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 has at this early stage in her career been recognised as a “Recommended Lawyer” by The Legal 500, 2022.
She is a member of the Resolution Parenting After Parting Committee, a member of YRes, the Child Abduction Lawyers Association (CALA) and of the Westminster & Holborn Law Society. 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.
Aysel Akhundova was named as a "Recommended Lawyer".
Legal 500 2022