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Selin Bräuning

Selin Bräuning


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Selin Bräuning is an international attorney with distinguished knowledge in international trade and investment law, international investment arbitration, international transportation law and European competition law. Already holding LL.B. degree from Yeditepe University, and LLM degree from Georg-August University of Göttingen, Mrs. Braeuning is currently a candidate of doctorate at Friedrich Schiller University of Jena and working as a self-employed lawyer both in Turkey and Germany.


She is capable of providing legal advice on investment regulations for the foreign direct investments and provides consultation in case of an investment dispute, particularly under the ICSID arbitration regime. She may help the foreign companies with incorporation in Turkey, prepare the documents required and draft agreements necessary, such as shareholders agreements, partnership agreements and articles of associations. Furthermore, she is experienced at supporting the transportation companies by litigation and by drafting and revising wide range of agreements including supply, service, carriage agreements and etc. Apart from that, she is also suitable for providing legal advise for the transportation companies at a regulatory stage, particularly by compliance and competition issues, which presents also her doctoral research area. In addition, she also gives consultation to Turkish companies in the field of German law; and drafts, revises and translates the agreements written in German language. Selin presents also his clients (both natural and legal persons) from Germany before the Turkish Courts.




Doctoral Candidate

Friedrich-Schiller University (Jena, Germany)

Faculty of Law

since 2018


Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Economical Law

Georg-August University (Göttingen, Germany)

Faculty of Law

Thesis: “Personal Jurisiction of Legal Person Investors Under ICSID Arbitration: Specific Issues” (org. “Persönliche Zuständigkeit der juristischen Personen unter ICSID-Schiedsverfahren: Spezielle Umstände”)



Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

Yeditepe University (Istanbul, Turkey)

Faculty of Law



Beşiktaş Atatürk High School



Professional Experience:


Attorney At Law, self-employed (Istanbul & Stuttgart)

since 2018


Legal Intern, DSV – Global Transport and Logistics (Istanbul),

October 2017 – April 2018


Sworn Translator, self-employed,

since 2017


Summer Intern, Aganoglu & Aganoglu Law Firm (Istanbul),

June 2013 – August 2013 




Turkish, native

English, business fluent

German, business fluent

Spanish, intermediate


Certifications & Trainings:


Sworn Translator in English & German

certified by the 29. Notary of Kadıköy, Istanbul



“Law of Transportation and Logistics” Certificate Programme

Istanbul Bar Association, Istanbul



“Common Law of Torts and Contracts” Certificate Programme

American University, Washington D.C.



“Law of Obligations Certificate” Programme

Ozyegin University





“İltica Talepleri Reddedilmesi Sonucunda Ülkelerine Geri Dönmeleri İhtimalinde, Suriyeli Mültecilerin Almanya'ya Kaçmak Suretiyle Suriye Ordusundaki Askerlik Hizmetini Yerine Getirmekten Kaçmaları: Kuzey Ren Vestfalya İdare Mahkemesi'nin 14 A 2023–16.A Sayı ve 04.05.2017 Tarihli Kararı”


Translation in: Hukuk Köprüsü Dergisi Sayı:15 Rechtsbrücke Haziran 2018 Prof. Dr. Yener Ünver (Editör)


Planlanan "TISA" Antlaşması Tasarısı (org.  ,,Das geplannte TISA-Abkommen”)


Academic Paper in: Hukuk Köprüsü Dergisi Sayı:11 / Rechtsbrücke Aralık 2016 Prof. Dr. Yener Ünver (Editör)