We are pleased to announce our new partners, Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın and Filiz Toprak Esin, effective from 1 January 2020.

Announcement of Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın and Filiz Toprak Esin as partners
Practice Areas
Intellectual Property
Patents and Utility Models
Dispute Management

Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın joined the firm in 2008 and became a partner in 2020. She specializes in intellectual property with a special focus on patents and utility models.With almost 12-years of experience on patents, she has been providing consultancy on all matters related to the patent law and has been leading numerous patent actions.

With a vast advisory and litigation expertise particularly with regards to protection of patent rights, Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın also represents various pharmaceutical companies before the Ministry of Health in relation to the regulatory matters and gives support to these companies on regulatory matters during the audits conducted before the Ministry of Health.

Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın also advises clients in various industries including but not limited to pharmaceutical industry, information and technology industries.


Announcement of Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın and Filiz Toprak Esin as partners
Practice Areas
Business Crimes and Anti-Corruption
Corporate and M&A
Life Sciences

Filiz Toprak Esin has been with the firm since 2006 and became a partner in 2020. Her practice is focused on business crime and anti-corruption, competition and corporate and M&A.

Filiz has broad experience in compliance matters including competition and white collar crimes. She has assisted various major multinational clients in their fight against corruption and provides preventive advice about their compliance process. At the same time, she represents executives of clients before relevant authorities and courts regarding white collar crimes related investigations and court actions.

Concerning competition law matters, in addition to her consultancy and training expertise, she is representing clients about any projects before the Turkish Competition Authority as well as any administrative court actions regarding decisions of the Competition Board.

Filiz has been involved in numerous M&A transactions and assisted clients who have investments in Turkey on their continuing legal needs.