Selma Ünlü heads the life sciences regulation and IP practice of the firm.
She advises multinational innovator pharmaceutical companies on a wide range of matters including licensing agreements, pricing and reimbursement, marketing authorization procedures, clinical trials, observational study projects, phamacovigilance, product recall and promotion practices.
She further handles all anti-corruption and compliance matters, creates compliance system in new start-ups and handles anti-corruption due diligences, give compliance trainings.
She also handles complex product liability actions caused by possible adverse effects of drugs and food products.
She formed medical device association and assisted the association as a legal counsel for many years. Mrs. Ünlü is currently the legal advisor to the Healthcare Products Association which is active in the areas of pharmaceuticals, medical devices and food supplements and assisting the association to comment on draft legislations and negotiate with MoH on draft legislation in the name of the association. She also chairs food supplement working group and co-chair medical device group in the Healthcare Products Association.
She is also a IP litigator and handle all life sciences related IP litigations including patent litigations as well together wih her scientific team. She is regularly recognized as a leading IP litigator by WTR, Legal 500 and Chambers.
She is a frequent speaker at domestic and international conferences. She is the author of Turkey Chapter of The Life Sciences Review.
She holds an undergraduate degree in law from Marmara University Faculty of Law and a Diploma in Private International Law from Wolverhampton University, UK.