Akosua Achiaa Akobour Debrah is an associate at n dowuona & company. Her areas of focus are corporate and commercial, banking and finance and dispute resolution. Achiaa routinely advises corporate clients on various matters involving corporate law and governance, commercial law, property law, tax and regulatory compliance. Her recent work with the firm includes advising on the structuring of an asset purchase acquisition of a multinational manufacturing and distribution chain and advising an international consortium of contractors on the structuring of an investment vehicle for tendering for certain public infrastructure works in Ghana. She has also recently advised on the sale of significant stakes in companies listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange and advised on the implementation of security arrangements between a local energy company and its clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Achiaa practised with Ghartey & Ghartey as a trainee solicitor with the private client and dispute resolution teams. Her training experience involved advising on commercial and real estate contracts, intellectual property rights, corporate insolvency and debt restructuring and regulatory compliance.
Achiaa obtained her LLB from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and also holds an LLM (with distinction) in international corporate governance and financial regulation from the University of Warwick. She is admitted to practise law in Ghana.