Yaa Dankwa became a full member of chambers following the successful completion of her pupillage in July 2020. The focus of her pupillage reflected the work undertaken by her supervisors. She therefore gained exposure to RTA personal injury & credit hire claims, infant approvals, Stage 3 hearings, flight delay, credit hire claims and all aspects of both family finance and children matters.
Yaa Dankwa is building a mixed common law practice, accepting instructions across a range of civil and family matters.
Yaa Dankwa is an experienced civil practitioner, having appeared successfully in several hearings whilst working at a national court advocacy service. She is highly adept in dealing with a wide range of civil and commercial cases, with an emphasis on the following:
Yaa Dankwa is passionate about helping her clients find the best possible solutions to their family related problems and will often ‘go the extra mile’ to achieve this. She is a personable and approachable individual, often commended for her ability to put lay clients at ease, and to instil absolute confidence and trust in those instructing her. She is particularly skilled in assisting nervous clients and litigants in person.
Yaa Dankwa is dual qualified and a member of the Ghana Bar Association.
Yaa Dankwa works in London and the South East but is willing to travel.
Fluent in all major Ghanaian dialects including Ga, and Twi (Asante, Akuapem and Fante)
Hobbies and other interests
In Yaa Dankwa’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, baking and trying out recipes.
“I just wanted to say thank you for this barristers ( Yaa Dankwa Ampadu - Sackeys) help. She was given a very short amount of time to prepare and represent me. With the short amount of time given she was able to achieve a positive result and successfully achieved what I needed. I'm extremely grateful for her efforts and will definitely consider her for any future legal proceedings. Very professional barrister. Thank you ”
C. B Lay Client