Fatih Uzun > NAZALI Attorney Partnership > Istanbul, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

NAZALI Attorney Partnership
19 MAYIS CAD. DR. ISMET ÖZTÜRK SOK. ELIT RESIDENCE
KAT:4 DAIRE:12 SISLI
34360 ISTANBUL
Turkey

Work Department

Customs and Foreign Trade

Position

PARTNER

Career

Fatih Uzun, who worked as a customs inspector for 11 years at the Ministry of Customs and Trade, is an expert and has considerable knowledge in customs and foreign trade law, free trade agreements, customs disputes, customs litigation, post clearance customs check and smuggling lawsuits as well as customs and foreign trade and free zones legislation.

After graduating from university in 2003, he worked as an assistant tax inspector in The  Revenue Administration. On December 29, 2005, he was assigned as an assistant customs inspector upon his success in the entrance exam. In September 2009, he became a customs inspector.

During his career as a customs inspector, he conducted many inspections of local customs authorities and customs brokerage firms, customs checks of multinational companies, smuggling and money laundering investigations as well as researches about customs and foreign trade law and its practices.

Fatih has extensive experience both on theoretical and practical aspects of these issues. From 2014-2017, he participated as an instructor in training programs at the Yildiz Technical University and Academy of Istanbul Chamber of Certified Public Accountants regarding Customs and Foreign Trade Law and its Practices. He is currently working on his PhD in Management and Organization at the Istanbul University, Business Administration Department.

Fatih has published more than 60 articles in several customs/tax journals and websites. Fatih also published two books under the name of Foreign Trade Transactions and The Accounting Practises-2013, Customs Fines in 125 Questions-2015.

Fatih joined Nazalı in January 2017 and works as a customs advisor in the private sector. He has expert knowledge in the field of “Customs Value.”

Languages

Turkish (Native), English

Memberships

  • Customs Brokers Association of Istanbul
  • Association of Customs Inspectors
  • Faculty of Political Sciences of Istanbul University Alumni Association
  • Foundation of Political Sciences Faculty of Istanbul University

Education

  • Istanbul University, Faculty of Political Sciences, B.A.
  • Boston University-USA, Multinational Commerce, M.S.
  • Istanbul University, Management and Organization, Ph.D