Mrs Nehizena Ibhawoh
Partner  ::  nehizena@austen-peters.com

‘Zena obtained her law degree from the University of Benin, and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2002. Thereafter, she has been in unbroken legal practice. 
She has advised with corporate clients in different sectors of the Nigerian economy. She specialises in capital market transactions, banking, regulatory compliance, contract negotiations, deal structuring, pensions and general corporate and commercial law. She possesses vast experience in community relations and government relations.

She is a member of the International Bar Association and the Nigerian Bar Association. She is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) and was the Financial Secretary of the Capital Markets Solicitors’ Association (CMSA), Nigeria.