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The firm

Gunes & Gunes is an eminent, full-service law firm founded in 1999 by Umut Gunes and Ebru Gunes. Gunes & Gunes Law Firm protects its clients’ rights and assures their interests by its innovative approach to legal disputes and in its diligent business conduct that takes professionalism into an art form. The head office of Gunes & Gunes is located right in the cradle of the world’s first democratic society, the ancient Lycian civilization, the roots of which go back to 200 BC; where art and culture meet natural beauty in the coastal city of Antalya, the touristic capital of Turkey.

Gunes & Gunes Law Firm adapts a client-oriented business approach. The Firm strives to provide each of its clients with tailor-made solutions for legal disputes and reliable legal counsel, safe-guarding the clients’ interest the best. The Firm also prioritizes academics and always employs a proficient team that consistently produces academic work and educates itself by following up on the latest developments in the sector.

Areas of practice

Gunes & Gunes Law Firm’s client-oriented business conduct has enabled the Firm to specialize in a variety of practices. While providing legal services and consultation in a wide legal range, the Firm mainly specializes in disputes involving foreign elements, namely hotel lease, management and financing agreements, corporate law, corporate investing consultation, real estate and construction law, insurance law, dispute resolution by litigation, law on liability and indemnities, debt restructuring as well as criminal law and family law.

In his legal career exceeding 20 years, Umut Gunes, the founding partner, has handled cases in almost all legal specialties, though he mostly specialized in commercial law, criminal law, contract law, corporate law, debt restructuring, construction and real estate law, administrative law, hotel lease and management contracts. He successfully litigated against and on behalf of enterprises across the full spectrum of business; especially major corporations, hotel chains, banks, business tycoons, insurance companies and tourism firms in numerous high-profile cases some of which resonated with the members of Turkey's legal community as well as the press.

Umut Gunes’ partner and colleague Ebru Gunes is a seasoned attorney who is an expert in family law, labour law, health law, law of obligations and indemnities.

  • Other offices

  • Ä°stanbul (correspondent office)

  • Ankara (correspondent office)

  • Freiburg (correspondent office)

  • Kemer

  • At this address: 10
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
  • Turkish

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