PROFESSIONAL WORK, SPECIALISATION AND EXPERIENCE
Acting both as Solicitors and Barristers, Fugar & Co is committed to maintaining a high standard of professionalism by addressing the needs of its clientele, which include multinational and local corporations of all sizes, industries, financial institutions, trusts, estates, public utilities, enterprises, families and high net worth individuals.
Great emphasis is therefore placed on the training and development of all lawyers in both current legal and business issues with the result that the Firm’s lawyers have experience in every context of legal and business issues while they adapt to new ideas, techniques and processes.
The Firm maintains a consistent policy of being responsive to its clients’ needs and in this regard, develops and implements creative solutions to a wide range of legal and business problems. It comes as no surprise therefore that the Firm’s lawyers have acquired the reputation for being incredibly practical lawyers who get deals done diligently and efficiently.
Fugar & Company also maintains relationships with some of the leading law firms in the major legal centres around the world and has on numerous occasions worked with them on cross border transactions involving Ghanaian law issues. Some of these firms include Herbert Smith, Norton Rose, Hale & Dorr, Baker & McKenzie, CMS Cameron McKenna, Slaughter & May, Simmonds & Simmonds, White & Case, Allen & Overy, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt, Macleod Dixon, Clifford Chance, Cleary Gottleib Steen & Hamilton and many others.
The firm also maintains very strong relationships with law firms in Africa offering their services to international clients. Notable among such relationships are Africa Legal a division of Deneys Reitz of South Africa and Anjarwalla & Khanna in Kenya a member of ALN (Africa Legal Network) Through combined knowledge and expertise, the Firm provides high quality professional services in the representation of clients in a wide variety of legal and corporate matters. The practice areas of the Firm may be categorized as follows:
- Corporate Finance & Securities
- Foreign Direct Investment & Privatisation
- Project Finance
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Company & Commercial Law
- Banking & Finance
- Energy & Natural Resources
- Intellectual Property
- Dispute Resolution
- Labour & Industrial Relations
- Environmental Law
- Admiralty & Maritime
- Property Law & Conveyance
- Administration of Estates & Probate