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Turkey

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Bener Law Office

Bener Law Office has a strong focus on development banks but also acts for state and multinational financial institutions. In one work highlight, Erim Bener advised Şekerbank, as borrower, on three separate loan facility agreements. The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Kuwait Finance House are also clients. Gozde Esen Sakar, Onur Kordel and senior associate Bahar Ülgen are other names to note. Ali Cem Davutoglu departed in December 2015 to serve as legal counsel at Akbank, while Win Michaelsen relocated to the US in February 2016 and now works for the firm as outside counsel.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Bener Law Office

Bener Law Office’s department head Erim Bener advised Selge on its joint venture partnership with Verifone’s Turkish subsidiary, Verifone Elektronik ve Danismanlik Limited Sirketi. In another highlight, Onur Kordel handled Fluidmaster’s acquisition of Keyteknik. Onur Küçük and Ali Cem Davutoglu recently left the firm.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Bener Law Office

Erim Bener and Ramazan Yılmaz head the practice at Bener Law Office, which stands out for its ‘business acumen and response times’. The team excels in administrative matters, contract enforcement and tort law. New clients include key names in the aviation industry, while it also acts for a well-known computer manufacturer. Sezai Sur and Cen Kişnişci left in 2015 to found their own firm, and Şelale Kartal departed to practice independently.

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Project finance/projects
Project finance/projects - ranked: tier 2

Bener Law Office

Bener Law Office’s team advised a Kuwaiti real estate development company on the formation of a joint venture with Turkish property developer Dumankaya concerning a commercial and residential real estate project worth $260m. Erim Bener heads the practice. Onur Küçük left the firm.

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