SIDAR TUNCA > TUNCA ATTORNEY PARTNERSHIP > Ankara, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

TUNCA ATTORNEY PARTNERSHIP
YILDIZEVLER MAHALLESI
738. CADDE, ZIRVE SITESI NO: 2-B BLOK 06550 ÇANKAYA
ANKARA
Turkey
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Work Department

Energy and Natural Resources, Litigation, Public Law, Government Contractor Services, Real Estate and Construction, Tax Law

Position

Founding Partner

Career

Sidar Tunca is the Founding and Managing Partner of Tunca Attorney Partnership. He is Head of the Energy and Natural Resources Team.Sidar advised some of the major transactions in the Turkish energy sector including renewable energy projects. His expertise in this area covers all aspects of power plant projects, oil and gas and minerals industries.Sidar represent a broad range of interests in the energy sector such as generator, gas and energy traders and marketers, energy service providers, pipeline companies, industrial and commercial customers, investors, public entities and others in connection with the structuring, financing, regulatory approval and operation of power plants, energy market-related contract law, regulatory matters and litigation.

The Energy and Natural Resources Team working under his responsibility regularly advises clients in industry sectors where knowledge of energy related legislations and practices is essential, such as the mining sector, infrastructure and renewables.

As Attorney at Law Sidar handles general civil litigation, including energy, construction, telecommunications and intellectual property related disputes. He has more than 14 years of experience as a trial lawyer representing clients before Turkish civil and commercial courts.

​Sidar has experience in domestic capital markets transactions, including public tender offers, initial public offerings, takeovers and private placements.

He has acted in numerous sport arbitrations as an arbitrator. Sidar regularly advises ministries and other governmental structures on various matters related to public procurements, government contractor services and other issues related to public law.

Languages

Turkish, English

Memberships

Ankara Bar Association, ICC, Russian Arbitration Association

Lawyer Rankings

Turkey > Dispute resolution

TUNCA ATTORNEY PARTNERSHIP represents a diverse client base, including energy suppliers, constructors, telecoms providers, and pharmaceutical companies, in commercial disputes and international arbitration. Contacts in the team include Sidar Tunca Sefa Demirci, Ayşegül Filiz, and S. Elif Ozturk, who specialises in international arbitration.

Turkey > Employment

TUNCA ATTORNEY PARTNERSHIP handles a mix of contentious and non-contentious employment work, supporting clients ranging from corporates to government entities, notably the Turkish Ministry of National Education. Matters include employee contracts and recruitment, termination agreements and litigation, and cross-border issues such as employee transfers. The team is led by Sidar Tunca and  Sefa Demirci.

Turkey > Energy

TUNCA ATTORNEY PARTNERSHIP brings its combination of public and private expertise to bear in the energy sector, advising government departments and corporates on energy projects, transactions and regulatory compliance, alongside representing clients in litigation and before Turkish regulatory authorities. The team is particularly active in the renewable energy sector, advising on project financings and plant acquisitions. The team is led by Sidar Tunca.