters.
David Asiedu leads the dispute resolution practice, and represents Glencore in ongoing breach of contract proceedings.