- Samuel Pinaman Adomako has been adjudged the Overall Best Graduating Student for the 2021 batch of legal brains who graduated from the Ghana School of Law
- He clinched the coveted John Mensah Sarbah Award for the achievement
- Adomako also won the Best Student in Law Practice Management and Legal Accounting
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Samuel Pinaman Adomako has emerged as the Overall Best Graduating Student for the 2021 batch of students who graduated from the Ghana School of Law, winning the coveted John Mensah Sarbah Award.
The Prempeh College alumnus earned his first degree from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana, where he triumphed as the Overall Best Graduating Student and Best Male Student of the 2019 Faculty of Law class.
In addition to his recent accolades at the Ghana School of Law, he clinched the Best Student in Law Practice Management and Legal Accounting.
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Adomako told the host of Good Evening Ghana, Paul Adom Otchere, that he learnt about the achievement on the morning of the ceremony during their call to the Bar at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC).
He disclosed that he was a bit overwhelmed when he first received the news about the feat.
''For the first few minutes, I could not express myself very well because I was not expecting that; I was very surprised.
''There was this pressure; I was a bit tensed, so it took a while before I settled in and finally got myself to accept it,'' he said.
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Despite the initial adrenaline rush through his veins, he walked down the stage to pick his prize.
Adomako disclosed that he's in talks with some prestigious law firms and plans to settle with one, where he'll begin his young career as a lawyer.
Watch the interview below:
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Meanwhile, a 22-year-old lady, Ama Aboagye Da Costa, has become one of the youngest lawyers in Ghana after graduating from the Ghana School of Law and getting called to the bar at her age.
Popular blogger, Edward Asare, on his LinkedIn handle indicated that the brilliant young lady was born on April 17, 1999.
At just 16, she was admitted to study law at the University of Ghana in 2015 and went on to graduate with flying colours in the year 2019.
Source: Yen Newspaper