is a senior associate. She mainly focuses on general corporate and commercial matters, intellectual property and regulatory issues regarding various fields including life sciences, healthcare, private hospitals, food and entertainment. She has been advising several local and international clients active in the pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical trials and food areas with respect to life science and health-care regulations, intellectual property protection and corporate matters. Ms. Gürel has conducted several legal due diligence and anti-corruption or regulatory investigation work. She is a qualified patent and trademark attorney before the Turkish Patent Institute. She holds an undergraduate degree in law from Bilkent University and an LLM degree from Queen Mary University of London.