Corporate/Commercial - Ghana
This firm's exemplary customer service and its experience in top-level mandates continue to attract major local and international clients, including IFC and the Swiss Embassy; the firm also regularly works with leading international law firms. The "strong team of ambitious young lawyers" is commended for its "high levels of client responsiveness," and handles the full spectrum of transactional and advisory services. The driving force of the firm, Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia is also qualified in the UK and divides his time between Accra and the firm's London office. He is a well-known figure and is complimented by a range of international sources for his proactivity and business acumen. David Asiedu leads the dispute resolution side of the practice. His workload includes shareholder disputes and employment law matters. Michael Gaveh takes a lead role in much of the firm's energy sector work, including the development of several IPPs, and represents the lenders in a number of large financing transactions.