PARTNER / Attorney at Law


Turkish (Native); English (Fluent)


Istanbul Technical University - M.A. in Political Studies (2010)
Istanbul Bilgi University - LL.M. in Economy Law (2006)
Istanbul Bar Association and Union of Turkish Bars (2005)
Marmara University Faculty of Law (LL.B.) (2003)

Professional and Association Memberships

Association of Strategic Case Management for Human Rights/ Founder Member

Professional Activities

Betal Özay is the founding partner of Özay&Demir. He specializes in litigation with a particular focus on IP enforcement. He has an expertise and knowledge-base in assisting his clients in anti-piracy and IPR infringement matters. He assists clients in the management of Intellectual Property portfolios and in negotiating and drafting complex contracts with considerable Intellectual Property content.


Mr. Özay participates in activities in the private sector and in academia such as conferences, trainings, conventions, seminars, councils, panels, and workshops. He has extensive experience in the planning, coordination and execution of litigation strategies for his clients. He is also keen on and active in pro-bono activities.