Çağıl Erkay studied Chemical Engineering at Ankara University and thereafter she completed her master’s degree in the same department. Before joining to İstanbul Patent, Çağıl gained 10 years of experience as a Patent Specialist, working both in a consulting firm and a pharmaceutical company.
She is currently working as a Turkish patent attorney in many areas including particularly polymer chemistry, pharmaceuticals and nanotechnology. She is actively involved in prior art searches, drafting and prosecution of patent applications.
She already passed the pre-exam of European Qualifying Examination (EQE) conducted by European Patent Office and is currently preparing for the main examinations.
She speaks fluent English and French.