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Gün + Partners

Kore Sehitleri Cad. No 17
+90 212 354 00 00
+90 212 274 20 95

Gün + Partners



Telephone: +90 212 354 0000

Fax: +90 212 274 2095




English, French, German, Russian

Other offices Ankara, Izmir

Number of lawyers 65 

Contacts Uğur Aktekin, Mehmet Gün

International groupings TELFA (Trans-European Law Firms Alliance); 





Gün + Partners is one of the leading, and one of the largest, full-service law firms in Turkey providing national and international businesses with transactional, advisory and dispute resolution services across a broad range of industry sectors. Established in 1986 and based in Istanbul, with offices in Ankara and Izmir, the firm now has eight partners and over 55 lawyers. Clients include overseas and local corporations, financial institutions and vernment entities. All lawyers work in Turkish and English and the firm offers fluency in German, French and Russian.



The firm’s core areas of expertise are corporate and commercial, dispute resolution and intellectual property. It advises clients in numerous industries with particular expertise in the life sciences, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and medical devices, manufacturing and distribution, consumer goods, insurance and reinsurance, energy and natural resources, IT and telecommunications, advertising and media sectors.


Corporate and commercial

The firm has some of the leading corporate lawyers in Turkey who advise on the incorporation and restructuring of businesses, all aspects of inward and outbound investment, franchise, distribution, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, partnership, licensing, sales and agency related contracts.


Banking and finance

The firm has a significant banking and finance capability advising on all aspects of loan agreements and acquisition finance. With specific expertise and regulatory knowledge in energy and construction sectors, the firm is regularly involved in the largest project and infrastructure finance transactions.


Dispute resolution

The firm is renowned for the strength and depth of its dispute resolution, litigation and ADR capability. It handles major commercial litigation and complex cross-border disputes with particular experience in insurance and reinsurance, construction, real estate, business crime, customs and tax disputes, agency and distribution, labour and employment and all forms of intellectual property disputes.


Intellectual property

The firm is internationally recognised as the leading IP law firm in Turkey with the most comprehensive range of IP services. It represents leading multinational companies offering a full general counselling, trademark, investigation and anti-counterfeiting service.


Competition and antitrust

The firm has significant expertise in this area and handles complex merger and acquisition filings for international corporations in the mining, steel, telecommunications, petrochemicals, automobile, pharmaceuticals, retail and healthcare sectors.


Insurance and reinsurance

The firm handles some of the highest-profile insurance and reinsurance disputes in Turkey, including representing and advising a number of London reinsurers on bankers blanket bond and professional indemnity policies.



The firm has a very strong energy regulatory practice, advising mainly international clients investing in green energy in Turkey, as well as oil and gas companies on significant energy project finance transactions.


Life sciences

The firm advises 15 of the top 20 global innovative pharmaceutical companies on their patent, generics and data exclusivity disputes, as well as compliance with promotional practices, licensing and pricing registration.


IT and telecommunications

The firm provides advisory and litigation services on the regulatory aspects of Turkish telecommunications legislation, overseas and private broadcasting legislation and on domain name conflicts, data privacy and IT-related issues.


Advertising and media

The firm advises on all aspects of media law, including legal clearances of advertisements, promotional campaigns, product labelling, packaging issues, product liability, product recall and warranty conditions.


Consumer protection

The firm represents leading national and multinational companies in their legal actions arising from consumer protection risks in Turkey.

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