Corporate and Commercial Law Firm in Accra, Ghana
Law Firm OverviewAshong Benjamin & Associates is a private law practice and partnership based in Accra, Ghana, founded by three lawyers of national and international repute.
Our partners have each worked for a wide range of foreign investors operating in Ghana and on the African continent generally, including global corporations, mining and oil companies, banks and listed companies.
The uniqueness of Ashong Benjamin lies in the experience and varying strengths each of the partners brings to the legal market in Ghana. Our partners appreciate the fact that today’s client requires solutions to the issues, which may go beyond purely legal opinions and an interpretation of law. We therefore endeavour to ensure that our advice takes all aspects of the clients business into consideration. We have each been involved in major transactions taking place in Ghana, which include the fields of project finance, oil and gas, mergers and acquisitions and mining. Each partner has worked for or advised some of the largest organizations worldwide.
We offer legal services in the areas of energy, oil and gas (upstream and downstream), mining, power, banking and finance, labour and employment, capital markets, private equity, investment, complex corporate and commercial transactions, mergers and acquisition, intellectual property, tax, corporate governance and compliance, real estate and land transactions, wealth management.
We also offer specialized assistance to clients navigating the Ghanaian regulatory environment, guiding them through licence applications and registration processes. We provide assistance in dealing with regulatory bodies, developing and maintaining communications between private enterprise and governmental departments.
Ashong Benjamin has developed an extensive anti-bribery and corruption programme, which with its detailed policies can be shaped to meet the particular client’s needs. The programme includes training, compliance procedures and structures for establishing international whistle-blowing line.
Year this Office was Established: 2015
Areas of Law
Corporate Governance, Employment, Government, Insurance, Labor
Mr. David Addo-Ashong
Banking and Finance, Bankruptcy, Business and Industry, Oil and Gas, Tax
Banking and Finance, Bankruptcy, Business and Industry, Environmental and Natural Resources, General Practice
- Ghana Bar Association
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