Dr. Kweku Ainuson
Kweku has been involved in a wide range of issues in our Transactions and Regulatory practice including all types of M & A work, joint ventures, general corporate governance and finance work.
Kweku has been involved in setting up companies of different sizes in Ghana. He is currently assisting in managing community relations of a mining company in a mining concession in the Eastern Region. He has also been involved in advising a major foreign company to acquire prime real estate in Ghana. He is also part of the team that is advising Produce Buying Company, a subsidiary of Ghana Cocoa Board (official regulator of cocoa beans production and pricing) to defend $1 billion in properties claimed by private co-operative organizations. He has also assisted an upscale Brand New Luxury Car dealer in Ghana to obtain luxury cars from the United States market.
As a Licensed Foreign Law Consultant in the State of Georgia, Kweku has advised many United States based companies planning to do business in Ghana. To this, he has provided support in the areas of business intelligence report, tax liabilities in Ghana and various business immigration related matters in Ghana.
Kweku has a PhD in Public Policy with specialization in natural resources law & policy and a Master of Public Administration from Clemson University. He has also obtained a Master of Laws (LLM) degree with specialization in Maritime Law from the University of Georgia in Athens, GA. Prior to graduate school, Kweku obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Ghana and has been called to the Ghana Bar. Kweku is also licensed as a Foreign Law Consultant in the State of Georgia.
Kweku has previously provided consultancy services to law firms in Ghana. He has also served as a Visiting Assistant Professor and an Assistant Professor at Clemson University in South Carolina and Mississippi State University, respectively. He is widely published in the leading journals of the world. In addition, his articles have been featured in Ghana’s influential building industry Magazine, Construction and Property. His latest book on Water Resources Law and Policy is due to be published by the end of the year.
Binditi has practiced in all levels of the court system in Ghana representing clients in a wide range of issues from corporate employment to corporate land/property disputes and from civil to criminal suits.
Binditi also has expertise in Oil and gas Law with interest in areas such as Contracting, Dispute Resolution, Environmental Regulations and Reparation and Compensation issues. Binditi is working on a comprehensive book that will authoritatively speak to major aspects of the oil and gas law and policy in Ghana.
Binditi is part of the team that is advising Produce Buying Company, a subsidiary of Ghana Cocoa Board (official regulator of cocoa beans production and pricing) to defend $1 billion in properties claimed by private co-operative organizations. He has also represented a major petroleum retailer in Ghana in respect of employment issues. Binditi is currently assisting with advising Ghana Railway Development Authority (GRDA) in respect of the management of thousands of acres of land they own around Ghana.
Prior to AB Lexmall & Associates, Binditi worked at Dery & Co and Oasis Law Consult where he handled a wide range of issues in both criminal and civil law.
Binditi has a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree from University of Ghana and a Master of Laws (LLM) degree with specialization in Oil and Gas Law from Robert Gordon University in Scotland. Binditi was called to the Ghana Bar in 2003..
Yaw Kyere Ampadu
Yaw joined AB Lexmall & Associates in 2015 and is already carving a niche for himself as an astute transactional lawyerYaw has been part of the team working on an M&A of two large pharmaceutical companies in Ghana.He was also part of the team that worked on providing legal support and opinion for a review of the legal department of the biggest universal bank in Ghana. Mr. Ampadu has provided secretarial services to companies and has advised companies on complying with the statutory requirements of the Registrar of Companies in Ghana. Yaw was educated at University of Ghana. He has a BA Degree in Political Science and LLB Degree. He is a member of the Ghana Bar and is licensed as a solicitor and barrister of the Supreme Court of Ghana.