Başak Yiğiter
Senior Associate & European Patent Attorney

Başak Yiğiter

Başak is an experienced Turkish Patent Attorney and she has recently become a European Patent Attorney. She has worked in the pharmaceutical industry as an in-house patent attorney for more than 7 years. Her main areas of experience cover patent prosecution, evaluation of freedom to operate, patent scope analysis and drafting patent applications. She is also experienced on patent infringement and invalidity actions.

Experience / Highlights 

  • Drafting patent applications and handling patent prosecutions for known pharmaceutical and chemical companies 
  • Drafting patent application for an internationally known piping system company
  • Counseling an international chemical and dye company for patent infringement cases


  • Yildiz Technical University, BSc, Chemistry 
  • Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille (Lille I), MSc, Bioanalytic Chemistry


  • English 
  • French


Admissions and Memberships 

  • Chartered Patent and Trademark Attorney 
  • Part-Qualified European Patent Attorney (A and B Paper) AIPPI

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