ADDO AYISI, Gilbert (Class of 2015), Judge of the High Court, Judicial Service of Ghana High Court, P.O. Box AF 3119, Adenta, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 5411 36161 or (233) 2010 01019; Mob: (233) 5411 3616 1 or  (233) 5411 3616 

Emailgilbertayisiaddo [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Recognition of New Maritime Liens in Ghana: Expanding the Legal Frontiers

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Convention Relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Oil Pollution Casualties, 1969 and the Protocol to the International Convention Relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution by Substances other than Oil, 1973 into the Laws of Ghana


ADIGBO, Veronica Yayra (Class of 2012), State Counsel, P.O. Box AF 1201, Adenta, Accra, Ghana

Emailvadigbo [at] gmail [dot] com

DissertationThe Rights and Duties of a Coastal State in the Exclusive Economic Zone: The Ghanaian Perspective

Drafting ProjectAn Act to Incorporate the International Convention on Arrest of Ships, 1999 into the Laws of Ghana


ADJEI-FRIMPONG, Richard (Class of 2014), Judge of the High Court, Judicial Service of Ghana High Court (Commercial Division), P.O. Box GP 119, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 3026 6527 1; Mob: (233) 0243 3729 76

Emailrijif [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Safeguarding the Rights of the Seafarer in Case of Criminalization: The Role of the Coastal State’s Judiciary

Drafting Project: Ballast Water Control and Management Act


ADUTWUM, Nana Osei (Class of 2019), Associate Lawyer, Sam Okudzeto & Associates, 1st Floor, Total House, 25 Liberia Road, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 3026 6811 4; Mob: (233) 5430 9139 3 or (356) 7753 5741

Email: ostwum91 [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Development of a Maritime Security Framework in the Western Coast of Africa: A Critical Analysis of the Code of Conduct Concerning the Repression of Piracy, Armed Robbery against Ships, and Illicit Maritime Activity in West and Central Africa (Yaounde Code of Conduct)

Drafting Project: Ghana Shipping (Amendment) Act 2019: An Act to Amend the Ghana Shipping Act, 2003 to Incorporate the Provisions of the Protocol of 1996 to Amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976 (as amended) and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof


AKWEI-ARYEE, Naa Ayeley (Class of 2012), Commander, Assistant Director, Legal Services, Directorate of Legal Services, Burma Camp, Accra, Ghana

Mob: (233) 2443 8748 3

Email: ayeley007 [at] yahoo [dot] com

DissertationAn Analysis of the Legal Regime on Preparedness, Response and Cooperation in Relation to Pollution from Ghana’s Offshore Oil Activities

Drafting ProjectAn Act to Incorporate the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operation, 1990 (OPRC Convention) into the Laws of Ghana and to Establish the National Oil Preparedness, Response and Co-operation Authority


AMELEY, Daniel Kofi (Class of 1993), Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority, P.O. Box 150, Tema, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2332 6319

Email: dkameley [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Liability of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority as a Terminal Operator

Drafting Project: An Act for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1993


ASARE, Yaw Darko (Class of 1995), Senior Legal Officer, Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority, P.O. Box 150, Tema, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2332 6319

Dissertation: The Himalaya Clause and Third Party Liability under a Contract of Carriage of Goods by Sea in Ghana – an Appraisal

Drafting Project: Ghana Freeport Act 1995


BAFFOE, Solomon Kwaku (Class of 2014), Ghana (Deceased)

Dissertation: Sovereign Immunity and the Arrest of State-owned Ships: The Case of the Arrest of the Argentine Warship ARA Fragata Libertad in Ghana

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods Wholly or Partly by Sea into the Laws of Ghana


CHINERY-HESSE, Bernadette Esa (Class of 2004), Administrative Manager, Ghana News Agency, P.O. Box 8392, Community 7, Tema, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2166 3665; Fax: (233) 2220 7642

Emailesachinery [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Globalization and the Maritime Transport Industry: Prospects for West and Central African Countries (An Analysis of Efforts Aimed at Dismantling Barriers to Trade and What Prospects This Phenomenon Holds for West and Central African Countries)

Drafting Project: Control of Harming Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships Act, 2004


KAMAL-DEEN, Ali (Class of 2002), Consultant & Executive Director, Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa (CEMLAWS), P.O. Box 2457, Adenta, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2500 3986 42; Mob: (233) 2443 8048 4

Emailalikamaldeen [at] yahoo [dot] comor info [at] cemlasafrica [dot] com/">info [at] cemlawsafrica [dot] com or kamal [at] cemlawsafrica [dot] com

Dissertation: The Concept of Collective Ownership in Ship: a Policy Instrument for Maritime Transport

Drafting Project: Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Act, 200x with Regulations annexed incorporating Annexes I and II of Marpol 73/78


MBIAH, Emmanuel Kofi (Class of 1991), Dr., Chief Executive (Rtd.) the Ghana Shippers' Council, 5th Floor, Enterprise House, High Street, P.O. Box 1321, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2167 3843; Fax: (233) 2166 8768; Mob; (233) 2443 1268 4

Email: kmbiahami [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Implementation of the UN Convention on Multimodal Transport of Goods: Some Legal Issues from the Ghanaian Perspective

