Cansu Gürkan was born in Keşap, Giresun in 1989. She graduated from İzmir Buca Anatolian High School. After that, she completed her undergraduate study with honor degree in İstanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Law. During the undergraduate study she joined Erasmus Program and attended Vilnius University, Faculty of Law for a year and she knows English well.

She has continued to work on Criminal Law, Foreigners Law, Banking Law, Energy Law, Capital Market Law and Establishment of the Corporations.