Aysel is the recipient of the Westminster & Holborn Law Society's Newly Qualified Rising Star Award 2020. She trained at Dawson Cornwell and qualified as a solicitor in 2020.
She is one of the educational events representatives of the Junior Lawyers Division of the Westminster & Holborn Law Society, a member of the Resolution Parenting After Parting Committee, of YRes and of the Child Abduction Lawyers Association (CALA). Additionally she mentors law students with the University of Law and the London Young Lawyers Group (“LYLG”).
Aysel has an Upper Second degree in law from the University of Bristol, where she studied Advanced Family Law and International Child Law as her final year modules. She achieved a Distinction in her Legal Practice Course from the University of Law, which she obtained in conjunction with an MSc in Law, Business and Management. During her time at the University of Law, Aysel volunteered with the National Centre for Domestic Violence.
Aysel is fluent in Azeri and Russian. She also speaks Turkish and has a basic understanding of French and German.