Corporate/M&A, Infrastructure/Project Finance, Energy/Natural Resources, Corporate Governance
Ümit Hergüner founded the firm in 1989. He oversees our M&A, Infrastructure/Project Finance, and Energy practice groups and is known for his strategic vision, vast international network, practice oriented scholarly command, and leadership in the establishment of corporate governance in Turkey.
IBA, Member; ABA, Representative to the IBA Working Group on UN Guidelines on Human Rights and Business, Vice Chair of the Law Office Management Committee, and ABA International Associate; International Law Institute Washington, D.C., Board Member; International Law Institute Istanbul Chapter, Advisory Council Member and former President; Union of Turkish Bar Associations, Advisory Member of the International Relations & European Union Center Advisory Board; Corporate Governance Association of Turkey, Advisory Board Member and former President; Turkish Industrialists and Businesspersons Association, Member; Boğaziçi University Corporate Governance Center, Advisory Board Member
LBR – The Environment and Climate Change Law Review (2019); LBR – Getting the Deal Through: Project Finance (2019); IFLR – Chinese Outbound Investment Guide: Turkey (2019); Chambers & Partners - Energy: Oil & Gas (2019)
LLM, University of Virginia (1985); LLM, American University Washington College of Law (1984); Istanbul University, Advanced Doctoral Studies in Law (1982); Istanbul University School of Law (1979)