Erol Zeybekoglu was born in 1960 in Korkuteli/Antalya. After completing high school in Aksu Anatolian High School, he was graduated from Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Law in 1984. He worked as a commercial traveler while he was studying in law school, and because of his job at the time he traveled entire Turkey. He performed folk dances and showed the flag of Turkey in international competitions and festivals. He is registered to Antalya Bar Association and works as an attorney at law in Antalya since 1985.
He participated in various commissions and councils on the bar of Antalya. He was the chairman and member of Problems of Attorneys Commission. Between 1994-1998 he was a member of Disciplinary Board and between 1998-2000 and 2004-2006 he was a member of Board of Directors at Antalya Bar Association for two terms. Erol Zeybekoglu is an attorney with an expertise in compensation law, commercial law, tourism law and administrative law.