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NAZALI Tax&Legal

No. of Partners : 17

No. of Lawyers : 80

Languages : English

Offices : İstanbul, Bursa, İzmir, Denizli, Ankara, London, Casablanca, Amsterdam, Kyiv


NAZALI is a full-service law firm providing a wide range of legal services to both national and international clients with its expert and experienced team. As conditions continuously evolve, NAZALI always aims to further itself remaining true to its motto “Grows Along with Knowledge” and has set out with the aim of providing the most efficient and comprehensive solution for its clients by adapting to the developing conditions and happily gained the trust of its clients by never compromising the quality of service.

NAZALI offers a complete service on IP via its experienced team consisting of Attorneys at Law, Patent and Trademark Attorneys and Engineers from various disciplines. The main services it offers in this context are listed as below.

Patent / Utility Model

Drafting patents and utility models in Turkish and English, national/international/overseas filing, patent & technology search and monitoring, advice on patentability


Foreign national, international and regional filings, oppositions to the publications, and defense against ex-officio TR provisional refusals to international registrations at WIPO

EPC Validation

Working together with our in-house translators and patent attorneys for the best quality Turkish

translations to be filed in TURKPATENT


Filing and prosecuting designs nationally and internationally

Plant Breeders Rights (PBR/PVR)

Preparing and filing PBR applications at the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, post grant proceedings, conduct payment of annual fees and monitor the PBR bulletin


Consulting on copyright protection and filing voluntary registration application


Consulting and drafting contracts and license agreements between the parties, conduct recordal of agreements at the Patent office

Domain Names

Registration and prosecution of domain names, further enforcement proceedings


Translating by in-house translators of IP related documents, patents and legal documents, editing and proofreading

IP Portfolio Management

Monitoring the IP assets within the portfolio and conduct payments of renewals and annuities in timely manner, performing assignments and recordal of licenses in the registry

Search and Monitoring

Prior art searches for inventions, identical or similarity searches with legal opinion for trademarks, trademark investigation and conducting reports for evidence of use, trademark monitoring in Turkey and globally, monitoring design bulletin monthly

FTO & Infringement Analysis

Conducting freedom to operate for patents and products, infringement analysis for patents and designs

Enforcement and Litigation

Legal advice on any IP matter, conducting infringement, non-use and cancellation actions,

representation of clients for oppositions against the publications or office decisions

AddressEsentepe Mah. Kore Şehitleri Cad. No:40 İç Kapı No:5 Şişli İstanbul/Türkiye
Tel90-539-852 9047
Fax90-212-217 1890
Contact PersonYeşim METİN

  • Ersin NAZALI

    Ersin NAZALI

    Title : BSc, LL.B, MSc, LL.M. Managing Partner, Attorney at Law, Sworn in CPA
    Email : enazali@nazali.av.tr

  • Emre DURGUN

    Emre DURGUN

    Title : LL.B, LL.M Partner, Attorney at Law, Litigation and Dispute Resolution
    Email : emre.durgun@nazali.av.tr

  • Yeşim METİN

    Yeşim METİN

    Title : BSc, Director, Intellectual Property and R&D Turkish Patent and Trademark Attorney
    Email : yesim.metin@nazali.com