Why work with Deris

What makes Deriş unique?

Working with us

Other than being a law firm dedicated to intellectual property ; Deris distinguishes itesel in solving complex cases, business orientation and responsiveness. Sustainability, diversity-equity-inclusion, and investment in young lawyers are integral parts of Deris culture.

Why work with us?


Managing complex cases

360 degree evaluation with attorneys, technical staff and prosecution team


Business oriented and creative, knowledgable

Managing by Balanced Score Card around client perspective



Quick response is one of Deris' most important KPIs. Measured regularly and action taken if necessary


Seamless integration

Deris works seamlessly integrated with client systems, especially invoice systems.

What we care for?


DERIS supports "UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT" and submits CoP regularly


DERIS supports "UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT" and submits CoP regularly

Pro bono

DERIS supports "UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT" and submits CoP regularly



DERIS supports "UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT" and submits CoP regularly

Our customers’ view of us

"Besides being highly active in litigation, the Deris team also implements alternative dispute resolution policies before or during litigation. In this respect, the team is in contact with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre and actively participates in arbitration and mediation training. Mr Yardimci has been appointed as a panellist and arbitrator before WIPO for Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy matters."

The team is proactive, responsive and amazing at achieving results.

Deriş is hailed as "one of the top firms in the country": "Its services are excellent, and the team is proactive, responsive and amazing at achieving results. They require minimal supervision as external Counsel, communicate effectively and really deliver on value for money." The stacked outfit blends the strengths of trademark attorneys and attorneys at law under one roof to provide holistic counsel to some of the world's biggest brands.

WTR 1000 - 2022

Excellent law firm

The highly acclaimed Deriş is lauded as “an excellent law firm with a great reputation, whose superb team of attorneys are responsive, well spoken, efficient, and deliver a high-quality service to instil confidence in elite global brands”.

WTR 1000 - 2023

Effective and pragmatic solutions”.

Spearheading the department is managing partner Serra Coral, who takes “a very rigorous legal approach”, and senior partner Emre Kerim Yardımcı; each comes highly recommended for their “effective and pragmatic solutions”. While Okan Çan is “a brilliant attorney, excellent mentor to his team, and a leader in the trademark community who can be relied upon for accurate and beneficial advice on particularly intricate matters.

WTR 100 - 2023

Visionary in the Turkish IP community

The outfit’s renowned founding partner, Mehmet Nazim Aydın Deriş is admired for his “profound knowledge and expertise; he is a visionary in the Turkish IP community”.

WTR 1000 - 2023

Well-regarded IP boutique

" Track record: Supported by reputable prose- cutors, Deriş Attorneys at Law Partnership manages IP cases for clients in industries such as pharmaceuticals, new technologies, textiles, and luxury goods. The team helps shape Turkey's legal landscape by offering services that are essential to securing, main- taining, and enforcing IP rights. Team & differentiation: Established in 1912, this well-regarded IP boutique offers high-quality services in IP prosecution and litigation for large multinationals. Their areas of activities include: patent, trademark, design, and plant breeder's rights, among others. Kerim Yardımcı heads the team jointly with Serra Coral, Aydın Deriş and Okan Çan"

Leaders' League - 2022

The outfit is gold standard

Offering practical advice, creative solutions, and a meticuluosly organized team

WTR 1000- 2024

In-house IT firm


Deris owns its own IT company

Deris takes pride in constantly investing in the latest business applications, business continuity, disaster recovery, cutting-edge information security software, hardware and backup infrastructure. We diligently update our systems, as well as information technology policies, on a regular basis, mainly in the area of information security, according to current requirements and enjoy professional assistance provided by ADER.

Deriş Patent Building Kabataş, İstanbul

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