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Nazlı Selek

NSN Law Firm

Work Department

Maritime Law, Media and Entertainment Law, Compliance and Environmental Law


Senior Partner


Nazlı Selek is an active litigator and advisor on Media and Entertainment Law, Administrative Law, Commercial and Corporate Law together with Criminal Law with regard to copyright infringements. Having more than 20 years of experience in Media & Entertainment Law and Copyright law, Nazlı is chairing the Copyright practice group in NSN Law firm. She has been regularly recognized as a copyright lawyer by Legal 500. She is representing the largest Media and Entertainment group of Turkey, BKM A.S. for many years with success and representing them before all TV channels and international concert organizations, Turkish Ministry of Culture and Courts. In addition to BKM A.S. Nazlı also represents Colombia Production, Gantek Online Broadcasting and IT Management Company, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal and many other publication firms. She is also a preferred lawyer by other media organizations in preventing internet infringements.

She is the Senior Partner at NSN LAW FIRM and mainly focuses on Media and Entertainment Law, co-chairing the copyright practice of the firm. She has been recognized by Legal 500. She is a member of IAEL, MLRC and Media and Entertainment Association.




Istanbul Bar Association, MLRC, IAEL, Maritime Law Association, WISTA Turkey


Nazlı Selek is graduated from Istanbul University, Faculty of Law in 1995. She attended various law programs in England on commercial and maritime law. Currently, she is continuing her LL.M studies in Yeditepe University on Private Law.


Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

NSN Law Firm advises on the full gamut of IP law including investigations, registrations, litigation and enforcement. Areas of expertise include portfolio management, copyright, trade marks, patents, anti-counterfeiting and regulatory advice. Sectors of expertise include pharmaceutical, food and beverage, telecoms and media. The ‘very professionalSelma Ünlü and Nazli Selek head the team, which is ‘responsive and has a good communication style’. Gülay Göksu and Simge Şahin both made partner.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

NSN Law Firm is particularly focused on the entertainment sector and provides advice to production companies, advertisers, performers, news agencies, TV channels, movie producers and international broadcasters. Areas of expertise include contracts, licensing, copyright, disputes and regulatory compliance. Recent highlights include advising Beşiktaş Kültür Merkezi (BKM) on the preparation and signing of an agreement with the musician Shakira and her agency relating to a performance in Istanbul in 2018. Nazli Selek and Selma Ünlü head the team with support from Bilge Derinbay.

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Within: Transport

NSN Law Firm specialises in all aspects of maritime law including collisions, groundings, environmental pollution, cargo claims, personal injury claims, salvage and towage disputes. It also advises on ship financing, shipbuilding and the sale and purchase of yachts and motorised vessels. Clients include Besiktas Shipping, Akbasoglu Shipping, North of England P&I, and British Marine. Sevilay Kuru, Nazli Selek and Nedret Ünlü head the team.

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