Our Team - NanaAma Botchway

NanaAma Botchway 

NanaAma is the founder of n. dowuona & company. She is ranked as a leading lawyer in Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, and the International Financial Law Review. She has advised on numerous significant investments and divestments in Ghana and in other parts of Africa including the USD 200 million sale of Fan Milk International, the acquisition, development and divestment of the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel and Leapfrog Strategic African Investment’s USD 180 million investment in the Enterprise Insurance Group. NanaAma is a graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School Undergraduate Program, New York University’s Stern School of Business and Columbia University School of Law. 


Recent Publications   

Project Financing in Ghana, 2021

Private Equity in Law and Practice Ghana

Doing Business in Ghana

Corporate Governance in Ghana, 2021

Property and Construction in Ghana

Mining in Ghana


Recent Rankings and Awards 

Market Leader Ghana, M&A - IFLR 1000, 31st Edition 

Woman Leaders Ghana, IFLR 1000, 31st Edition

Leading Individual, Corporate Commercial and M&A - Legal500, 2021

Recommended in Infrastructure Projects and Energy - Legal500, 2021



NanaAma Botchway – Excellent leader, dynamic and prompt. NanaAma is committed to the delivery of world-class legal services in Ghana. She is on top of her game and ahead of the pack."  - The Legal 500 2020

"NanaAma Botchway - is a well-regarded lawyer in the corporate market. She offers extensive advice on M&A transactions, project finance and corporate restructuring. An interviewee noted that she has "great knowledge" of the corporate sector - CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2021

"Outstanding practitioner and comparable to the best in any legal market. A subject matter expert that is solutions focused."  -IFLR1000 2020