Özlem Tufan

Position: Senior Associate

Registrations: İstanbul Bar Association, 2001

Education: İstanbul University, Faculty of Law 2000

Languages: English

Özlem, as a senior attorney at Sarı & Kılıç, mainly works in the field of criminal law and intellectual property law. She also advises the clients on corporate related matters including intellectual property, unfair competition and commercial litigious matters, Her special contributions include organizing and conducting raids for the seizure of counterfeit products; handling high-volume cease and desist letters to counterfeiters; communication and settlement negotiations with counterfeiters; and following up criminal files about counterfeit products. She also prepares trademarks, industrial designs, patent, utility models applications, oppositions, renewal petitions, and follows-up files with the Turkish Patent Institute. She is also registered trademark attorney before the Turkish Patent Institute. Her main work of areas are intellectual property law, trademark and patent law, criminal and commercial related disputes and their settlements before the relevant authorities, debt collection, consumer law and internet law.