Kwabena Adu-Kusi Managing Partner

Kwabena Adu-Kusi

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The firm is currently headed and managed by Kwabena-Adu Kusi.

Kwabena has considerable experience across the whole range of corporate transactions and arrangements, including restructurings, corporate reorganizations, demergers and related issues. He advises on schemes of arrangement, capital reductions and share buy-backs, joint ventures and strategic alliances, commercial contracts/arrangements and corporate governance.

Kwabena also has wide ranging experience in corporate disputes in particular shareholder disagreements and breach of warranty claims; insurance disputes in particular professional negligence claims. He also advises on partnership disputes; planning disputes and compulsory purchases.

In the early years of his legal career, Kwabena was a Senior Associate responsible for litigation at Ntrakwah & Company; a corporate and commercial law firm and its subsidiary Corporate Profile Limited; a company engaged in company secretarial practice where he provided legal services to several clients, both National and International firms and organizations including Insurance and Re-Insurance Companies, Banking and Non-banking Financial Institutions, Investment, Manufacturing and Mining Companies.

At Ntrakwah & Co, Kwabena conducted recoveries in High Profile cases for Ghana Commercial Bank Limited and SG-SS Bank Limited and has also been involved in recoveries for CAL Bank Limited, Intercontinental Bank Ghana Limited, CFAO Ghana Limited and Ghana International Airlines Limited.

Kwabena has actively worked in the financial sector of Ghana in various capacities. He helped set up the Legal Department of Intercontinental Bank Ghana Limited (now known as Access Bank) and was the Head of the Legal Department. He has also advised on the divestiture of public companies and public listings on the Ghana Stock Exchange.

Kwabena has taught Company Law, Partnerships, Some Legislative Intervention for the Development of Businesses in Ghana and Business Law in institutions including the Central Bank of Ghana Training School, Association of Certified Entrepreneurs and Institute of Professional Studies in Ghana.

Kwabena serves on several boards and is a court member of the International Court of Arbitration of ICC (International Chamber of Commerce).