Akosua Kyereme-Tuah joined our New Lawyers Group (NLG) in 2021. The NLG provides our newest lawyers with the opportunity to gain exposure to different practice areas and lawyering styles before making a commitment to a specific practice. Individuals in the NLG may focus on a particular area of practice, or compare practices, during their first year with Jones Day.
Prior to attending law school, Akosua worked as a software development engineer, an associate in management consulting, and a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
- Georgetown University (J.D. cum laude 2021; Managing Editor, Food and Drug Law Journal; Finalist, Beaudry Moot Court Competition); Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.B.A. 2008); Cornell University (M.Eng. in Electrical and Computer Engineering 2003); Knox College (B.A. in Computer Science cum laude 1999)
- District of Columbia and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- Served with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as a Primary Patent Examiner (2020-2021) and Patent Examiner (2016-2020)