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Ashley Nwonuma

Associate | anwonuma@smsm.com
Associate | Austin, TX
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Ashley Nwonuma is an associate attorney in the firm’s Austin office. Focusing her practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on insurance coverage, Ms. Nwonuma has extensive experience in negotiating, drafting and reviewing contracts, motions, discovery, mediations and depositions.

Prior to joining Segal McCambridge, Ms. Nwonuma worked as assistant general counsel for the Texas Water Development Board. She also served as an attorney for the Public Utility Commission of Texas, where she gained first and second chair experience in all stages of litigation.

She earned her J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law, where she was inducted into the Order of the Barristers, won several Best Brief Awards and was a finalist in several regional and national moot court competitions. Ms. Nwonuma was also a staff editor of the Texas International Law Journal. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history, philosophy and religious studies from The University of Texas at Austin.

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • Barbara Jordan Inn of Court
  • Junior League of Austin
  • Women's Symphony League of Austin
  • Texas Law Alumni Austin Steering Committee
  • Coach, Texas Law Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Team
  • Travis County Women Lawyers Association
  • Texas Law Alumni Mentor
  • Austin Black Lawyers Association

Education

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2016

The University of Texas at Austin, B.A., History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, 2011

Admissions

  • Texas