Murathan Arslancan


Murathan joined the Platform’s South East Europe and Black Sea Region Programme as a Researcher in January 2023.

Murathan holds an LLB from Istanbul University and an LLM in public international law from the Queen Mary University of London. He is also a Turkish qualified lawyer.


Previously he worked for a law firm in Istanbul, the Turkish Embassy in London and the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation. Currently, besides his role at the Platform, he is also a member of the Common Futures Conversation Programme at the Chatham House.


  • International humanitarian law
  • Human rights law
  • International investment law
  • Balkans
  • South Caucasus
  • Turkish
  • English
  • German
  • Russian
  • Greek
  • Spanish