Filiz was born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey. She graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in English and History. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Miami School of law, graduating magna cum laude. During law school, Filiz worked as a law clerk, focusing on complex commercial litigation and transactional work. She was awarded multiple CALI awards, Dean’s List recognition, and is a member of the Order of the Coif. Filiz is a member of the Florida Bar and the Trial and Litigation Section. After law school, Filiz worked at a law firm focusing on complex civil and commercial litigation before joining the Tein Malone family. 

ADMISSIONS

  • Florida

 

EDUCATION

  • B.A. English and History, Emory University, 2015. 

  • J.D. University of Miami, 2019, magna cum laude

AWARDS

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Evidence

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Financial Accounting for Lawyers

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Law, Policy, and Technology

  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement Award for Legal Communications and Writing

  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement Award for International Law

  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement Award for Mindfulness and Business Compliance 

LANGUAGES

  • English

  • Turkish

  • Conversational French

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