Muazzez Korutürk

Muazzez Korutürk

Muazzez is an attorney at law and trademark & patent attorney with in-depth experience in patent, trademark, design and unfair competition litigation and counseling. Muazzez has been involved in numerous patent, trademark, and design disputes. She represented leading companies in patent disputes in relation to life sciences, chemicals, and mechanics. She is currently preparing her Master thesis focusing on patent litigation at Bilgi University.

Experience / Highlights

  • Represented leading companies in building up IP awareness based on patent rights in order to decrease the counterfeiting activities
  • Setting up anti-counterfeiting programs for luxury brands
  • Represented leading companies in life sciences, chemicals and automotive sector in patent disputes
  • Represented a leading electronics company in a patent licensing project in order to license the whole market related to the patented invention


  • Protection of Second Medical Use Patents in Turkey - International Law Office, Mondaq, 2015
  • The Turkish Intellectual Property Court Rules on the Patentability of Genes and Other Nucleic Acid Sequences - Michael Best Bric Wall, 2016
  • The Law on Protection of Personal Data - International Law Office, Mondaq, 2016
  • Draft IP Law-Biotechnological Inventions -International Law Office, Mondaq, 2016
  • Draft IP Law-Second Medical Use Patents -International Law Office, Mondaq, 2016
  • The EU General Data Protection Regulation and the Turkish Personal Data Protection Law - Mondaq, 2016
  • The Supreme Court Decision on the Right to be Forgotten - Mondaq, 2016
  • Turkey Ratifies the Council of Europe Convention 108 Concerning the Automatic Processing of Personal Data - Mondaq, 2016
  • Processing of Personal Data - Mondaq, 2016
  • Post-grant opposition under draft IP Law - Lexology, 2016
  • Patent enforcement according to the new IP Code in Turkey - IAM Year Book 2018, 2017

Gazi University, Faculty of Law, LL.B.

Bilgi University, Business Law, LL.M. 


Admissions and Memberships

  • Istanbul Bar Association since 2012
  • Trademark and Patent Attorney
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Turkish National Group of AIPPI
  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)

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