Türkoğlu & Çelepçi assists international clients on their investments in Turkey and on their business interests in Central and Eastern Europe.

The office specialises in corporate and M&A transactions, real estate transactions, financings and commercial litigation, and is particularly experienced in advising on large cross-border transactions. First set up in 2009 through a formalized cooperation between schoenherr and the Istanbul law firm Türkoğlu & Çelepçi, the office was fully integrated into schoenherr and its 14-office network in 2013. The Turkey office constitutes a bridgehead into what is the firm’s single largest national market and Europe’s fastest-growing economy.

The Istanbul team comprises 17 lawyers, including managing partner Levent Çelepçi and partner Erhan Türkoglu.

"Levent Çelepçi is the go-to person for major issues, according to sources. He regularly acts on real estate mandates for domestic and international clients."

Ranked TIER 2 | Chambers Europe 2014