She is licensed to practice as an attorney, both in WA and Turkey. She has LLM degree from University of Oregon and she is a University of Washington alumni. She earned an Excellence Award at University of Washington with her research paper on Facebook. After practicing as an attorney in Turkey, initially on contract, real estate and business law, later civil rights, environmental rights and immigration rights; she moved to US and found her family here. She has a lovely little daughter that she loves spending time and playing play-dough with!