Expertise

Korieh is a Consultant with the Africa Business Group, based in Accra, and works across West Africa with the firm's clients in the region. He trained in England as a barrister and specialised in media and intellectual property law for over a decade, before more recently broadening his practise and developing wider expertise through his work in the West African market.

Korieh has advised on significant infrastructure projects, as well as on international reputation protection, crisis management, multi-jurisdictional regulatory and litigation issues. He spent several months working in house with Guinness Nigeria Plc (a Diageo subsidiary) and has built up formidable experience of working in West African jurisdictions. Korieh is currently undertaking the Ghanaian Bar with a view to becoming dual (English and Ghanaian) qualified.

Korieh has been consistently recognised by the legal directories as a leader in the field of media law, and is described as "highly intelligent and tactically smart" in the 2013 Legal 500.

Publications: 'Defamation, Law Procedure and Practice, Sweet and Maxwell co-author 3rd and 4th editions 2004, 2010; Clerk & Lindsell on Torts, Editor 19th and 20th Editions, 2007, 2011, and Entertainment Litigation, Oxford University Press 2011.

Professional memberships
  • Lincolns Inn
  • Ghana Oil Club
Education
  • Dulwich College
  • Royal Holloway University of London (BA Hons English Literature)
  • CPE, College of Law, London
  • BVC, Inns of Court School of Law
  • Qualified in 2000
Languages
  • French (basic)
  • Akan (Ghanaian, basic)