Derin has worked on a range of litigation matters. She has experience in project management, researching and writing memoranda, drafting briefs for arbitration matters, and pre-trial preparations. A perceptive and meticulous attorney, Derin is a team player who is passionate about serving her clients’ needs. 

  • Credentials

    Education

    • University of California - Berkeley - School of Law, J.D., 2017
      California Law Review, Senior Supervising Editor
      Berkeley Journal of Criminal Law, Associate Editor
      Berkeley Law First-Year Skills Program, Student Director
      Berkeley Law Mock Trial Team, Director
      Berkeley Law Best Trial Advocate Award
      CourtCall Law School Award for Excellent Advocacy
      Best Oral Advocate Award in Written and Oral Advocacy
      Outstanding Attorney Award, Bales Mock Trial Competition
    • University of Texas at Austin, B.A., 2012, cum laude ampla et magna
      Texas Exes President’s Leadership Award
      Dean’s Dozen
      Phi Kappa Phi
      Phi Beta Kappa
    • Wadham College, University of Oxford, 2011

    Bar Admissions

    • California

            Languages Spoken & Fluency

            • Turkish, Fluent
            • Spanish, Conversant
          • Insights

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            Blog Post

            Managing Product Recalls: What to Do After a Recall

            Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog

            Blog Post

            Managing Product Recalls: What to Do During a Recall

            Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog

            Blog Post

            Managing Product Recalls: What to Do Before a Recall

            Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog

            Blog Post

            Let’s Talc About Baby Powder

            Schiff Hardin Product Liability & Mass Torts Blog

          • Citizenship

            Pro Bono Activities

            • Teach for America, 2012