Ashong Benjamin & Associates is a private law practice and partnership recently founded by three lawyers of national, regional and international repute in the areas of corporate and commercial law, banking & nance, labour law and natural resources & environmental law and corporate governance and compliance. The practice is based in Accra, Ghana.
Our partners have considerable experience working with other lawyers in the United States, in Europe and in other parts of Africa.
The partners have 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
Ashong Benjamin aims to deliver services of the highest quality in an open, friendly and business-like manner, understanding the needs and pressures of our clients. Our focus includes responsiveness, tailor-made solutions and being at the forefront in a constantly changing legal and economic environment.
The uniqueness of Ashong Benjamin lies in the experience and varying strengths each of the partners brings to the legal market in Ghana. The 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.
Our reputation hinges on the quality of our legal team and Ashong Benjamin has a formidable team with wide-ranging expertise.
Each partner has been involved in major transactions in Ghana in inter alia, the fields of project finance, oil and gas, mergers and acquisitions and mining. Each has worked for or represented some of the largest organizations worldwide including Newmont and the Standard Bank of South Africa.
The blending of these capabilities can only be for the benefit of the client