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Melis Ersöz Koca, Partner

Melis Ersöz Koca, Partner


Biography Articles

Melis Ersöz Koca is the founder and lawyer at Koca Ersöz Law Firm in Istanbul.  She gives legal advice to her corporate and individual clients both in Turkey and in Germany and German speaking countries. She is regarded as “counsel of trust” by German General Consulates in Istanbul.  She is an international attorney specialized in variety areas of law including commercial law, inheritance law, contract law, trademark law and litigation. She has several articles on different fields of private law.


She works as a full-time lawyer in Istanbul and Berlin.




Pertevniyal High School (2003)

Marmara University – Faculty of Law (2007)

Marmara University – Institute of Social Sciences – Private Law Master with M.A. Degree (2010)

Universität zu Köln (Exchange Student) (2009)

Marmara University – Institute of Social Sciences – Private Law Doctorate (ongoing)




Istanbul Bar Association (2008)

Karlsruhe Bar Association (2015-2018)

Berlin Bar Association (2018)

Turkish Patent Institute (2015)

Turkish Mediation Institute (2016)




Turkish, German, English




DAV Türkei (Board Member)

Deutsch- Türkische Industrie- und Handelskammer (AHK)

Schweizerisch-Türkischen Anwalts- und Juristenvereinigung

Deutsch Türkischer Segel- und Wassersportverein e.V.