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Lexist Law Firm
Özdilek AVM River Plaza No: 13 Kat: 22
Levent 34330 Besiktas/Istanbul
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Work Department

International Arbitration




Aycan is head of the international arbitration practice at Lexist.  He has acted as counsel on seven ICSID arbitration cases and many commercial arbitration cases before several arbitration institutions such as ICC, SCAI and LCIA over the past 10 years.

On the international stage he has represented prominent Turkish investors in several ICSID arbitration cases against Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Oman.

Currently he leads the team representing the Republic of Türkey in multiple ICSID cases. Aycan also acts as counsel in international commercial arbitration cases before the various arbitration institutions, including the ICC, SCAI and LCIA and serves as an arbitrator in several international arbitration proceedings.

Aycan is known for his proficiency in international investment and commercial arbitration and for his high degree of competency in public international law and energy law.


English Turkish


Istanbul Bar Association


LL.M. International Dispute Resolution University of London

Investment & Commercial International Arbitration Programme Washington College of Law

LL.B. Istanbul Bahçesehir University