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Work +90 212 329 3000
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Fax +90 212 329 3001
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www.baseak.com

Semih Sander

Tel:
Work +90 212 329 30 00
Email:
Balcioglu Selçuk Akman Keki

Work Department

Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Maritime and Admirality, Restructuring and Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

Semih Sander focuses on high-profile restructuring & insolvency and litigation & dispute resolution matters. His core practice includes maritime and admiralty matters, acting for ship owners, P&I Clubs, charterers, cargo interests and handling cargo damage, loss, shortage and contamination claims, oil pollution claims, collision, salvage and general average claims. Semih has been involved in a number of major restructuring, litigation and maritime matters which made the headlines in national press. He represents a number of major British, German, Swedish, Swiss and Turkish banks as well as foreign and local manufacturers and service providers.

Languages

Turkish; English; German

Member

Istanbul Bar

Education

Istanbul University, Faculty of Law, LLB, 2005; Galatasaray University, LLM, 2009.


Turkey

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki adeptly handles international arbitration, debt recovery, litigation in trial and appellate courts, and also mediation and pre-litigation negotiation processes. The team continues to advise Pizza Restaurantları on all contentious matters including employment, lease, compliance, administrative law, debt collection and enforcement. Other clients include Johnson & Johnson and Mynet. Özgür Akman heads the team; Gülistan Baltacı and Semih Sander are also recommended.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki handles a broad range of restructuring and insolvency matters including credit risk management, creditor and equity committee representation, cross-border restructurings and debtor representation. Other areas of expertise include insolvency, litigation, arbitration, mediation, reorganisations and safeguard proceedings. Dispute resolution specialist Özgür Akman heads the sizeable team. Galip Selçuk advises management and stakeholders on distressed M&A and corporate restructurings. Banking expert Barlas Balcıoğlu, Doğan Eymirlioğlu and Semih Sander are also recommended.

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Transport

Within: Leading individuals

Semih Sander - Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki

Within: Transport

Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki advises on the full range of transport law including regulatory, transactions, procurement, freight and logistics, aviation law, competition and antitrust, and dispute resolution. The team has particular experience in the maritime sector and continues to advise Mersin International Port on supply agreements, transactions, permits, disputes and labour law. Other clients include Denizbank, Lufthansa Airplus Servicekarten, The Swedish Club and Deutsche Bank. Semih Sander and Gülistan Baltacı head the team.

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