The Law Offices of Kwame Agati was founded in 2000 by Kwame Agati and is a principal provider of specialized legal services to meet the needs of the corporate, financial and ICT sectors and individuals in Ghana. The firm provides premier quality service with utmost integrity and responsiveness, working to the following standards:
Confidentiality and Privacy: We offer all our clients the highest level of confidentiality, privacy and discretion in dealing with their corporate or personal matters.
Value: We offer our clients expeditious and cost-effective value for monetary services.
Quality and Excellence: We offer our clients consistent high quality professional services and are committed to excellence in all we do.
Integrity: We act at all times with honesty, integrity within legislative and regulatory requirements and decline to act if a possibility of conflict of interest arises.
The firm actively pursues a client care policy, recognizing the vital importance of our clients to our success as a premier law practice. We acknowledge the critical element of our role and our services to our clientsâ€™ well-being and satisfaction. Every effort is employed by all members of our practice to achieve these standards.
Principal Contact: Kwame Agati
LLB (Ghana) LLM (Lond) ACIS, ACIB,
Corporate, Banking,Telecoms, ICT Law
He was called to the English Bar in 1992 at the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
He is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana, an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
Acted as a member of a five member team of experts which drafted and made presentations at stakeholdersâ€™ validation meetings of Telecommunications and ICT related legislation for Ghana
Acted as a member of the Ghana National ICT Policy and Plan Development Committee
Engaged as a Consultant and was part of a team appointed by the Ministry of Communications
Acted as legal adviser to the Initial Public Offer (IPO) of shares in Golden Web Limited on the Ghana Stock Exchange
Acted as legal adviser to ZTE Corporation of China and Hong Kong
Acted as Legal Adviser to ZTE Ghana Limited
Advised New Times Corporation on its conversion to a limited liability company under the Statutory Corporations (Conversion to Companies), 1993, (Act 461)
Acted as Local legal expert and worked in conjunction with a team of international experts developed Draft Guidelines on Access and Benefit Sharing of Plant Genetic Resources for the Ministry of Lands, Forestry and Mines as part of the Northern Ghana Biodiversity Conservation Project funded by the World Bank
Currently acting for Bharti Airtel Ghana (formerly Zain Communications (Ghana) Limited) a telecommunications company on a range of matters
- Aegean Bunkering (Ghana) Limited - provides technical and logistics support to the bunkering operations in Ghana of its parent company Aegean Marine Petroleum
S.A. which is one of the world leading marine fuel and logistics company and part of Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. - Amicus Onlus Ghana â€“ local subsidiary of the international Italian non-governmental organization. - Amend - New York and Ghana based non-profit organisation - American Tank and Vessel Ltd
is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Tank & Vessel Inc. a U.S corporation whose worldwide operations deliver unsurpassed performance in the engineering
fabrication and erection of steel tanks and vessels. -Avalon Petroleum Limited
a Ghanaian based oil trading company. - Barloworld Logistics (Ghana) Limited â€“ a wholly owned subsidiary of the Barloworld Group
a global market leader in the provision of integrated solutions in distribution
product support to customers worldwide with over 19
000 employees in 26 countries. - Covex S.A. â€“ European manufacturer of pharmaceuticals
nutraceuticals. - Egypro (Ghana) Limited â€“ a wholly owned subsidiary of the Egypro Group
a multinational corporation which specializes in the construction of telecommunications infrastructure for telecom operators in over 20 countries. - Fidelity Bank Limited
a Ghana based bank. - Ghana Internet Services Providers Association â€“ a professional non-profit trade association which represents the interests of local ISPs. - International Commercial Bank Ltd â€“ a local bank. - Internet Research â€“ a private research enterprise which provides research
Market Analysis and IT Advisory services. -Ministry of Communications
Accra - New Times Corporation â€“ Publisher of the Ghanaian Times and Weekly Spectator newspaper since 1971. - WCA Family Network Limited Ghana a branch office of the WCA Family of Logistic Networks
the first ever worldwide non-exclusive network that was neutrally managed and operates to truly benefit its members who are freight forwarders. - Robert Burch Communications - Quebec
Canada - Tema Oil Refinery Ltd â€“ the only refinery in Ghana and is 100% owned by the Government of Ghana. - Bharti Airtel (formerly Zain Communications Ghana Limited) - a leading telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa with as of August 2010 188 million customers across its operations. - ZTE (Ghana) Ltd â€“ a wholly owned subsidiary of ZTE Corporation a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions