DR. ÖZGE BENGÜSU
Özge, as a local Turkish Cypriot, has graduated from Eastern Mediterranean University in 2004 and obtained her LL.B. After her graduation, she has completed her internship in Lefkoşa with a prominent lawyer and called to Lefkoşa Bar after passing all the exams.
She then completed her master in law programme in Utrecht University in the Netherlands and obtained her LL.M degree in International and European Human Rights Law. She then worked as an intern in the Unrepresented Nations’ and Peoples’ Organisation in the Hague before she turned back to her home country Cyprus. She started to work in Lefkoşa as an advocate as soon as she came back to North Cyprus and then she started to do her Ph.D as a part-time at the University of Hull, UK.
She established BH LEX Law and Consultancy Bureau in 2008, together with Terry J. Hamilton in Kyrenia. Özge Bengüsu has been awarded a Doctorate Degree in 2011 from the University of Luxembourg and became a Doctor of Law. Her Ph.D research is on the “Principle of Equality of Arms”. Dr Özge Bengüsu is now mainly concentrating on Corporate Law, Property Law (Conveyancing), Civil Litigation and Contract Law additional to Online-Offline Gambling, e-commerce and investment law. Dr Özge Bengüsu has been part time lecturing in a Law Faculty since she obtained her Ph.D degree. BH LEX Law and Consultancy Bureau is being managed by Dr Özge Bengüsu.