Ms Özge Atılgan Karakulak > Gün + Partners > Istanbul, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

Gün + Partners
KORE SEHITLERI CAD 17
ZINCIRLIKUYU
34394 ISTANBUL
Turkey

Work Department

Life Sciences
Intellectual Property
Patents and Utility Models
Competition

Position

Partner

Özge Atılgan Karakulak has been with the firm since 2005 and has been a partner since 2013. She is chair of the firm’s life sciences industry and competition practices and co-chair of patent and utility models practice.

With the combination of Özge’s advisory and litigation expertise and in-depth knowledge of the life sciences sector, she advises clients across all phases of the business cycle of life science products, such as registration / authorization procedures, promotion practices, pricing and reimbursement regulations, distribution relationships and co-marketing deals, as well as on issues of merger control, vertical restraints and abusive conduct.

Özge has acted on behalf of originators in numerous complex patent infringement and validity actions in the pharmaceutical industry and she was involved in the first ever pharmaceutical data exclusivity actions in Turkey.

In addition her corporate work, Özge serves as a counsel to the Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (AIFD) and the Association of Research-Based Medical Technologies Manufacturers (ARTED) in Turkey and advises on numerous regulatory policy papers and drafting regulations for the Turkish government authorities.

Languages

Turkish, English

Memberships

International Bar Association (IBA), Co-Chair of the Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee
Seton Hall University School of Law Healthcare Compliance Certification Program, Advisory Board Member
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (AIPPI)
Licensing Executives Society (LES)
Galatasaray University Alumni Association

Istanbul Bar Association

Education

Galatasaray University, Faculty of Law, Istanbul (LL.M. in Business Law, 2006)
Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Law, Izmir (LL.B. 2004)