Jennifer Naa Karley Owusu (Mrs.) Board Member
areas of expertise
- Corporate and Commercial Law
- Public Administration
- Legal Research
- Law and Policy Development
- LL.B Ghana Law School
- Master’s Degree in Public Administration (MPA) from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
Mrs. Jennifer Owusu is a lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in legal practice. Jennifer has broad experience in corporate and commercial law, mining and energy, property and regulatory compliance. She is currently the Managing Consultant at Lexcel Consulting Ltd.
Jennifer obtained an LL.B Degree in 1993 from the University of Ghana where she was adjudged the best student in the final LL.B examination and was the proud recipient of two academic awards from the Ghana School of Law when she was called to the Ghana Bar in 1995. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration (MPA) from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) 2010.
Upon her call to the Bar, she joined the offices of Sey and Bossman where she garnered a wealth of experience in privatisation, regulation drafting and in the area of mining and energy, after which she worked with JEO Lawconsult, a legal consulting firm.
In 2010, Jennifer acted as Counsel/Researcher to the Constitution Review Commission (CRC) of Ghana, and worked with a team that successfully organised fifty- eight National Mini Consultations for the CRC.
In 2011, driven by her passion to promote research and to make a difference in the lives of the vulnerable, Jennifer founded the Centre for Legal Advocacy Research Education and Training (CLARiT) an NGO which promotes, among other things, cutting – edge research, awareness training and law and policy- development.
Jennifer is a member of the Ghana Bar Association, member of the International Bar Association and is also a member of the Board of JCS Investments Ltd.