Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atty. Beharek SAHIT was born in 1986 in Khoy, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran. She completed her undergraduate and master’s degree in the Department of Law at Mazandaran State University, Iran. In 2012, she received her Ph.D. in Criminal and Criminological Law from Tehran Science and Research University. In 2016, she defended her doctoral thesis and finished her doctorate with a degree. Since 2014, she has been working as a faculty member at the Department of Law at the Azad University of Urmia. She speaks English, Persian, Turkish and Azerbaijani Turkish at an advanced level. She has several scientific articles published in different languages. She is a registered lawyer of the Union of Bar Associations of East Azerbaijan Province of Iran.