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PRACTICES

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Intellectual Property
  • Tax Litigation
  • General Corporate
  • Administrative Law
  • Litigation  

INDUSTRIES 

  • Retail
  • Life Sciences
  • Logistics
  • Consumer Goods
  • Health Care
  • Technology

EDUCATION 

  • Istanbul Bilgi University, LL.M., 2008 
  • Istanbul University, Faculty of Law, Bachelor of Law Degree, 2002

BAR ADMISSIONS 

  •  Istanbul Bar Association (Turkey) 

LANGUAGES 

  • English, German

Ms. Bige Yücel

Partner 

Bige Yücel is a partner in the Dispute Resolution and Commercial Department of Hergüner Bilgen Özeke.  She specializes in commercial litigation, intellectual prooerty, unfair competition and employment law issues. She has an extensive background in individual and collective labor dispute resolution, having negotiated many successful high-profile collective bargaining agreements. She also provides legal advice to commercial clients on general corporate law matters.

MEMBERSHIP AND AFFILIATIONS 

  • Ethical Values Center Association, Member
  • Alumni Association of St. George’s  Austrian High School

 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 

  • ILO Employment & Benefits – Turkey, “New Role of Private Employment Agencies for Temporary Work” (July 2016)
  • ILO Employment & Benefits – Turkey, “The Effects of Minimum Wage Increase on Collective Bargaining Agreements” (June 2016)
  • Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Newsletter, “Environmental Protection and Investment Management For BOT PPPs”, (Winter, 2016)
  • ILO Employment & Benefits – Turkey, “What is a solidarity fee and why do unions not like it?”, co-author with H. Tolga Danışman (April 2015)
  • ILO Employment & Benefits – Turkey, “Employer associations: how effective are they?”, co-author with H. Tolga Danışman (March 2015)
  • Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Newsletter, “The Promising Era for Unionization in Turkey”, (Spring 2013) 

RECENT PRESENTATIONS, SPEECHES & INTERVIEWS

  • Manpower "Temporary Business Relationship" Event - (November 2016, Instructor)