Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah.

"The firm has extensive knowledge of the local regulations as well as knowledge of the requirements for infrastructure development compliance in Ghana." - Project Development, Infrastructure - IFLR1000, 2022


Infrastructure projects are crucial to Ghana’s economy and people. From transportation, railroads, energy projects and pipelines to water systems, there is an increasing demand for construction and infrastructure development to establish road networks, connect supply chains and move goods across borders, power businesses and meet housing demands.

Our market-leading team is well-known for providing advice on the life cycle of complex construction and large-scale infrastructure projects. Our clients benefit from our in-depth sector understanding and experience on working on many of the landmark transactions in Ghana over the past 30 years.

We advise on issues and transactions involving railways, roads and ports and harbours, building and construction, real estate, and aviation. Our expertise spans financing and refinancing, permits and regulations, acquisitions, and dispute resolution.

We have worked on high-profile construction and real estate transactions involving sales and purchases of large-scale commercial and residential buildings and industrial, commercial and residential real estate development projects. We also have significant expertise and experience in advising on local and cross-border road and railway projects.

Our team is well-positioned to provide practical solutions on matters involving port developments, marine-related facilities, and water transport systems and projects.

Key Matters

Accra Financial Centre: Due diligence on the USD18,000 commercial construction project.

Stanbic Heights: Due diligence on the USD33,000 commercial construction project.

Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund( Pullman Accra Airport City Hotel): Due Diligence and advisory services on the construction of the Pullman Accra Airport City Hotel and GIIF’s equity investment.

SU Tower: Development and term loan facility of USD28,500.000 for the construction of SU Tower in North Ridge.

Tema Roads Expansion: Legal advisers to the sponsor on the expansion of roads to the Tema Port.

Volta Lake Inland Water Transport System: Feasibility study for the development of the Volta Lake Inland Water Transport System on a PPP basis.

Atuabo Port: Development, financing, design, procurement, engineering, manufacture, construction, completion, commissioning, ownership, operation and maintenance of a free port and related facilities for the hydrocarbons industry in Ghana and the wider Gulf of Guinea region. 

Boankra Inland Port: Legal advisers on the Boankra Inland Port.