Elif BAYRAKTAR graduated as an honour student from Bilkent University, and started working as an intern lawyer in ONGUR&PARTNERS International Law Firm. In 2014, she completed an internship program conducted by the Ministry of European Union Affairs. She has also been working as a professional dancer in Fire of Anatolia Dance Company since 2014, which is regarded as one of the world’s best dance groups. Ms. Bayraktar plans to enhance her knowledge and experience in international law and arbitration law through further studies. Currently, she is a trainee lawyer at the Ankara Bar Association. She prepares legal documents, and correspondence using various software programs. She reports on timely and efficient preparation of cases directly to the attorneys- from the discovery to trial phase with broad range of responsibilities. In addition, she prepares summaries on case histories, and maintains computer databases to organize and store legal information.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: English (fluent) / Turkish (native)
İ.D. BİLKENT UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF LAW, LL.B.
2011 September - 2016 June Bachelor’s Degree in Law İ.D. Bilkent University Faculty of Law, Ankara/TURKEY CGPA: 3.12 / 4.00
2007 September - 2011 July Gazi Anatolian High School Ankara/TURKEY
SELECTED TRAINING ACTIVITIES
Summer Internship, Ministry for European Union Affairs 2014
German Language Course-Goethe Institute 2013
İ.D. Bilkent University Civic Involvement Projects Participation Certificate 2012
FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup, Volunteer, 2014
İ.D. Bilkent University Model United Nations Society, 2012
Member of the Project Team, School Partnership Projects, COMENIUS, 2009
SELECTED AWARDS& SCHOLARSHIPS
İ.D. Bilkent University, Scholarship for bachelor degree, %50 scholarship by OSYM placement throughout the undergraduate study (for being in 866th place among approximately 2 million candidates in the National Undergraduate Placement Exam, 2011)
İ.D. Bilkent University, Certificate of High Honour 2012, 2013
İ.D. Bilkent University, Certificate of Honour 2016