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Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership

Real Estate

2 ranked lawyersBand 1TurkeyEurope 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership

Real Estate

2 ranked lawyersBand 1TurkeyEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Boasts an outstanding real estate team, with expertise in zoning and permitting issues. Assists international and Turkish clients with every stage of the acquisition, development and leasing of property portfolios. Also handles real estate financing. Regularly acts on contentious real estate matters, including lease agreements, environmental regulations and land rights disputes. Frequently advises clients in the energy and retail sectors.

Strengths

Clients are quick to applaud the practice for its "experience, know-how, corporate attitude and in-depth answers by including possibilities of side facts which enable us to look at the picture on a larger scope and provide greater insight into the matters."

Interviewees also praise the team for its business acumen, with one source remarking: "One of the most important reasons for working with the team is the commercial point of view added to their legal advice."

Work highlights

Advised Hanon Otomotiv on the structuring and drafting of a build-to-suit lease contract.

Notable practitioners

Nazim Kurt enters the rankings on the back of positive client feedback, with one source describing him as "very experienced." He assists international and domestic clients with contentious proceedings in the real estate arena, including lease disputes and zoning issues.

Serkan Gül receives widespread acclaim for his real estate practice, with one client stressing his "strong knowledge and reputation." He assists with property transactions, leasing issues, zoning, financing and contract negotiations.

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Overview

Our real estate team is expert in structuring and restructuring, commercial leases, zoning, licensing, permits, sale-leaseback transactions, and real estate finance.

The team advises the world’s leading international retailers, real estate funds, and developers in Turkey’s most famous shopping and residential complexes, urban re-generation projects, ports, and tourism facilities.

Our team has extensive experience in representing clients in all types of real estate transactions including: (i) development projects covering both residential and commercial development, (ii) real estate acquisitions and disposals including conditional sales, (iii) property management, (iv) urban regeneration projects, (v) commercial leases employing innovative methods such as build-to-suit or more robust servitude rights arrangements, (vi) zoning matters, which are key to the success of any real estate transaction, (vii) construction contracts including FDIC contracts, and (viii) construction and environmental related permitting processes.

In addition to pure real estate transactions, our team also provides cross disciplinary input in infrastructure projects alongside our Infrastructure and Project Finance team as every infrastructure project, including both private and government owned land, has a real estate leg.

Members
Industries

Banking

Construction

Energy & Renewables

Housing

Investment & Asset Management

Investment Funds & Trusts

Oil & Gas

Real Estate

Retail

Sales & Leaseback

Transportation

Zoning

Real Estate Department

Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership

firm
Department location

Büyükdere Caddesi 199

Levent 34394

Istanbul

Istanbul

Turkey

34394

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Turkey

Real Estate


Nazim Kurt
Band 3
Serkan Gül
Band 1