Zarina M. Fitzgerald

Higgs & Johnson - Bahamas




Highly regarded


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Banking and finance
Capital markets
Corporate and M&A

Zarina is a seasoned corporate and commercial lawyer with over 30 years of extensive experience in all aspects of commercial transactions, financial services regulation matters, vessel registration and securitisation matters and real estate transactions.

  • Acted in the refinancing of a project involving the design, construction and commissioning of a substantial public utility in excess of $250 million.
  • Acted in the sale of a substantial interest in a company which provides wireless communication products as well as advising on the restructuring of the group.
  • Involved in a due diligence project in connection with the proposed acquisition of a local power generating company and has advised in connection with the sale of a public utility.

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Financial restructuring
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • M&A

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Oil and gas
  • Shipping
  • Tech and telecoms

  • England & Wales, 1991

  • The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
  • Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA)


  • The London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London (LL.B.), London, England