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Dispute Resolution - Ghana
"He exhibits sound judgement in the delivery of legal services. His output is very well researched and comprehensive. He is an excellent lawyer." "He is a force to contend with in and outside the courtroom."
This content is provided by Ace A Ankomah
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, Taxation and Company law
Joined in 1992. Elected to partnership (2000). Senior Partner (2021 - ), Elected Managing Partner (2010 - 2020). Lecturer: Company Law, University of Ghana Business School (1997-2003). Senior Lecturer: Civil Procedure, Ghana School of Law (2005 to 2012).
Member, Ghana Bar Association
Member, ICSID Panel of Arbitrators
Member, Board of Lex Mundi
Fellow, Aspen Global Leadership Network (AGLN)
Fellow, Africa Leadership Initiative, West Africa (ALIWA)
Admitted to the Ghana Bar (1992). Attended Queens University, Canada (LLM, 1994), Ghana School of Law (QCL, 1992), University of Ghana (LLB, 1990).
Ace is the Senior Partner of the firm. He has 30 years’ experience in legal practice. As the head of the Disputes Department Practice Group of the firm, Ace is responsible for all contentious matters, by managing, supervising, and performing the required analyses, and then handling trials before the courts and at international and domestic arbitration.
He has worked as counsel in several headline dispute matters both in Ghana and internationally.
Ace has represented several local and international clients including International Finance Corporation, Bank of Ghana, Abosso Goldfields, Exim Bank, NML Capital Limited, Vitol, Ecobank, Deloitte & Touche, AngloGold Ashanti and Vodafone.