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Ömer Başar

Ömer Başar

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Ömer Başar, one of the partners at FBK&Partners Attorneys & Legal Counselors, is a licensed lawyer and a member of Istanbul Bar Association. His main focus areas include international arbitration, law of aliens, law of contracts, compensation law, intellectual property law, labour law and consumer law. Having represented clients before the courts of law in a wide range of disputes, he also mainly provides clients with legal consultancy in the fields of international sales, investment in Turkey, health law, citizenship law, immigration law and rental law.

 

Educational Information

  • Istanbul University, PhD in Private Law (Ongoing)
  • Ankara University, PhD in Private Law (2018-2018)
  • Koç University, LLM in Private Law (Outstanding Merit Scholarship)
  • Istanbul University, Law School (LLB)
  • Boğaziçi University, Translation & Interpreting Studies (2015-2016)

 

Honours & Awards

  • Holder of the Outstanding Merit Scholarship by TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) for PhD Studies, 2018.
  • Ranked the 1st for Ankara University PhD Program in Private Law.
  • Graduated with High Honor Degree from Koç University LLM Program (GPA: 3.81/4.00).
  • Graduated with High Honor Degree from Istanbul University Law School (LLB) (GPA: 3.61/4.00).
  • Holder of the Outstanding Merit Scholarship by TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) for Master Studies, 2014.
  • Granted Outstanding Merit Scholarship by Koç University for LLM Program in Private Law.
  • Ranked the 1st for Istanbul University LLM Program in Private Law.
  • Was among the first five hundred students (The Number of Participants is +1.5 Million Students) in the University Entrance Exam (ÖSS), 2009.

 

Languages

  • English – Fluent
  • German – Intermediate
  • Turkish – Native Speaker

 

Publications

  • ICSID Hakem Kararlarının İptali (Annulment of Awards in ICSID Convention), Public and Private International Law Bulletin, 39/2 (2019), https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/ppil/issue/47850/634316.
  • COTIF-CIM Çerçevesinde Demiryolu ile Uluslararası Eşya Taşımalarında Taşıyıcının Eşyanın Kayba veya Hasara Uğramasından ve Geç Tesliminden Doğan Zararlardan Sorumluluğu (The Liability of Carrier due to Loss, Damage and Delay in Internatıonal Carriage of Goods by Rail Pursuant To COTIF-CIM Rules), İstanbul Barosu Dergisi, 2019/5, https://www.istanbulbarosu.org.tr/files/yayinlar/dergi/doc/ibd20195.pdf, 114 – 131.