Marietta Brew Appiah-Opong

Minister of Justice and Attorney General

Mrs. Marietta Brew Appiah – Opong was born in Tema. She had her primary education at Tema Parents’ Association School from whence she continued to the St. Roses Secondary School in Akwatia where she sat for the Ordinary Level Certificate and Advanced Level Certificate (A Levels).

Mrs. Appiah - Opong obtained her Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree from the University of Ghana, Legon and her Professional Certificate to practice Law from the Ghana School of Law, Makola. Not resting on her educational oars, Mrs. Appiah – Opong proceeded to the World famous Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in the Hague, Netherlands where she obtained her Post Graduate Degree. Mrs. Appiah – Opong has been a practicing Lawyer for twenty years where she made her reputation at the Bar as one of Ghana’s finest Lawyers from her days at Fugar and Co., to her being a Senior Partner at Lithur Brew & Co.

In her public life, she was a member of the Ghana @ 50 Commission of Enquiry and a Board Member of the Volta River Authority (VRA).

She is married with three (3) Children.