Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU

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Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU

Managing Partner – Senior Lawyer

Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU was born in 1959, in Istanbul.


Having completed his primary education at Macka Primary School and his high school studies at Terakki Foundation Private Sisli Terakki High School, Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU pursued a part of his graduate studies in France. He studied French Philology at Besançon University, Faculty of Literature prior to his LLB studies at Strasbourg University, Faculty of Law. Later on, he completed his LLB studies at Istanbul University Faculty of Law and he graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Law in 1985.


Admitted to the Istanbul Bar under 14288 bar member number, Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU actively practices law at his own law firm, DAYIOGLU LAW FIRM & INTERNATIONAL ADR CENTER, of which he is the managing partner, since 1986.


He provides legal consulting services in French and in English.


In 2017, having completed his Mediation Certification Course in Labour Law, Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU became mediator admitted to the List of Mediators of the Mediation Department of the Turkish Minsitry of Justice, under 4120 mediator number. In the same year, he founded a Mediation Center. As General Accredited Mediator and Certified Employment-Law Mediator he provides efficient and speedy resolution to employment law disputes and business-related disputes.


Alongside his career, Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU engages in social activities. He is the founder and the Vice President of the Foundation Gulten Dayıoglu Children’s and Young Adult Literature. He happens to be founder and member of many associations and foundations such as Toothfriendly Association, Lions Aksaray, Sisli Police Services Development and Support Association, Yesilyurt Sports Club, Galatasaray Solidarity Foundation, Sisli Terakki Alumni Association, Istanbul University Alumni Association and Turkish Travellers Club. For two years he served as Board Member and Vice President of Sariyer Sports Club. In addition, since 1999, Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU is member of Galatasaray Sports Club. During presidential elections in 2018, he is nominated as Full Board Member Candidate in the group of the Presidential Candidate Ali Fatinoglu. In 2021, he is nominated as Full Board Member Candidate in the group of the Presidential Candidate Ibrahim Ozdemir.


Among his hobbies there are motor sports, diving, surfing, yachting and skiing. Cemal Sedat DAYIOGLU won the first prize in 1995 Erzurum Dedeman Alpine Competition, the first and second prize in 1976 and 1977 French Universities Giant Slalom, nineth prize in 1987 Bodrum World Surfing Championship.