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PRACTICES

  • Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Public Policy and Government Affairs Corporate Governance
  • Strategic Case Management and Communications
  • Collection of Receivables
  • Labor

INDUSTRIES 

  •  Commercial
  •  Real Estate
  •  Construction
  •  Retail

EDUCATION 

  • Istanbul University, School of Law, Bachelor of Law Degree, 1992

BAR ADMISSIONS

  •  Istanbul Bar Association (Turkey)

LANGUAGES 

  •  English, French

Mr. Tolga Danışman

Partner

Mr. Tolga Danışman is a partner in the Real Estate and Litigation Departments of Hergüner Bilgen Özeke. Mr. Danışman has lead major real estate deals in Turkey, advising international investors as well as being one of the leading partners for the firm’s Litigation practice.

Mr. Danışman has advised and represented several multinational companies in connection with lawsuits arising from commercial and criminal disputes, investment and consumer claims and is instrumental in the firm’s corporate strategic communications. Mr .Danışman is also a licensed mediator under the Turkish Ministry of Justice, Mediator’s Registery.

HONORS AND RANKINGS

  • Chambers & Partner - Global & Europe, ranked as Band 2 in Dispute Resolution, 2016
  • Chambers & Partner - Global & Europe, ranked as Band 2 in Dispute Resolution, 2015
  • Legal 500, recognized Leading Individual, Dispute Resolution

MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS

  • Istanbul University School of Law Alumni Association
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Founding Member, European Law Students Association (ELSA) – Turkey
  • Corporate Governance Association of Turkey (TKYD), Board Member and General Secretary of the Board, Corporate Governance Working Group and responsible for the Dispute Resolution Working Group and the Association’s Communications and Publications
  • TEİD, Ethics and Reputation Society 
  • 1907 Fenerbahçe Association

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 

  • LBR - The Dispute Resolution Review, 8th Ed. Turkey (2016), “Turkey: Introduction to Dispute Resolution Framework”
  • Chambers Country Practice Guides - International Arbitration, Chapter on Turkey (2016)
  • ILO - Employments & Benefits Newsletter-Turkey, "Modifications Planned in Labor Law Proceedings" (January 2016)
  • ILO - Employments & Benefits Newsletter-Turkey,"Mediation For Employment Related Disputes" (September 2015)
  • ILO - Employments & Benefits Newsletter-Turkey, "What is a solidartiy fee and why do unions not like it?" (April 2015)
  • ILO - Employments & Benefits Newsletter- Turkey, "Employer associations: how effective are they?" (March 2015) 
  • LBR - The Dispute Resolution Review, 7th Ed. Turkey (2015), “Turkey: Introduction to Dispute Resolution Framework” 

PRESENTATIONS, SPEECHES & INTERVIEWS  

  • IBA Litigation Forum (2014), Speaker
  • TKYD, Effective Dispute Resolution (2014), Speaker 
  • GfK Group, Gesellschaft für Konsumforschung  (Society for Consumer Research, Germany’s largest market research institute), RepMan Forum Program  “Transparency and Reputation from Corporate Governance Perspectives” (2014), Panelist
  • Collection of Evidence – IBA Annual Litigation Forum (2014), Speaker