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Barış is a research assistant in commercial law chamber and qualified lawyer who focuses on agency and distributorship law, intellectual property law, personal data protection law and international commercial law. He advises both international and domestic companies and law firms regarding abovementioned fields of law.

 

During his undergraduate, he worked in international law firms as a summer intern. As an undergraduate student, Barış has participated in the prestigious “Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court”. Also, he attended the intensive speaking course in Germany, as a DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship holder.

 

After graduation, he completed his legal internship and continued his professional career in a specialist law firm in international dispute settlement, recognized for its practice in arbitration, cross-border litigation and ADR. The firm’s portfolio includes disputes arising from construction and energy projects, shipping contracts, mergers & acquisitions, agency and distributorship agreements, loan agreements and employment relationships. In addition, Barış worked in several applications before the European Court of Human Rights for violations of the right to fair trial and right to property.

 

Education

LL.M., Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul (pending, full merit scholar)

LL.B., Bahçeşehir University, Law School, Istanbul (highest honors, ranked 1st in his class, full merit scholar)

Pertevniyal Anadolu Lisesi, Istanbul (highest honors, ranked 2nd in his class)

 

Publications

“Rebus Sic Stantibus Theory: As A Termination Means of International Agreements”, Bahçeşehir University Law Review, 10/133-134, Sep-Oct 2015, p.83-96.

 

Speaking

Lecturer on “Labor Law for Human Resources Professionals” given to a range for foreign investors in Turkey (2017).

Speaker at the Human Rights Symposium organized by Raoul Wallenberg Institute on “Freedom of Expression in Social Media” (2014).

 

Memberships

Istanbul Bar Association

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Young ISTAC

DAAD Alumni

 

Languages

English (fluent)

German (proficient)