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Attorney Selva KORKMAZCAN IŞIK, Ph.D.

Dr. R. Selva Korkmazcan Işık graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Law. She holds an LLM in Public Law from Gazi University Institute of Social Sciences, a D.E.A. in International Law from the University of Geneva Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and has her PhD in Law (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. She worked as an Associate at Ernst&Young (EY Law) L.L.C. in Tbilisi/Georgia and as Legal Counsel for Ziraat Bank Inc.’s Foreign Operations Department before joining our team. Her practice areas are competition law, international commercial law, international arbitration and private international law. She is fluent in English and has working level French profiency.


– University of Fribourg, Switzerland, PhD in Law, 2007-2015

– University of Geneva, Switzerland Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies in International Relations (Specialization: International Law), 2005-2007

– Gazi University Institute of Social Sciences, LLM in Public Law, 2001-2004


– University of Ankara, LLB, 1995-1999


– König Heinrich Schule Gymnasium, Fritzlar/Germany 1994-1995

– TED Ankara College Foundation High School, 1991-1994

Cross-border Dispute Resolution Selected Aspects, May 2018, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London

– Contract Drafting Techniques, February 2019, Turkish Bar Union, Ankara

The Monitoring and Enforcement of Commitments by way of Arbitration in EU Competition Law, Schultess Juristische Medien AG, Zurich [2015], ISBN 978-3-7255-7372-1

Turkish (native) / English (fluent) / French (reading) / German (basic)