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Erdem Mümtaz Hacıpaşaoğlu

Erdem Mümtaz Hacıpaşaoğlu


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Erdem Mümtaz Hacıpaşaoğlu is the co-founder and the managing partner of Startup Hukuku (Startup Law Consultancy, Inc.) and Vircon Data Protection both established in Istanbul and Delaware, USA. He practices in all areas of startup law with an emphasis on multinational incorporations, venture investments, esports, startup deals, and intellectual property matters. He also manages compliance projects under Turkish Data Protection Law and GDPR with a both legal and technical approach. He is a graduate of Law, Business Administration, and Foreign Trade. He co-published a book and co-launched a top-rated Udemy course on Startup Law.




  • İstanbul Bar Association
  • European Legal Tech Association
  • Turkish Esports Players Association
  • İstanbul Bar Information Technology Law Committee
  • İstanbul Bar Data Privacy Committee
  • European Law Students Association