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Orçun Çetinkaya

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Moroglu Arseven

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Dispute resolution, corporate and commercial litigation, arbitration and white collar crime.


Orçun’s work includes all aspects of disputes, corporate, and employment law matters. He regularly supports both local and foreign clients during cross-border disputes and debts, often involving high values or complex liability issues. Orçun advises and represents clients on a broad range of issues including contractual claims, shareholder and partnership issues, joint ventures, construction, real estate, agency, professional negligence and employment matters, as well as administrative issues, tax disputes, customs, international trade and business crimes. Orçun supports clients involved in all types and levels of dispute resolution forum, from local ad-hoc tribunals and institutional arbitration forums through to supreme courts.


Istanbul Bar Association, 2004


English and Turkish


Orçun is a member of the International Bar Association, American Bar Association, European Criminal Bar Association and London Court of International Arbitration, as well as many regional arbitration and dispute resolutions organizations. He is also a member of the British Chamber of Commerce in Turkey.


University of Nottingham, LL.M., 2007; Ankara University Law School, 2002



Within: Compliance

Moroglu Arseven handles a broad range of regulatory compliance issues and risk mitigation matters. Areas of expertise include anti-corruption, anti-terrorism, antitrust, international trade remedies and sanctions, business crimes, corporate governance, employment law and privacy. Key sectors of expertise include healthcare, fintech, media and advertising, food and beverage and industrial manufacturing. The team is co-headed by five partners: Burcu Tuzcu Ersin, Orçun Çetinkaya, Benan Arseven, Seyfi Moroğlu and Ertunç Şirin.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Orçun Çetinkaya - Moroglu Arseven

Within: Dispute resolution

The large dispute resolution team at Moroglu Arseven is headed by Orçun Çetinkaya, Seyfi Moroğlu, Benan Arseven, Işık Özdoğan and Burcu Tuzcu Ersin. Areas of expertise include distribution, agency and portfolio compensation issues, business crime, employment disputes, ADR, tax litigation, IP disputes, sports disputes and debt collection. Senior associate Fulya Kurar joined from Pinsent Masons Danismanlik Hizmetleri Avukatlik Ortakligi.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Moroglu Arseven advises media and entertainment clients on corporate, tax, competition and regulatory issues as well as on celebrity image protection, advertising and licensing. It also handles sport-related dispute resolution and arbitration, and provides pre-publication review services for Turkey-related content to multimedia outlets. Benan Arseven specialises in sports law, Orçun Çetinkaya is adept at handling dispute resolution and dispute avoidance matters and Işık Özdoğan focuses on sector-specific IP matters.

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