Zena Rawaf

Senior Legal Consultant (Non-Solicitor)

Last updated on May 9th, 2022 at 11:30 am

Zena has over 15 years legal experience. She is currently working freelance for several clients within music, digital, film & art. Zena was also a songwriter writing for various artists in US & UK from 2016-2019 and is director of a boutique publishing company.

Practice areas

  • Media / Entertainment law, Music – all 360 aspects of recording & publishing including recording & publishing deals, joint venture agreements, production, digital and DSP agreements & related agreements. ie radio contracts, NDA’s & confidentiality
  • Branding & sponsorship agreements for all media /entertainment clients.
  • Copyrights matters esp in music including infringement issues / neighbouring rights / IP registration.
  • Film work – Production Option Agreements, directors / screenwriter / writer / shareholder agreements.


  • 2003 – 2004 College of Law, London (Legal Practice Course)
  • Electives: Commercial Law; Commercial Dispute Resolution/Commercial Litigation; Media & Entertainment Law; Business and Company Law and Tax Law.
  • 1999 – 2002 University of Southampton (LLB, Law) – 2:1
  • Third Year: Conflicts of Law; Carriage of Goods by Sea; Penal Policy; Youth Justice;
  • Second Year: Equity & Trusts; Healthcare Law; Tort and European Law;
  • First Year: Legal Method; Criminal; Constitutional Law; Contract and Property.
  • 1991 – 1998 Farnborough Hill School, Farnborough, Surrey
  • 3 A-levels: English Literature (A); Biology (B) and Chemistry (B).
  • 10 GCSEs grade B and above: including Mathematics; English; French and Music.


  • Music
  • Piano
  • Guitar
  • Literature
  • Skiing

Email: zena.rawaf@jonathanlea.net

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