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Turkey

We provide English law advice to international and local corporates, banks, financial institutions, bondholders and government bodies on project finance, capital markets, general lending and M&A work.

Our Istanbul office is led by banking partner Adam Fadian.

Through our association with local law firm Gedik & Eraksoy, we also provide our domestic and international clients with Turkish law advice across the full range of transactions.

If you would like to receive further information regarding Allen & Overy Danışmanlık Hizmetleri Avukatlık Ortaklığı, please email Hale Arifagaoglu.

For job enquiries please email hr-istanbul@allenovery.com.

Our experience

Capital markets

Capital markets

Our expertise covers the broad spectrum of DCM products, including standalone bonds and debt programmes, subordinated debt and hybrid capital, Islamic structures, equity linked instruments, private placements and warrants, as well as ECM work.
General lending

General lending

Our coverage spans the spectrum of debt products, including a number of hybrid finance options such as bank/bond structures, Islamic structures, high yield, LBOs, margin loans, bridge and forward-start/refinancing facilities.
M&A

M&A

We advise on mergers and acquisitions (public and private company M&A, joint ventures, private equity investments, public takeovers), corporate finance and equity capital markets work (IPOs and listing on local and international stock exchanges, capital raisings and listed company work), shareholder disputes, employment, intellectual property and commercial agreements.
Project financing

Project financing

We advise sponsors, governments, construction companies and lenders on projects and project financings (including Islamic and conventional financings) across multiple sectors including oil and gas, power, renewables, infrastructure and telecoms.

Our offices

Istanbul

News & insights

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Publications: 30 March 2022

A new chapter for Turkish merger control

Turkish antitrust law has undergone some significant changes in the last couple of years (see the G&E articles here, here and here) and this trend looks set to continue. Most recently, on 4 March…

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Collage of women's faces

News: 08 March 2022

A&O women from across the network share what this year’s International Women’s Day theme means to them

This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is #BreakTheBias’ – challenging gender bias, stereotypes and discrimination in our workplaces and wider communities to achieve a diverse, equitable, and…

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ESG litigation, pillars

Publications: 23 September 2021

Sustainability-linked loans in Turkey: the current state of play

As regulators, shareholders, investors and wider society increasingly focus their attention on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) matters, they have crept up the boardroom agenda of large…

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