Defne joined Ashton Ross Law as a Legal Associate and currently assists the corporate immigration department of the firm. She was promoted to the position of Trainee Solicitor within a few months.
Prior to joining the firm, Defne undertook various work placements in both International and UK based law firms. She has practical work experience of commercial, corporate, property and immigration law.
At the present time, Defne works closely with the Head of Corporate Immigration and assists primarily on ECAA and other business related immigration applications. She has developed a particular interest in corporate immigration and strategic planning. She also advises clients in relation to future business management to ensure successful applications. To date, Defne has been able to develop a strong success rate and has built immense client trust.
Defne holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree (L.L.B.) from the University of Kent and completed her Legal Practice Course (with commendation) at the University of Law in London Bloomsbury.
Defne speaks and writes fluently in English, German and Turkish.