Mr Hasan Çağlayan > Abcoo Law Firm > Istanbul, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

Abcoo Law Firm
Inonu Caddesi Devres 50 Kat:2 Beyoglu

Work Department

Real Estate and Construction, Administrative, Tax, Litigation 




Hasan Çağlayan has extensive experience advising clients for almost 35 years in real estate and construction transactions and in tax and litigation matters. Mr. Çağlayan has been leading large-scale real estate projects in terms of both value and significance. He has provided legal advice to both domestic and international clients in numerous high-profile real estate deals and negotiation of all kinds of real estate and construction agreements. Mr. Çağlayan has significant knowledge on regulatory and legislative aspects of real estate transactions, as well as real estate aspects of M&A transactions and also has excessive knowledge and experience in Tax and Litigation. He is best known for his immediate clever and calculated interventions, practical solution-oriented actions, and his good sense of business. Having been elected as a leading individual in the real estate area by various directories, his reputation in the market is well recognized among his clients and colleagues; and his deep knowledge of the law and regulations, and negotiating skills, and specializations differentiate himself from others.

His experience and knowledge regarding the real estate market applications, along with his legal knowledge, distinguish him from other practitioners in this area. Mr. Çağlayan had represented various real estate companies, including St. Martins Property Group, which is a subsidiary of Kuwait Investment Authority, in its acquisition of Cevahir Shopping Centre (2nd biggest shopping centre in Istanbul and 8th in the world at the time). Upon its closing, this transaction had become the largest sale and purchase deal of Europe that had been conducted at once.


Istanbul Bar Association, 1987


Istanbul University, Faculty of Law, LLB, 1984

Lawyer Rankings

Turkey > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Hasan ÇağlayanAbcoo Law Firm

Clients of Abcoo Law Firm look to its three-partner team in real estate and construction law for its ‘one-of-a-kind experience in real estate matters‘. The practice is a strong choice for any large-scale and high-profile real estate transactions, and also assists with project development, construction contracts and disputes in the sector. Practice co-head Berk Batur is noted for his ‘strong negotiation skills‘, and leads the practice alongside Hasan Çağlayan, hailed as ‘a guru in his field‘, and real estate transaction expert, Murat Aygün.

Turkey > Dispute resolution

Acting across a variety of sectors, Abcoo Law Firm‘s dispute resolution practice is strong on IP and advertising matters, shareholder disputes, and commercial disputes in the real estate market. Can Oğuzer, Hasan Çağlayan and Erdoğan Okşak are the practice heads and are supported by senior associate Ezgi Ulga.