International Honoree – Justice Julia Sarkodie-Mensah


International Honoree

Justice Julia Sarkodie-Mensah

Justice Julia Sarkodie-Mensah was called to the Bar in Botswana in 1974. She remained in private legal practice inBotswana for 32 years as a partner, and later senior partner, in one of the largest law firms in Botswana until she wasappointed a judge of the High Court of Botswana. Sarkodie-Mensah was honorary consul of Ghana in Botswana for 12 years until 2006 when she obtained employment from the British Council in Sierra Leone. As the first honorary consul, she established the Consulate, putting systems and processes in place. She handled bilateral and various diplomatic and consular issues, lectured on a part-time basis at the University of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland, and its Successor University of Botswana, both in history and law.

For the entire article and to see all the ONYX Magazine’s Women on the Move, purchase a copy of the March/April 2018 ONYX Magazine. Get your subscription today!