Our team of lawyers with hands on knowledge and expertise in this area are strategically placed to proffer full scale service on all legal aspects related to the oil and gas industry including Local Content Regulations, petroleum licensing and agreements and joint venture agreement negotiation and completion.
We help both private and public oil and gas companies in Ghana and other multi-national companies to fashion out the most pragmatic and innovative solution to their legal, regulatory and structural challenges in this complex area to meet the demands of Ghana’s Local Content Regulations and industry laws.
We advise on all aspects of joint venture arrangements, including the structuring and establishment of joint venture vehicles and the preparation of documentation, as well as securing the necessary regulatory approvals. Clients particularly value our ability to work collaboratively with other law firms, or take the lead role on transactions when required.
Our regulatory and compliance specialists focus on ensuring our clients have access to the regulatory knowledge and insight they need to operate smoothly and effectively in Ghana. We focus on providing advice that is tailored to your objectives and cuts through complexity, with the minimum of jargon. Our clients rely on us to advise them on the full range of regulatory and compliance issues, both contentious and non-contentious.
Our specialists deal with industry regulators and institutions on daily basis in Ghana including Petroleum Commission (PC), National Petroleum Authority (NPA) and Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC).
Our Oil & Gas practice has advised Private and Public Oil Companies, Government Institutions and lenders on a broad range of matters including the following:
- Joint Venture Agreement (JVA)
- Joint Operating Agreements (JOA)
- Petroleum Agreement
- Regulatory and Compliance Issues
- Local Content Issues
- Gas Transportation Agreement
- Gas Sale Agreements
- Gas Supply Agreements
- Production Sharing Agreements
- Concession Agreements
- Building and Financing of Pipelines
- Joint Ownerships
- Work Permit for Expatriates in Petroleum Upstream Industry