Baris Isik - Legal Counsel, LLM, MBA

Attorney / Founding Partner at Nokta Law Office

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• Experienced attorney-at-law and a qualified lawyer registered at Istanbul Bar Association, Turkey with several years of experience in Family Law, International Trade Law, Bankruptcy & Collections, and Insolvency.
• Experience as a military judge at the Turkish Armed Forces Court Martial.
• MBA degree (3.7/4) with a focus on Strategic Management at the University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA.
• LL.M degree (cum laude) with a focus on European Economic Law and Intellectual Property Law at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.
• Language Skills: Turkish - native, English - native level, French - basic.
• Career Goals: Legal counsel in the fields of intellectual property and competition law.
• Skills: International and European Intellectual Property Law, European Competition Law, International Trade law, Marketing Analysis, Project Management.

Baris Isik's Professional Experience

2012 - Present

Daikin Europe N.V. - Legal Counsel

- Negotiation and drafting of international distribution contracts, dealership contracts, service contracts and supply & purchase contracts for the EMEA region
- Preparation of a competition law company rule for the EMEA headquarters and subsidiaries
- Screening international contracts for competition law compliance purposes
- Preparation of non-disclosure agreements
- Introduction/presentation of the export control company rule to the EMEA headquarters
- Screening EU regulations for the EU export control regime
- Research and advise on the Turkish intellectual property law

Key Skills
Competition law Contract management Corporate housekeeping Intellectual Property Law Legal compliance Negotiation & drafting international contracts
2003 - Present

Nokta Law Office - Attorney / Founding Partner

• Drafted international trade contracts and reviewed legal documents for an international firm located in Istanbul
• Recruited and trained legal interns
• Experienced in international commerce law, labor law, insolvency law, and family law
• Education in IP law and European economic law

Key Skills
Contracts Intellectual Property Law Legal, lawyer, international commerce law, family law, employment law, legal counseling Negotiation
2008 - 2010

TURANT - Vice President

• Non-profit project management
• International business experience
• Experience in public relations

Key Skills
Non-profit management, project management, public relations (PR) Project Management
2009 - 2009

Batrus Hollweg International - Marketing Analyst Intern

Conducted competitive research and presented market analysis to the company management.

Key Skills
market research, competitor analysis
2005 - 2006

Turkish Armed Forces Court Martial - Military Judge

Adjourned over two hundred military criminal cases
Managed the Military Court staff as a supervisor

Key Skills
Legal, judge, supervisor, manager
2001 - 2002

Turkcell - Contracted employee

Entered collections data at the Collections Department.

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Baris Isik's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - LLM, European Economic & Intellectual Property Law

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven


Masters/PostGrad - MBA, Strategic Management

University of North Texas


Bachelor/Degree - LL.B., Law

Istanbul Üniversitesi

Baris Isik’s Internships

Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

Batrus Hollweg International - Intern

Conducted competitive research and SWOT analysis; presented market report to top management.
Knowledge and experience in HR solutions.

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Baris Isik's Additional Information



History, Classical Novels,Literature, Fitness, Music Composition.