Smith and & Adelaide law was established in November 2015 with the focus of providing cutting edge legal solutions and to create a new identity for the legal profession in Ghana. Prior to the establishment of the firm, the founding Partner undertook a study of some of the most successful law firms in history, such as White & Case, Sherman & Sterling and Meyer Brown to ascertain the factors which have contributed to the longevity, success and growth of these firms. It started it operations from Unit 8, Avenue Lincoln, Ridge before moving to the Labone Coffee Shop Premises in Labone. In January 2017, the firm acquired a unit within the Octagon Building and has been operating from there since. The firm started with a staff strength of 2 persons and within 6 months of its operations, had seen the number increase to 10. The aim of the founding Partners, is to create a law firm which will outlive its founders and be the reference for sustained legal practice in Ghana and beyond.