Two methods we’re supporting entry to authorized markets in Ghana and India

Ghana Bar Affiliation meets with high UK regulation corporations to advertise enterprise alternatives in London

We hosted a delegation from the Ghana Bar Affiliation on 14 June, led by President Yaw Achempong Bofo and Nationwide Secretary Kwaku Gyau Bafour.

A number of companions from UK regulation corporations with a powerful presence in Africa additionally participated within the spherical desk.

Our President I. Stephanie Boyce delivered the welcome tackle, reaffirming our dedication to supporting and selling the pursuits of members in Ghana and different necessary markets in Africa, together with Nigeria, Rwanda and Kenya.

The Ghana Bar Affiliation supplied commentary on how corporations in Ghana can place themselves in constructing productive partnerships with their UK counterparts.

The 2 sides explored how cooperative enterprise alternatives could possibly be created via nearer ties between the 2 jurisdictions.

Commerce relations between Ghana and the UK

Ghana is the UK’s fourth largest export market in sub-Saharan Africa, due largely to its wonderful relations with Europe and the US.

The 2021 UK-Ghana Commerce Partnership units a path in direction of even nearer financial ties between the 2 international locations.

In April, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with Ghana’s President Nana-Akufo Addo to debate the advantages of elevated cooperation, specializing in defence, safety and commerce.

The UK-Ghana Enterprise Council additionally convened in London to think about methods to deepen free commerce between the 2 international locations.

Signaling the success of this spherical of talks, the UK Authorities introduced its goal to extend UK-Ghana commerce to £1.4bn by 2024.

seize alternatives

With a view to seizing the vary of alternatives supplied by nearer financial ties, the delegates mentioned alternatives for engagement and explored methods to construct productive partnerships between corporations within the UK and Ghana.

Of specific curiosity was how African corporations might elevate their worldwide profile and create enterprise alternatives with UK corporations.

We help the Ghana Bar Affiliation in its efforts to extend cooperation with the UK authorized occupation via our work to symbolize and promote the pursuits of our members in Ghana and the broader area.

We’re happy to arrange this profitable Spherical Desk Convention on the Legislation Society on behalf of our members and the Ghana Bar Affiliation.

This was an necessary step in direction of strengthening our relationship with the Ghana Bar Affiliation and understanding its key priorities for collaboration with UK regulation corporations.

Hon’ble Chief Justice of India delivers highly effective lecture on Human Rights

On twenty fourth June, we hosted a Distinguished Lecture on Human Rights and Judicial Evaluation by Hon’ble Dr. Justice DY Chandrachud.

The occasion was organized in affiliation with India Enterprise Group, OP Jindal World College and College of Southampton.

Learn extra in regards to the lecture

We’re delighted to hitch colleagues and companions actively working within the UK-India authorized sector for lectures and lavish dinners.

UK-India commerce talks

Providing thanks, Stephanie highlighted the timing of the occasion, which coincided with the fourth spherical of talks of the UK-India Free Commerce Settlement (FTA).

“We hope the FTA will ship significant outcomes for the authorized providers occupation, as we stand able to share our experience to help discussions between our respective governments,” Stephanie shared.

He added: “These are thrilling occasions for UK-India commerce and funding relations, and we sit up for additional discussions, significantly within the authorized sector, via shut collaboration with the UK Ministry of Justice and the Division for Worldwide Commerce and the involved officers of India.”

We sit up for nearer cooperation with the authorized sector in India and additional strengthening of bilateral ties between our two jurisdictions.

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