GENERAL PROSECUTOR OF THE SUPREME COURT OF APPEAL
Mr. Bekir ŞAHİN
Mr. Şahin was born in Çorum/Mecitözü on 01.03.1960. After completing Çorum Religious Vocational High School, he graduated from Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Law in 1986. He did his short term military service in Ankara/Etimesgut.
Starting his professional career as Candidate Judge of İzmir and Çorum, Mr. Şahin has respectively worked as the Judge of Batman/Gercüş, Kastamonu/Küre, Aydın/Çine, Chief Judge of Ağrı/Doğubayazıt Heavy Penal Court, Judge of Adana and Chief Judge of Adana Heavy Penal Court.
Bekir Şahin, who was selected as a Member of the Supreme Court of Appeal on 16.12.2013, was elected for the Head of Fourteenth Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court of Appeal by the Grand General Assembly of the Supreme Court of Appeal on 30.05.2019. On 04.06.2020, he was selected as the General Prosecutor of the Supreme Court of Appeal by the President among the candidates nominated by the Grand General Assembly of the Supreme Court of Appeal.