Phone: +232 -78-644-925
16 Adelaide Street, Freetown
Sierra Leone, West Africa
Mr. Sorie is a Barrister & Solicitor and a Partner at Sorie & Bangura with 20 years post qualification experience. He is also an Attorney in the States of New York and Virginia in the United States. He is a skilled litigator and consummate solicitor who possesses a sharp intellect and is solution driven. Mr. Sorie is a results oriented professional, a performer who gets the job done while maintaining the highest ethical standard. He handles commercial and corporate matters including but not limited to incorporating companies, joint ventures, acquisitions, mergers, share transfers, liquidations, winding up and closeouts. His experience also covers a wide range of legal issues which include litigation, procurement, conveyancing and real estate, mines and minerals law, family law, succession law including obtaining letters of administration and probate, and labour/employment law. He has had prior experience drafting legislation relating to energy, arbitration and agriculture and also has significant experience advising on contracts of employment, usually dealing with issues of termination, dismissals, benefits and redundancies.More about Mr. Sorie
He holds two masters degrees from the George Washington University in International & Comparative Law (2003), as well as in Litigation & Dispute Resolution (2005).
He obtained a Bachelor of Laws LL.B. (Hons.) degree from the University of Sierra Leone.
In June 2014 he was elected President of the Sierra Leone Bar Association, the oldest Bar Association in Sub-Saharan Africa and served as President for two terms.
He is currently a member of the General Legal Council, the statutory body that regulates the legal profession in Sierra Leone.