Emefa obtained a BL from The Gambia Law School and was called to the Gambian Bar, February 2021. She also obtained a Bachelor of Laws Degree (Hons) from Wisconsin International University College, Ghana and a high honors Criminal Justice degree from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey where she was also a recipient of the prestigious James Dickson Carr Scholarship for talented students.
Emefa is a paralegal at the firm and a part of the compliance, corporate governance and risk management team.
She has over 15 years’ working experience in legal, debt recovery, human resources, company secretarial and compliance fields.
Before relocating to Ghana in 2012, Emefa was one of the lead advisors assisting lawyers at a foreclosure firm in New Jersey with training and foreclosure debt recovery for a couple of banks which included JP Morgan Chase Bank, Bank of America, Citi Bank and Wells Fargo. She assisted lawyers in advising the Banks on best mortgage lending strategies and debt recovery in accordance with State of New Jersey regulations.
She also oversaw a team of foreclosure specialist and was a part of the training team, where she drafted and implemented training manuals and provided guidance to recovery specialists.
Having a passion to nurture young people, Emefa has been engaged in many efforts to help young people struggling with varied addicts, abuse, delinquency and poverty. She was part of a team which establishment over 10 youth outreach centers and trained many volunteers to oversee youth programs.