Nigeria’s TEMPLARS marks international expansion with Ghana joint venture

Growing demand for services across West Africa sees TEMPLARS add team from Accra-based AMPEM Chambers to launch new firm

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Blockchain consortium expands to Africa with Miranda Alliance

The Miranda Alliance has announced that it has joined the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC) as its first African organization.

  • 5yrs

ICC commission targets arbitration growth in Africa

The ICC International Court of Arbitration (ICC) is to launch an Africa Commission to co-ordinate its growth and activity in Africa.

  • 5yrs

Plaintiff wins USD 273 million Ghana force majeure case

The High Court tells defendant to bear the consequences of market risk as lawyers question interpretation of 'reasonable endeavours.'

  • 5yrs

New study highlights critical role of corporate governance in Africa

Corporate governance improvements are linked to value creation in Africa, according to 2018 Africa Sustainability Study.

Ghana judge criticises 'get-rich quick' lawyers

The top judge said that an increasing number of lawyers were putting money over ethics.

  • 6yrs

King & Spalding advises on landmark Ghana LNG project

King & Spalding's London office is advising the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Ghana's national oil company, on its US$550 million pathfinder liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, the first such project to be implemented in the region.

  • 8yrs

South Africa firm enters seventh country by Ghana merger

The 17-fee earner firm ENSafrica has merged with Oxford & Beaumont in Ghana, fulfilling a long-term goal to have a presence in West Africa.

  • 8yrs

White & Case appoints 30-year old Africa star as partner

Ghanaian Joshua Siaw has become the youngest ever partner at White & Case and the youngest partner among all the leading international law firms in the City of London.

  • 9yrs

Dentons switches partner firm in Ghana

Dentons has ended its 12-year relationship with Benti-Enchill Letsa & Ankomah and signed a new one with JLD & MB Legal Consultancy.

  • 9yrs

Ghana plans new oil laws

Ghana is preparing a new oil exploration and production law to cover new finds and production in the last six years.

  • 10yrs

Ghana Chief Justice slams training standards

Ghana's highest judge has criticised the country's legal education system, suggesting that students' lazy attitudes towards reading may prevent them from becoming successful lawyers.

  • 11yrs

Ghana: spreading the word

Simmons & Simmons advises on telecoms deal

  • 11yrs