Our Amazing Team

GEORGE AGYEMANG SARPONG

Managing Partner 

George Agyemang Sarpong

  • George Agyemang Sarpong is the Managing Partner of G. A Sarpong & Co., Legal Practitioners and Consultants, Accra. George is an alumnus of the Faculty of Law University of Ghana (LL. B, 1981); the Ghana School of Law (B.L, 1983); the University of British Columbia (LL.M International Law, 1984); and the University of London School of Oriental and African Studies (LL.M Environmental Law, Occasional Student, 1995). He has been the recipient of many awards, fellowships and visiting scholarships; including from the UN (Human Rights studies, Geneva and Strasbourg) and the Universities of British Columbia, Leiden, Nottingham, Queens (Belfast) and North-Western (United States).
  • Sarpong entered academia after a career in the Ghana Armed Forces. He trained at the Ghana Military Academy and the Combat Arms School CFB Gagetown, NB (Canada). He was commissioned into the Recce Regiment of the Ghana Armed Forces in 1973, and served in various capacities; including Squadron Leader, 3 Squadron, Recce Regiment a member of the Commission of Enquiry into the Organizational Structure of the Ghana Armed Forces (General Erskine Commission) in 1987-89; and an adjunct Lecturer in the Law of the Sea at the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College. He Honourably retired in the rank of Major in 1990.
  • George joined the Faculty of Law, University of Ghana in 1990. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 1996. He served for 16 years during which period he taught Public International Law, Law of Contract, Business and Environmental LawsHe also served on several boards and committees of the University. He was appointed an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law, KNUST in September, 2005 but was unable to take up the appointment on personal groundsHe retired voluntarily from the University of Ghana in August 2006.
  • George served as Director of the Ghana School of Law from 2009-2012 during which period the School witnessed an expansion through the creation of 2 additional Campuses at KNUST and Legon. He also acquired land for the GSL for the construction of the law village near UPSA.
  • He has published extensively in local and international journals on Public International and Environmental Laws, the law of Contract; and attended several training programmes and conferences in his areas of expertise.  Among his publications is a magnus opus: The Ghanaian Environmental Law: International and National Perspectives (Wildy & Sons Ltd, London, 2018). He has also been involved in several initiatives as legal consultant to the Government of Ghana, UN bodies and international agencies in the implementation of projects, programmes and policies on sustainable development.
  • George is a member of the Ghana Bar. He was a member of the African Union’s High-Level African Panel on Modern Biotechnology that provided a blueprint for Biotechnology in Africa. He is currently a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN); of the Board of the African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF); the Council of Directors, BJ Da Rocha Institute, the Daasebre Advisory Board (Kwahu) and the Board of the National Biosafety Authority. He chairs the Anti-Corruption Committee of the University of Ghana. He is married with 3 children.

Practice Areas

Oil & Gas, Corporate & Commercial, Investment & Litigation

Education

  • University of Ghana, (LLM, 2017)
  • Ghana School of Law, 2003
  • University of Ghana, Legon Bachelor of Laws (LLB),  2001 

BRIGHT OKYERE-ADJEKUM,ESQ​

Partner

DR. YAW NYAMPONG,ESQ

Associate 

Practice Areas

Air and Space, Environmental and Investment Law

Education

  • Doctor of Civil Laws (DCL)
  • Masters of Laws (LL.M) degree in Air and Space Law, McGill University
  • Ghana School of Law, 2000
  • University of Ghana, Legon Bachelor of Laws (LLB), 1998

Practice Areas

Real Estate Settlements, Civil and Commercial Litigation, Landlord and Tenant law

Education

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree in Finance, Magna Cum Laude, Southeastern University, Washington, D.C.
  •  Juris Doctor, University of the District of Columbia School of Law
  • Undergraduate degree in Business Administration and Finance, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

KWAKU D. OFORI, ESQ

International Associate 

MAAME OFEWAH SARPONG,ESQ

Associate 

Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial, Investment, Project Financing

Education

  • LLM Environmental Law (University of Dundee, Scotland 2014)
  • Ghana School of Law, 2013
  • University of Ghana, Legon Bachelor of Laws (LLB),  2011
  • University of Ghana, BA. (Geography &Political Science 2008)

GINA BATU ,ESQ

Associate 

Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial, Litigation

Education

  • Ghana School of Law, 2019
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Bachelor of Laws (LLB), 2017

Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial, Land, Investment, Environmental, & Litigation

Education

  • Ghana School of Law, 2015
  • University of Ghana, Legon Bachelor of Laws (LLB),  2011
  • University if Ghana, BA (Philosophy and Study of Religions) 2008

Francis Kwame Offin ,ESQ

Associate 

MRS REGINA GAWUGA

Administrative Manager

Education

  • Wisconsin University College – BSc Business Studies – 2009- 2012
  • Accra Polytechnic- Diploma in Business Studies (Accounting Option) 2003