Yaa Sarpong

Yaa Sarpong

Location:
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Phone:
203-583-8634
877-645-2313
Fax:
203-368-3244
Email:

Yaa Sarpong joined Koskoff Koskoff & Bieder in 2016 as the firm's fourth Theodore I. Koskoff Trial Advocacy Fellow.  Yaa is a strong advocate for justice and human rights, and brings to Koskoff a desire to improve the lives of others. Prior to joining Koskoff, Yaa worked in the non-profit sector as a Program Coordinator for Reasoning Mind, promoting education reform. Following her tenure at Reasoning Mind, she was a Coro fellow in Public Affairs in St. Louis, MO, where she worked with nine different organizations in the region on various projects. While in law school, Yaa worked as a human rights intern in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  She also held internships with the Securities and Exchange Commission's New York Regional Office; for Judge Robert Patterson in the Southern District of New York; and for the Attorney General's Office in Brooklyn.

Yaa is a recent graduate of Columbia University Law School and holds a B.A. from Brown University in Africana Studies and Latin American Studies.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury

Education

  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D.
  • Brown University
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Honors