Bennard Owusu

Senior Partner

Client care is our number one focus at BWF Solicitors. We understand the sensitive nature of all the matters we advise on and handle. Everything you say to us and our advice to you will be in total confidence.

Bennard Owusu is the Senior Partner/Principal of BWF Solicitors. Bennard qualified initially as a Barrister-At-Law in 1992 and continues to be member of Good Standing of the Ghana Bar Association. He converted to be a solicitor of England and Wales in 1999. He has over 26 years’ experience of practice in England having worked variously with Advice Centres and Law Firms since 1992. He is an active member of the Ghanaian Community with regular appearance on the radio and in the community talking about the law in practice.

Bennard is an Accredited Panel member of the Law Society Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation Scheme. The Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation Scheme covers all types of immigration and asylum law work. Members will have shown, to the satisfaction of the Law Society, that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in the area of immigration and asylum law, be that in private practice or working for an

organisation regulated by the Office for the Legal Services Commissioner. Further details can be found in the Law Society.

Bennard has assisted individuals and companies navigate their way successfully through the complex process of applying for work permits, family dependant visas, naturalisation/citizenship, and indefinite leave to remain/permanent residence. Bennard has advised or assisted individuals or organisations whether applying for a visa or a work permit for the first time or appealing a refused application. Bennard has exceptional skills, experience, insight and strategic solutions for all Immigration challenges.

Bennard is also an Accredited Panel member of the Law Society Family Law Panel. The Family Law Accreditation Scheme covers all types of family law work. Members will have shown, to the satisfaction of the Law Society, that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in the area of family law.

Further details can be found in Family Law Accreditation Scheme.

Bennard deals with all areas of family law including:

  • Divorce, judicial separation, civil partnership disputes;
  • Financial and property disputes between partners, following breakdown of a marriage;
  • Financial and property disputes between cohabitants;
  • Disputes over children, such as residence, contact, prohibited steps, specific issue orders;
  • Injunction orders and other protection for victims of domestic abuse;

Bennard is also a member of Resolution. Members are family lawyers committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes. Members follow a code of Practice that promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems. Bennard has acted as Ghanaian Law Expert in court cases up to the Court of Appeal of England and Wales and has advised lawyers, Local Authorities and the Office of The Official Solicitors on aspects of Ghanaian Law, especially, Customary Law, Usages and Practices, Marriages, Divorces, placement of Children and Reciprocal Agreements etc.

He is  an Accredited Specialist in Immigration & Nationality Law

Eunice Acheampong

Partner

Enthusiastic and valuable member of the BWF Solicitor’s team. Having completed College of Law.

Richard Nkrumah Boadu

Partner

Richard (LPC, LLB, LLM & BSc Housing) is also proficient at Social Work Practice and Welfare Benefits having worked in a number of Local Authorities in England.

Patrick Worae

Trainee Solicitor

Patrick Worae is a Trainee Solicitor and holds an  LLB(Hons) and LLM.
He also has extensive experience in Radio Broadcast Journalism and a well known Public  Speaker in the community.

Adjoa Akyaa Boateng-Kusi

Case Worker

Adjoa is a Case Worker having completed her Graduate Diploma in Law at the University of Law, England. She has a degree in Business Studies and Human Resources Management from Middles University.
She also has experience in Broadcast Journalism having worked at the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Beatrice Adutwum

Client Services Personnel

Beatrice is a Graduate of international Politics, Law and economics from Middlesex University.

Mckenzie Atsutse

Case Worker

Mckenzie Atsutse holds LLB from the University of London and Masters degree from University of Cambridge.

He is also Graduate Member of Chartered Institute of Legal Executives, training to become a Legal Executive.

Charles Asmah

Case Worker

Charles Asmah holds B.Ed, QTLS, TAQA, LLB, MBA, LPC and LLM qualifications.
He is a qualified teacher with vast experience in teaching and learning with knowledge and experience in Finance and Business Management practice.

As a Law student, Charles received a Sweet & Maxwell award for Outstanding Performance in Constitutional Law and a Hogan Lovells Prize for best Law student.

Cynthia Brown

Practice Manager

Cynthia Brown is an Associated Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and currently training to become a Chartered Legal Executive.

Theophilus Forson

Accountant

Theo undertakes all aspects of the financial function within the firm, pay roll, payables, receivables, credit control, monthly.

Angie Nana Owusu

Secretary

Angie is a cherished senior member of the Admin and Secretarial Team with over 25 years of experience.

Addai Sarfo Ntiamoah

Archiving & IT

Addai Sarfo Ntiamoah holds a
MSc Computer Networking and Cyber Security & BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology  from London Metropolitan University.

Diana Assuman

Front Office

Diana Assuman manages the Front Office.
She holds MPhil. in Migration Studies from the University of Ghana, Legon.
She has many years of working on migration matters.