Mr Yiğit Kaynar’s primary field of expertise is human rights law. He works as part of the criminal law practice group and has experience in handling criminal law matters with international elements.

As a registered trademark attorney, he handles trademark litigation as well as filings before the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office. Yiğit also advises clients on data privacy matters, including compliance with data privacy regulations.

Yiğit received his LLB (2009) and LLM in Human Rights Law (2010) from the University of Nottingham in the UK. Upon his return to Turkey, he successfully completed the Turkish law equivalency courses and joined the Firm after completing his mandatory intership.

Outside of law, Yiğit’s primary interest lies with music. As a child, he was classically trained in piano at the State Conservatory of Istanbul. He later turned his focus on the electric and acoustic guitar, which remain his passion.