Practice Areas

Şengüler & Şengüler is recognised as a leading Turkish law firm which this year celebrated 18 years in business.

Jonathan W. Blythe and Selçuk Şengüler were the firm’s founding partners and they brought a unique blend of international and local experience. Following the sad loss of Selçuk Şengüler the firm now has three partners; Jonathan W. Blythe, Gül Şengüler and Sevim Nihan Yiğit.

The firm was originally known for its strong energy, M&A and corporate law practices. This scope has now expanded so that the firm provides general legal support to manly foreign investors across a number of sectors. The firm has also developed a good track record in litigation. Typical clients are multinational, some well established locally, some acquiring Turkish businesses, with others setting up JVs or new entities. However, we also service an increasing number of Turkish clients seeking to invest abroad or in the region.

It is the firm’s aim to provide clear, simple and effective commercially orientated legal advice. We make efforts to understand the client’s business so that we can ensure we are really providing advice which works. Our services cover a range of sectors and clients include many blue-chip multinationals, financial institutions and public companies.

The firm has a small office in Ankara, Turkey’s capital, which serves the needs of clients who require to deal with Central Government and the public sector.

Şengüler & Şengüler provides legal services in both English and Turkish advising clients across a broad spectrum of industries including energy, tourism and leisure, banking, telecoms, construction, aviation, IT, retail and industrial.

Our particular focus are as follows and on all aspects of commercial law including the following: