“We are what we repeatedly do.
Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit”.
As the founder of the Firm, Sheila is a seasoned lawyer with over 18 years of extensive experience in the corporate & commercial, financial and power sectors. She is the team leader for the Firm’s Corporate & Commercial Team.
Sheila has successfully represented various local and international clients in negotiating, drafting and concluding contracts in the power sector (generation and distribution) in Ghana with the Ministry of Energy and the Electricity Company of Ghana.
Her long years of legal experience and representation on several boards within the power, pharmaceutical, natural resources, and real estate sectors, brings a unique commercial perspective to her corporate practice and representation of the Firm’s corporate clients.
She was a senior associate with Minka-Premo & Co responsible for the Firm’s Credit and Recoveries Department where she excelled in leading the team in many successful recoveries for financial institutions in particular.
Sheila is a member of the Ghana Bar Association Committee for Women and Minors’ Rights; her passion for charity work has led to her establishment of an NGO focused on child education and women upliftment known as the Helena Quist Memorial Foundation.
Samuel Quansah Ansah is a Group Partner of the Firm with over ten years’ experience in litigation having practiced in all levels of the Superior Courts of Ghana. Before joining the Firm, Samuel served as a senior associate at Zoe, Akyea & Co.
His tenacity and attention to detail have culminated in successful outcomes for cases that he has litigated. His areas of expertise include corporate & commercial dispute resolution, where he has represented corporate clients operating in various industries, including banking, manufacturing and energy. His litigation experience also covers areas such as Debt Recovery, Property Law, Intellectual Property, Tax & Securities, Maritime Law and Corporate Law.
Samuel holds a Master of Laws degree in International Business from the Osgoode Hall Law School of York University in Canada. He has a wealth of experience in corporate and commercial transactional disputes. He is the leader of the Firm’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution team.
Samuel is an ardent supporter of Arsenal Football Club. His interests include traveling, music and dancing.
Anne-Marie Abotchie is an Associate of the Firm. Through her previous experience working with the Office of the Attorney-General as well as with several prominent law firms in Ghana, she became well versed in legal drafting, corporate governance and company law practice. Anne-Marie has represented various clients both locally and internationally operating within the pharmaceutical, mining, and downstream petroleum services sectors in Ghana.
Anne-Marie heads the Firm’s Corporate Governance and Business Support Team and also has a wealth of experience in registering trademarks and other intellectual property rights.
Anne-Marie has a keen interest in technology and its application in the practice of law in Ghana.
Beatrice heads up our General Services and Regulatory Department, which is responsible for company secretarial services, licensing, permitting, land registration and securitization.
Before joining the Firm in 2012, she worked with Dehands Services Limited, where she excelled in the provision of company secretarial services, the key focus of that company.
She has over eight years of extensive experience in all company compliance-related and regulatory services. Beatrice is currently pursuing a Masters in Corporate Governance.