Lawyer, constitutional law expert, politician, deputy. (b. 1 January 1955, Develi, Kayseri - d. 1 November 2020, Istanbul) . After graduating from Istanbul University Faculty of Law, he was successful in judge and district governor examination and began with his internship for district governor in Tekirdağ. In 1976, became an assistant in the same faculty. He received his doctoral degree in 1984, became an associate professor in 1989, and professor in 1998. He conducted research at Paris Sorbonne University, Faculty of Law with a scholarship from European Council between the years 1980-1982. He worked as an executive in several civil society organizations. He worked as a lecturer and Chair at Istanbul University, Subdivision of Constitutional Law. He taught lectures at Police Schools for long years.
Prof. Dr. Burhan Kuzu is among the founders of JDP and he was Istanbul Deputy and TGNA Constitutional Committee President for 22nd, 23rd and 24th terms. He still gives lectures as a visiting lecturer at Zirve University, Faculty of Law. He has several works published in the area of law. He is married and father of two.
REFERENCE: TBMM Albümü 3. Cilt 1983-2010 (2010), TBMM Albümü 24. Yasama Dönemi (tbmm.gov.tr, erişim: 16.01.2016), 26. Dönem Milletvekilleri – İstanbul 2. Bölge (akparti.org.tr, 27.05.2016), Son dakika haberi: Burhan Kuzu hayatını kaybetti (hürriyet.com.tr, 01.11.2020)