Ini Iheonye holds a bachelor of laws (LLB (Hons)) from Madonna University, Nigeria and also a master of laws (LLM (Hons)) in applied human rights from Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom. She has practical experience in the fields of legal advisory, commercial and corporate transactions, legal research and general litigation. In addition, Ini collaborated in researching and providing recommendations on behalf of the Helena Kennedy Centre for International Justice, Sheffield, United Kingdom to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Her recommendations were all adopted by the committee. Ini was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2015 and is presently an attorney II at Commercial and Energy Law Practice (CANDELP).