Drafting Project: Carriage of Goods by Water Law


MOGTARI, Joyce Adishetu Bawah (Class of 2010), Maritime Lawyer / Deputy Minister for Transport, P.O. Box 91, PMB Ministry Post Office, Ministries, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 0302 6856 37 or (233) 0302 6856 22

E-mailjmogartari [at] yahoo [dot] co [dot] uk

Dissertation: The Hamburg Vis-a-Vis the Rotterdam Rules: A Legal Analysis from a Ghanaian Perspective

Drafting Project: The Ghana Shipping (Removal of Wrecks) (Amendment) Act, 2010


NIMAKO, Joshua (Class of 2015), Lawyer, Manager Legal, Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority, P.O. Box 150, Tema, Ghana

Emailjnimako [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Pilotage Law in Ghana: A Legal Analysis of the MV/RHL Concordia Case

Drafting Project: Ghana Shipping (Accommodation, Recreational Facilities, Food and Catering) Regulations, 2015


NKRUMAH, Josephine (Class of 2001), Solicitor & Advocate of the Supreme Court, Kuenyehia & Co, Mark Cofie Eng Buildings, Graphic Road, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2122 0624 or (233) 2357 78; Fax: (233) 2122 4694

E-mailesumama1 [at] excite [dot] com

Dissertation: Global Fishing Practices: An Analysis of International Rules for the Adequate Management of Fishery Resources

Drafting Project: Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage Act 2001


NYADIA, Georgina Adia (Class of 2014), Principal Legal Officer and Acting Head of the Legal Department, Ghana Maritime Authority, P.O. Box PMB 34, Ministries Post Office, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 5097 3900 0; Fax: (233) 3026 7770 2; Mob: (233) 0244 2091 18

Emailadianyadia [at] yahoo [dot] com or cuttigin [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: An Analysis of the Existing Legal Regime on Offshore Oil and Gas Installations and Structures In the Light of Potential Maritime Safety Risks and Security Threats

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the Provisions of the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation, 2005 (2005 SUA Convention) and the Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf, 2005 (2005 SUA Protocol) into the Laws of Ghana


OPOKU, Sandra (Class of 2005), Legal Officer, Ghana Port and Harbours Authority, Headquarters, P.O. Box 150, Tema, Ghana

Tel: (233) 222 0263 59 ext. 2082; Fax: (233) 2220 2639

E-mailsnopoku [at] ghanaports [dot] net or poakwaa [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: The Changing Status of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority and Issues to be Considered in its Restructuring

Drafting Project: An Act to Codify Marine Insurance in Ghana


PREMPEH née AL-HASSAN, Azara (Class of 2000), Alternate/Deputy Permanent Representative of Ghana to the International Maritime Organization, 104 Highgate Hill, London N6 5HE, United Kingdom

Tel: (44) 2083 4275 27 or (44) 2083 4275 42 or (233) 2122 1532; Mob: (44) 7876 8660 45

E-mail: a2alhass [at] yahoo [dot] co [dot] uk or aazara [at] hotmail [dot] com or a2alhass [at] yahoo [dot] co [dot] uk or Azara [dot] Prempeh [at] ghc-uk [dot] org

Dissertation: The Protection of Archeological and Historical Objects Found at Sea (The Ghanaian Perspective)

Drafting Project: The Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 2000


QUAYE, Samuel Nii Ampin (Class of 2002), Director, Maritime Services, Ghana Maritime Authority, Accra, Ghana

Mob: (233) 2081 1090 5

Emailsamquaye [at] mailbox [dot] as or samquaye2001 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Shipowners’ Liability under Global Limitation Regimes: Analysis and Comparisons

Drafting Project: Bunker Oil Pollution Bill, 200x


WAHAB, Nabeela Naeema (Class of 2012), Senior State Attorney, Ministry of Justice and Attorney-General's Department of Ghana, P.O. Box 2327, Accra, Ghana

Tel: (233) 2448 3402 0

Email: nwahab2 [at] yahoo [dot] com or nwahab1 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Maritime Boundary Delimitation and Oil Discovery in Ghana: A Potential for Conflict between Ghana and its neighbor, Cote D’Ivoire

Drafting Project: The Merchant Shipping (Training, Certification, Manning and Watchkeeping) Regulations, 2012





BASHIRU-DINE, Abdul Haki (Class of 2017), Senior Freight and Logistics Officer, Ghana Shippers' Authority, P.O. Box 1321, Accra, Ghana

Mob: (233) 2440 3063 8 or (233) 2007 2922 2

Emailabdulhkib [at] yahoo [dot] com or bashiru [dot] dine [at] shippers [dot] org [dot] gh or info [at] shippers [dot] org [dot] gh

Research Project: An Assessment of the Impact of Cargo Dwell Time on Trade Facilitation at the Tema Port

Drafting Project: Safe Containers Act, 2017


DEH, Pamela (Class of 2019), Shipper Services and Trade Facilitation Officer, Ghana Shippers’ Authority, P.O. Box 1321, Accra, Ghana

Mob: (233) 5477 3438 6 or (356) 9912 4254

Email: padely2001 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Research Project: An Assessment of the International Legal Framework on Paperless Port System on Cargo Clearance for the Purpose of Trade Facilitation: A Ghanaian Perspective

Drafting Project: Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Collision at Sea) Regulations, 2019

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