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Tolga Danışman

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Work +90 212 310 1610
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www.herguner.av.tr/
Hergüner Bilgen Özeke

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Mr. Danışman is a partner in the dispute resolution practice group. Mr. Danışman advises and represents multinational companies in connection with lawsuits arising from commercial and criminal disputes, investment and consumer claims. Mr. Danışman is also a licensed mediator under the Turkish Ministry of Justice, Mediator’s Registry.

Career

Mr. Danışman has been with the firm since 1992 and a partner since 2003.

Languages

English and French

Member

Mr. Danışman is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association, a founding member of European Law Students Association (ELSA) Turkey Chapter, and a Board Member of the Corporate Governance Association of Turkey (TKYD).

Education

Mr. Danışman received his Bachelor of Laws from Istanbul University School of Law in 1992.


Turkey

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke’s large dispute resolution team has ‘extensive experience in litigation and risk assessment, and a good record of winning cases’. Areas of expertise include commercial disputes, employment, real estate, labour law, IP, and tax litigation matters. The team also handles international mediation procedures and arbitration. LM Wind Power Blades, CSL Behring and Telia Company count among the team's clients. Key names to note include Ayşe Hergüner Bilgen, Bige Yücelİsmet Bozoğlu and Tolga Danışman; they provide ‘technical mastery, strategic guidance and good judgement on business matters’.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke advises on insurance-related M&A transactions, post-closing matters, incorporation of new insurance companies, restructuring and compliance. It also represents clients in insurance-related disputes. Tolga Danışman and Kayra Üçer head the team. Clients include Vienna Insurance Group, Suzuki Otomobil and Atos.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke is adept at handling corporate restructuring, insolvency, bankruptcy, liquidation, M&A-related restructuring and contentious matters. In a recent highlight the team assisted Wafra Capital Partners with corporate restructuring, financing and intra-group financing transactions involving asset-based financial engineering. Reynaers Aluminium and ING Bank are other key clients. Key practitioners include Tolga Danışman, Ayşe Hergüner Bilgen and Ufuk Yalçın.

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Tax

Within: Tax

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke has a focus on contentious work and also advises on VAT, real estate-related tax and transfer pricing. Clients include LM Wind Power Blades and Alltech. Tolga Danışman and Ayşe Hergüner Bilgen head the team. Zaman Özer joined as counsel.

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Hergüner Bilgen Özeke

  • TURKISH CIVIL PROCEDURE AT A GLANCE

    Dispute resolution and settlement procedures are becoming increasingly important in this time of global financial crisis, particularly in the commercial field. Consequent to the need for specialized legal counsel to prevent further disputes by structuring investments and partnerships appropriately, post-transactional litigation advice and insight into Turkish procedural law applicable to dispute resolution have become more relevant to foreign investors in Turkey. This article provides a general overview of the Turkish judiciary's structure, as well as a summary of the fundamental principles of Turkish civil procedure.
    - Hergüner Bilgen Özeke

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