Sezgi was a Legal Fellow, based in the Boston office. In this role, Sezgi was responsible for assisting in-house legal staff in all matters, including drafting and negotiating contracts, researching employment law matters, assisting in the provision of advice to internal clients, and providing general support to the Legal Department in areas of law as needed. She also worked on compliance-related tasks regarding the development and maintenance of, and training on, organizational policies and procedures.
Prior to joining Accion, Sezgi worked as a legal researcher at Boston University School of Law. She has worked at GSG Attorneys at Law (as part of PWC’s Global Network) in Istanbul as a Senior Attorney. Sezgi holds a Master’s of Laws in Banking & Financial Law Program from the Boston University School of Law, and a Bachelor of Laws from the Istanbul University School of Law. Additionally, she is a native Turkish speaker and fluent in English as well.