Mr Berk Batur > Abcoo Law Firm > Istanbul, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

Abcoo Law Firm
Inonu Caddesi Devres 50 Kat:2 Beyoglu
34427 ISTANBUL
Turkey

Work Department

Real Estate and Construction, M&A, Corporate, Contracts, Personal Data Protection, Sports

Position

Partner

Career

Berk Batur represents his clients in large-scale and high-profile real estate deals, share transfers, and portfolio sales. His experience in government affairs, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions provides a balanced understanding of the clients’ business needs and practical solutions to facilitate success in achieving their goals. He has represented several leading international/domestic corporations and start-ups active in numerous sectors including chemicals, retail, real estate, logistics, construction, information technologies, energy, pharmaceuticals and transportation. He is well experienced in cross border transactions involving multiple jurisdictions. He is known for his sharp-mind and strong negotiation skills and solution-oriented approach in this practice area. His solution-oriented opinions and innovative market views are well trusted by his key clients such as Estée Lauder, H&M, Pradera, Aksoy Holding, Eczacıbaşı Holding, Evyap and Çolakoğlu.

Having been working on the protection of personal data law and compliance during the recent years, he has become an expert in such field as well. He has also been a member of the Disciplinary Board of Turkish Automobile Sports Federation and Disciplinary Board of Turkish Sailing Federation for the last five years.

Languages

Turkish, English, German, Italian

Memberships

Istanbul Bar Association, 2008

Education

Galatasaray University, Faculty of Law, Istanbul, Turkey, LLM in Sports Law, 2013; Yeditepe University, Faculty of Law, LLB, 2007; St. Georg Österreichische Schule 2003

Lawyer Rankings

Turkey > Real estate and construction

Praised for its ‘great knowledge’ and ‘huge experience’, Abcoo Law Firm‘s practice remains a top choice for handling large-scale and high-profile real estate deals, share transfers and portfolio sales. Experienced practitioners Hasan Çağlayan, who is also well versed in contentious work, transactional specialist Murat Aygün and Berk Batur co-head the department, which also advises on sale and purchase agreements, joint ventures, and lease and security agreements for international and domestic developers and investors. Senior associate Merve Savcı provides additional support to the team. Recent work highlights include advising Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company on various stages of the Sea Pearl project.