Zeynep Mineliler, studied in the Department of Law at Dokuz Eylül University where she received her bachelor's degree in 2002. She worked as an intern advocate in 2003 and during that year she gave lectures in Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Deniz İşletmeciliği ve Yönetimi Yüksekokulu. In 2003, she started to work in Izmir University of Economics as a research assistant. She accomplished her master degree in private law in 2005 at the same University. She started her Ph.D degree in Dokuz Eylül University Law Faculty in 2005. Since 2005 she has been working as a lecturer and teaching various law courses in Izmir University of Economics.