Christine is a barrister, currently employed by the Crown Prosecution Service, UK. Her work involves prosecuting criminal cases mainly in the magistrate’s court. Christine is very passionate about her work. She enjoys ﬁghting for the rights of victims and bringing to them some sort of justice.
Christine was called to the Bar in July 2016. She was awarded the St. Mary’s Chambers Prize for scoring the second highest mark in Family law. She was also awarded the Deans Excellence Award- a merit-based part scholarship to pursue the Bar course at Nottingham Law School (Nottingham Trent University).
She holds an LLB Law Degree and LLM International Law and International Relations from the University of Kent, Canterbury. She also holds a BSc Land Economy Degree from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana.
Christine is also interested in International work and aspires to pursue an International legal career in the Long term. As part of her love for International work, she was selected and funded by the Inner Temple to attend the Sir Geoffrey Nice Master Class on the Political Expediency of the International Criminal Courts (ICC)in Dubrovnik, Croatia (July 2018). This conference provided the opportunity to interact with judges and lawyers from the ICC, ex-presidents of states and other leading experts from around the world. In February 2018, she attended the United Nations Youth Assembly Conference in New York. As a UN observer, she contributed to the conversation about the sustainable development goals 2030 Agenda. She is a contributing writer to ‘Stateless in Asaam: Precursors to Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity’ (Common Good Foundation, July 15, 2018).
Christine is the founder of Because She Can (BSC)Network- a mentoring organisation aimed at inspiring young girls to aspire to greater heights.
During her leisure time, Christine gives back to the community by speaking at student society functions and events. Christine also loves to write poems and presents them to august gatherings. She loves to swim, read and spend time with family and friends.