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Ayse Bingol

Media Legal Defence Initiative
Legal Officer
London, UK
Ayse Bingol Demir is a lawyer specialized in international human rights law and domestic law and procedures in Turkey. She is a graduate of Istanbul University Law Faculty and Queen Mary University of London where she obtained a Master of Laws in Human Rights Law. Ayse practiced in Istanbul between 2003 and 2017, and was particularly involved in cases concerning serious violations of fundamental rights and freedoms. Ayse also acted as a nonprofit consultant and country expert for several national and international civil society organisations. Ayse was awarded the 2016 CCBE Human Rights Award jointly with three other lawyers from Turkey. In 2017 she was appointed Visiting Research Fellow at Middlesex University.