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N. Dowuona & Company

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Managing Partner: NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona
Number of partners: 2
Number of lawyers: 13
Languages: English

Firm Overview:
The firm is a dynamic legal advisory firm. Its areas of focus include corporate and commercial law, property and construction law, energy and infrastructure law and tax and investment structuring. Its team of creative and dedicated professionals has excellent local and international experience in law and business. The firm combines this knowledge and experience with a collaborative approach to all its assignments to provide comprehensive, concise and commercial advice.

The firm makes it a priority to understand and anticipate its clients’ specific needs and to structure its services to meet them. It strives to stay abreast of innovations in business as well as local and global political and economic developments and to understand and take into consideration their impact on its clients’ businesses in formulating advice.

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate & Commercial:
■ Advised on the Ghanaian law aspects of the USD 200 million divestment Fan Milk International, a West African regional producer of fresh and frozen juice and milk products
■ Advised a local engineering and construction firm, in forming a joint venture with an international infrastructure focused construction firm to undertake a USD 400 million water project
■ Advised an international engineering consulting firm, on the establishment of its local business and on legal and regulatory matters related to its operations in relation to a USD 500 million railway project
■ Advised an international hotel management company on general corporate matters related to the management of one of the premier hotels in Ghana
Key Clients: Kingdom Hotel Investment, Margins ID Group, Africa Development Partners Fund, Getbucks Limited, Helios Tower, Injaro, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, Savino Del Bene
Contact: NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Abla Masoperh
Email: [email protected]

Property & Construction:
■ Advised a Dubai based international hospitality focused real estate private equity fund on the development of a multi-million dollar residential real estate development in Accra
■ Advised a Ghanaian parastatal company on the drafting and negotiation of an EPC construction contract in respect of the USD 300 million Eastern Corridor Multimodal Transport Project
■ Advised a local real estate developer on the development of a USD 130 million mixed use project in Airport City, a joint venture with Ghana Airports Company
■ Advised a regional real estate development company on the development of a USD 60 million landmark office and retail development project and the first green office building in Ghana
Key Clients: Kingdom Hotel Investments, Switchback Developers Limited, Boston Investments Ltd (an affiliate of Actis), Laurus Development Partners, Ekumfa Limited
Contact: NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona
Email: [email protected]

Energy & Infrastructure:
■ Performing a legal and regulatory review of the entire power sector in Ghana as part of a team of international consultants engaged by the International Finance Corporation to assist it with a larger study of the sector being undertaken for the Millenium Challenge Corporation
■ Advised on the sale of a local telecoms infrastructure company
■ Advised a west African regional oil and gas company on regulatory compliance matters relating to its local oil marketing subsidiary
■ Advising a large pan-African urban land developer on the development of infrastructure in its 941 hectare Apolonia City project
■ Advising on a USD 100 million ICT PPP project Key Clients: Oando, Volta Lake Transport Company, Rendeavour, African Towers, American Tower, Puma Energy, Marinus Energy, Ashanti Gold Corparation, Blue Ocean Investments, Addax Energy S.A., Identification Management Systems Limited
Contact: NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
■ Advised on a USD 100 million project re-financing for a mixed use development
■ Advised on a USD 60 million project financing for a large office and retail development
■ Advising on the establishment of a local private debt fund
■ Advised on a USD 20 million Afrexim facility for a mining services company
■ Advised a Mauritius based a private equity fund manager, on the formation of a USD 30 million private equity fund focused on investments in SMEs in the agricultural sector
Key Clients: Mybucks S.A., Helios Tower, KHI Ghana OI Limited
Contact: Abla Masoperh
Email: [email protected]
Contact: NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona
Email: [email protected]


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