Attorney at Law

Begüm is an Attorney at Law, graduated from Istanbul University, Faculty of Law. She was admitted to Istanbul’s Bar in year 2009.

She has been working at Dundar Law Firm since year 2011. Begum concentrates on all aspects of IP Law, in particular trademarks, designs, unfair competition, anti-counterfeiting, domain names and copyrights. She acts as a litigator in dispute resolution, representing clients in complex IP disputes and also provides consulting services to clients from a broad range of fields for the management and protection of their IP rights. She handles invalidation and cancellation actions, infringement actions, interim injunctions, securing of evidence actions, raids and customs seizures including recordals as well as negotiating and drafting of agreements, mainly settlement agreements, license and co-existence agreements.

She has solid experience in trade name disputes, conducting trade name sweeps and representing clients in all types of legal actions for the protection of trade name rights. Her expertise also includes civil and penal actions relating to lookalikes of all types of consumer goods.

In addition to her IP experience, Begüm has corporate experience, being previously involved in merger and acquisition, and real estate projects in Turkey.

Begüm is a member of AIPPI Turkey and INTA, and is an alumni of Koc School.