LL.M. Alumnus Meets Dean Montaquila in His Hometown

Photo of Ali Celik and Susan Montaquila

Ali Celik meets with Dean Susan Montaquila in his hometown of Antalya, Turkey.

In June of 2010, Dean Susan Montaquila participated in the North Carolina Bar Association’s Turkey Attorney Exchange Program.  While in Turkey, Dean Montaquila had the opportunity to visit with Ali Celik, a 2001 WFU LL.M. alumnus, who lives in Antalya.

Ali, an Attorney and Managing Partner of Celik-Akbulut Avukatlik Burosu Attorneys at Law, hosted Dean Montaquila for a wonderful dinner at a fish restaurant overlooking the Bosphorus.  Dean Montaquila enjoyed meeting Ali’s wife, Melek, and their daughters, Yaren and Yagmur.

Ali reported the successes and progress of his law firm to Dean Montaquila and reminisced fondly about his time as a student at Wake Law.