Mustafa commenced his role as an Associate Solicitor at Vistra in June 2023. He currently offers expertise in commercial, intellectual property, data protection and regulatory law.
Mustafa Yurdakul is a commercial solicitor at Vistra Corporate Law in Bristol. He has been practising law as a solicitor for more than three years. Before moving to the UK, he worked as an advocate at an international law firm in Istanbul, Turkey.
Mustafa specialises in all aspects of commercial, contract, data protection and intellectual property law and regularly advises leading international and regional clients on numerous commercial and regulatory law matters. He has significant experience in commercial contracts including terms and conditions, distribution and supplier agreements, master services agreements, confidentiality agreements, licence agreements in the manufacturing, technology, franchising, engineering and retail industries. He also advises businesses on various IT and technology matters, including SaaS, DaaS, and international data transfer agreements.
Mustafa is a qualified lawyer in both England & Wales and Turkey and speaks both English and Turkish.
Mustafa has a diploma in Law and a master degree in International Commercial Law from the University of Sussex.
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