Sayra Tekin

Sayra Tekin

United Kingdom, London, UK
General Counsel at News Media Association
Profession: General Counsel, Lawyer, In-House Counsel
Industry: Media, Law Practice, Dispute Resolution, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Advocacy

About:

Director of Legal for the News Media Association. Multi-specialist solicitor-advocate with particular experience leading high-value, complex disputes across jurisdictions. Exercises sound judgment in demanding situations to achieve productive outcomes. Commercially astute, proficient negotiator with strength of character. Strong research and drafting skills. Resilience resolving high-profile disputes in the face of public scrutiny. Proven track record for skilful advocacy.

Expertise:

AdvocacyLitigationMedia Law

Experience:

News Media Association

General Counsel at News Media Association

November 2020 - Present • London, United Kingdom

Director of Legal, Policy and Regulatory Affairs

BBC

Litigation Lawyer at BBC

3 years 2 mth • September 2017 - November 2020 • London, United Kingdom

Libel; Defamation; Editorial Policy; Commercial Litigation; Privacy.

Education:

Harvard Law School

LL.M.

University of Manchester

LL.B. First Class Honours

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