Ms. Esine Okudzeto is a partner and heads one of Sam Okudzeto & Associates’ corporate/commercial law groups. Her focus is on Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Oil and Gas Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Labour Law, Intellectual Property and Arbitration.
Esine has performed due diligence for several international clients, advising these clients on mergers and acquisitions in Ghana. Esine played a leading role in a Fortune 500 company’s acquisition of Unilever Plc’s oil palm business in Ghana. Esine was also the lead transactional advisor for the creation of a joint venture Public-Private Partnership to set up a cargo hub, warehouse and handling service at Kotaka International Airport.
In the aforementioned transactions, Esine was instrumental in the negotiation and drafting of licensing agreements, the drafting of shareholders’ agreements, leases, company regulations and contracts, the registration of trademarks, and the registration of leases, as well as providing legal advice on tax and Labour issues.