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Güner Law Office
Levent Caddesi Alt Zeren Sokak No.7
Levent Istanbul 34330
Turkey

Work Department

Banking and finance, Corporate, M&A, TMT, Energy, Mining and Infrastructure.

Position

Ömer is qualified in Turkey and has more than 15 years’ of experience, primarily in banking and finance and corporate transactions. Ömer has advised many multinational and local companies and private equity companies with their investments in Turkey and abroad. He has also led teams in various financing projects and advised major international banks and financial institutions on a number of corporate and trade finance, acquisition finance and project finance transactions. His banking and finance expertise covers a wide range of transactions in Turkey, from trade finance to project financing, from banking regulatory to security documentation, from secured loans to syndications. His experience also covers energy, mining and infrastructure fields where he represented several local and international corporations with their investments in and outside Turkey.

Career

Partner

Languages

Turkish, English, Spanish

Memberships

WIOML, IBA, BCCT, CCIFT

Education

Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey. Master of arts program in International Relations (2019)

Stockholm University, School of Law, Stockholm, Sweden LL.M degree in Intellectual Property Law with full scholarship from the Swedish Government. (2007)

King’s College London, University of London, School of Law, London, UK. Visiting Scholar during LL.M studies. (2006)

Istanbul University, School of Law, Istanbul, Turkey. LL.B degree in law. (2004)

Lawyer Rankings

Turkey > Banking, finance and capital markets

Güner Law Office advises domestic and international banks, various other financial institutions, and corporate borrowers on transactional and regulatory issues. The firm has notable capabilities in financing transactions, syndicated lending, asset-backed finance, and Islamic finance matters, as well as project financing. The team is led by Ömer Erdoğan and Burçak Kurt Biçer, both of whom are adept at cross-border financing matters.

Turkey > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Güner Law Office advises domestic and international clients on M&A, private equity investments, and broader corporate issues. It is also adept at handling post-M&A disputes in litigation and arbitration. The firm has a strong record in the media and mining sectors, regularly acting on Turkish elements of international deals. Ece Güner ToprakBurçak Kurt Biçer, and Ömer Erdoğan are key figures in the practice group.

Turkey > Project finance/projects

Güner Law Office advises on international greenfield and brownfield financing projects, alongside regular involvement in Turkish energy and infrastructure developments; the group also has an established strength in hotel financings and refinancings. The practice acts for both borrowers and lenders, including banks, financial institutions, project sponsors and hotel companies. The team is led by Ece Güner Toprak and Ömer Erdoğan, who are experienced advisers on transactional and financing matters.

Turkey > Real estate and construction

Güner Law Office handles a wide range of real estate issues, advising foreign real estate investors, developers and hotel companies on their Turkish operations and transactional work, including large-scale projects; the group also advises notable corporates including the Walt Disney Company on commercial leasing matters. The team is jointly led by transactional experts Ece Güner Toprak and Burçak Kurt Biçer, alongside project and financing specialist Ömer Erdoğan.