Banking and Finance
Our Banking & Finance practice comprises highly experienced attorneys, offering advice and assistance in complex, cross-border transactions under Turkish and foreign law.
The Banking & Finance department is uniquely placed to provide advice on a domestic and international level in all manner of transactions, across a variety of sectors, as well as providing initial structuring advice, assistance on security issues and updating clients on latest market positions in Turkey and in the international market. We not only draft Turkish law loan agreements and ancillary documents, but also draft, negotiate and handle all aspects of English law financing transactions, including the issue of English law (as well as Turkish law) legal opinions.
One of our core values is to work in partnership with our clients to develop true business relationships. As a result, we also have a wealth of regulatory and litigation experience in the financial services, health, energy, pharmaceuticals, hospitality, and education sectors as well as transactional services experience. Our Banking & Finance team provides legal consultancy services to commercial banks, investment banks, multilateral financing organisations, private equity and corporate investors, insurance companies, corporate borrowers and counterparties on a wide variety of bilateral and syndicated financing transactions, including both domestic and international highly complex cross-border transactions.
Our expert team of Turkish and foreign lawyers offers consultancy services in domestic and international corporate lending subject to Turkish and English law, syndicated loans, acquisition finance, project and infrastructure financing, real estate finance, structured finance, trade financing, asset lending, derivative products, debt capital markets, bond issuance, equity capital markets, regulatory advice, treasury funding and settlement operations, finance leasing, and new and innovative Islamic financings. When transactions do not run smoothly, we also assist clients with our restructuring expertise, having been involved in many insolvencies and restructurings over the last few years.
Our services under this practice area can be listed as follows: