Yasin Beceni has a broad range of experience in consulting the clients professionally at BTS & Partners as a managing partner; in practice areas such as Information and Communication Technology Law, Policies and Strategies and regulatory law services more than fifteen years. BTS&Partners is a consultancy group “more than a law firm” acting as a business enabler and policy influencer at the sectors where digital technologies and law are the key considerations and drivers for business success and digital transformation. BTS&Partners mission is to change the understanding and scope of legal consultancy services, by integrating business, technology and strategy acumen and a deeper understanding of law into its services. BTS&Partners provides its services to large business conglomerates and companies which lead the Turkish economy, as well as the largest technology-technology driven companies listed in Fortune 500.
Mr. Beceni is actively involved in conferences, trainings, congresses, publications, seminars, councils, panels, legislative commissions, workshops, and strategy workgroups, within his expertise areas. Mr. Beceni actively renders consultancy services to various leading NGOs and academic institutions in technology and legal related matters.
Within his contributions to the efforts in relation to shape up the information society legal infrastructure in Turkey; he was elected as a member of Ministry of Justice E-Commerce Draft Code Codification Commission, Data Protection Draft Code Codification Commission and New Turkish Commercial Draft Code Codification Commission. He is the chief legal advisor of TUBISAD (Turkish Informatics Industry Association) and executive-execution board member of TBV (Turkish Informatics Foundation). He is also a member of several national and international prestigious NGO’s and elected the committee member of these organizations such as; Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) Information Society, Information-Communication Technologies & Innovation Committee; ABFT (American Business Forum in Turkey); Communication Committee of Turkish National Commission for UNESCO; International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw) and the Technology Committee of IBA (International Bar Association).
Mr. Beceni is also a part-time lecturer at Istanbul Bilgi University and Sabancı University. He gives a course entitled Information and Communication Law Policies and Strategies in ICT Law LL.M. Program at Istanbul Bilgi University and gives a course entitled Legal Aspects of Data Driven Economy and Legal Ethics in Data Analytics Master Program at Sabancı University. He also contributes academic works at the leading academic institutions as a visiting lecturer.
Yasin Beceni has been accredited as ‘without doubt a shining star’ Legal 500 2012 and recognised as Turkey’s Leading individual in Technology Media Telecom (TMT) more than six yearsaccredited as ‘helping to redefine what a law firm should be doing in the years and decades ahead’and described as ‘simply the best in his field’Legal 500 2013 and ‘knows the IT sphere in Turkey inside and out, and complements his legal strength with a strong strategic focus and quality counsel’ Legal 500 2014 and ‘a star among Turkish IT lawyers’Legal 500 2015 and “combines commercial thinking with a passion for technology law and policy’ Legal 500 2016 and ‘top person for telecoms’, ’the ‘deeply knowledgeable’Legal 500 2017.
Yasin Beceni has also been accredited as “one and only top ranked lawyer”in TMT byChambers Europeand described as “always searches for new opportunities and prepares the best strategies." by Chambers Europe 2015 and "a very smart, creative and ambitious lawyer,“ "He is pragmatic, thoughtful and knows the technical matters” by Chambers Europe 2016 and "very accomplished, follows up on any matters I assign to him and gives personal reports for every project we are involved in."by Chambers Europe 2017.