Furkan Güven Taştan graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Law. He completed his masters with the thesis entitled “Protection of Personal Data in Turkish Contract Law”. Now, he is a Ph.D. candidate in Turkey and a student of Tilburg University’s Law and Technology (LL.M.) programme with the support of Jean Monnet Scholarship Programme.
He had practiced and provided litigation for a short time as an admitted attorney in Ankara Bar Association. Now he is an academic stuff of Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Faculty of Law and works in the fields of civil law and IT law. His major areas of specialisation include law of contracts and data protection law. He is also an expert mediator registered in Ministry of Justice.