Dr.Hakan Sahin is a lecturer in law specializing in Oil, Gas Law, and International Investment Law. He teaches at undergraduate level Contract Law and International Trade Law and at the postgraduate level; World Trade Organisation Law, International Trade Risk Insurance Law. He supervises both undergraduate and postgraduate students' Independent Research Projects. He also acts as a visiting tutor for students on half-year work placements.
Hakan is a member of the Center for Marine Ecological Resilience and Geological Resources( Merger), Center for Business and Insolvency Law and Center for Rights and Justice.
Hakan has LLB in Law from Yeditepe University in Istanbul, Turkey. He undertook the LLM Postgraduate Programme in ‘International and European Business Law at Anglia Ruskin University and subsequently completed his Ph.D. with the same university in 2014. Before joining the Nottingham Law School, Hakan worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Private International Law at the School of Law, Maltepe University, Istanbul.
Hakan's research interests Oil and Gas Law, International Investment Law, International Trade and Economic Law, and International Arbitration. He welcomes queries from research students (both LLM and Ph.D.) interested in pursuing projects in these fields.
In 2017, Hakan undertook the role of associate conference organizer for the conference “International Dispute Resolution: Problems and Solutions” hosted by the International Dispute Resolution Group, UK, the Istanbul Bar Association and Altinbas University. He took responsibility for sourcing, engaging and briefing academics and practitioners from the UK, the US, Greece, Poland, China, Singapore, Turkey, and the Netherlands to present at the conference.
Hakan Sahin, ‘Host Government Agreements and Law in the Energy Sector: The case of Azerbaijan and Turkey.’ (Routledge, 2018)
Chapters in Books
Hakan Sahin, ‘The political Structure and Foreign Direct Investment Law in Azerbaijan, in Umut Turksen, ‘Frontier Market in Oil and Gas: Current Problems and Future Prospects’ (Routledge, Forthcoming 2020)
Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
Hakan Sahin, "Production Sharing Agreements in the Caucasus and Central Asia: A Contextual Study of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan" (TDM, ISSN 1875-4120) September 2019, www.transnational-dispute-management.com
Hakan Sahin, ‘Political Risk in Energy-Related Investment Disputes’, World Arbitration & Mediation Review Vol. 11:3 (2018) 353-381
Hakan Sahin, ‘Project Finance Lenders, Insurers and Credit Rating Agencies: Do They Play an Active Role in Inclusion of Stabilisation Clauses in Investment Contracts’, Bahcesehir University Law Review, Vol.127-128 (2015) 131-168.See all of Dr. Hakan Sahin 's publications...