Gelaga King is a senior barrister specialising in cases requiring expert advocacy skills.
Gelaga has a varied practice and represents a diverse range of individual and corporate clients. He is often called upon to advise at an early stage of proceedings in respect of strategy and achieving best outcomes.
Gelaga has a reputation as a highly skilled, measured, forceful and persuasive advocate. As such he is regularly instructed to appear as a leading advocate both domestically and internationally.
Gelaga has successfully represented clients appearing before major tribunals including the Court of Appeal Criminal and Civil Divisions and The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA). He is an accredited civil and commercial mediator and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Gelaga was called to the Sierra Leonean Bar in 1988 and holds a practising certificate for that jurisdiction. He has extensive inks with Sierra Leone where he is consultant with BMT Law. He is a consultant to the Ghanaian law firm Lincoln Rose and has been made a lifetime honorary member of the Ghana Bar Association.
Gelaga is public access qualified and accepts direct instructions from professionals and others facing regulatory proceedings.
Gelaga is a contributor to Cpdcast and his latest podcast on Abuse of Process can be downloaded here.
Gelaga teaches advocacy both nationally and internationally.