Meet Chiyedza

Chiyedza Zunzanyika

Chiyedza Zunzanyika

Legal Analyst

Chiyedza Zunzanyika is a Legal Analyst on our US team. Originally from Zimbabwe, she graduated from the University of Bristol with a First-Class Honours degree in Law where she specialised in feminist, decolonial and anti-racism law, with a final year thesis focused on women’s rights in Southern-Africa. During her time at university, she was a leading committee member for the Pro-Bono Law Society, The Forever African Conference and the Unity & Diversity in Law Club. She also worked with the Bristol Museum & Arts Gallery to co-produce an exhibition on the colonial heritage of various artefacts.

Chiyedza has previously interned in both commercial and civil rights law firms. She worked with human rights lawyer Clive Stafford Smith at the UK charity 3DC, where she assisted on cases involving the wrongful conviction of prisoners and contributed to successful appeals at the Supreme Court.

In her free time, Chiyedza runs her own blog, writes poetry, volunteers and enjoys spending time with friends, family and her dogs. 

Foreign language(s)

  • Shona