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 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 great negotiation skills in this practice area. His solution-oriented opinions and innovative market views are well trusted by his key clients such as H&M, Pradera, Aksoy Holding, Eczacıbaşı Holding, Çolakoğlu.

Having been working on the protection of personal data law 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

Abcoo Law Firm‘s extensive real estate team handles a wide variety of matters, including individual and portfolio transactions, joint ventures and other investments, sale and leaseback agreements, commercial leasings and construction contracts. The firm advises developers and investors in Turkey and internationally, and is also responsible for large-scale and complex projects with unusual considerations; it recently advised on a development based on a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The team is led by Hasan Çağlayan, who is praised for his ‘comprehensive knowledge’ of the field; transactional real estate expert Murat Aygün and Berk Batur, who advises on transactional issues.