Burcak Unsal

Burcak Unsal

Founder at Unsal-Gunduz Attorneys at Law

Startupbootcamp Istanbul Mentor

Burcak Unsal is one of the two founding partners of Ünsal Gündüz Law Firm and is admitted to practice in New York State and in Turkey. Unsal is also qualified as a patent and trade-mark attorney before European Patent Institute and Turkish. Patent Institute with a multi-disciplinary educational background Prior to establishing Ünsal Gündüz, Unsal has been the regional counsel of Google & YouTube for almost three years. Unsal has more than twelve years of experience at major international law firms, such as Baker Botts LLP, DLA Piper, Kobayashi Todo and Hergüner in the US, Japan and Turkey.

Other than his unique experience and knowledge in transactional, regulatory and dispute resolution aspects of Techonology Media Telecommunications Law, Ünsal also has a distinct experience in M&A, corporate law, cyber law, international business transactions, IP and infrastructure in different jurisdictions such as US, Japan, EU and Turkey.

In addition to his transactional and dispute resolution practice, Ünsal has also, been drafting and suggesting laws and by-laws on technology, Internet, privacy e-commerce, media and telecommunications. Unsal regularly teaches and offers seminars at universities and professional workshops.