International Commercial Law , International Trade , Aviation
The founding partner of Günay & Erdoğan Attorneys at Law, Yavuz Selim Günay has extensive experience in law of contracts, international commercial law, dispute resolution and arbitration, mergers and acquisitions, technology law, defense and aerospace law, international sanctions and export control, intellectual property law.
Yavuz Selim Günay provides strategic legal services to his local and international clients. He also represents Turkish clients investing abroad. With an LL.B Degree from Bilkent University, and LL.M Degrees from both London School of Economics and Gazi University, before founding Günay&Erdoğan he served as the Head of Legal and Contracts of a leading Turkish defense and IT company.
Günay Erdoğan Attorneys-at-Law is a full-service boutique law firm, providing high quality legal services by combining experience with academic knowledge. The firm is based in Ankara and İstanbul. It provides legal services in a large spectrum of law to its national and international clients. The firm offers creative, innovative, and practical business resolutions tailored to its clients’ needs. Providing a high level and personalized attention to all its clients is top priority for the Firm.
Günay & Erdoğan and its team have vast experience working with clients in many different sectors, understanding their businesses and supporting them on their local and international endeavors. The firm’s clientele includes international tech companies, foreign capital enterprises, and Turkish based companies looking to expand their business abroad as well as foreign companies wishing to do business in Turkey.
With experience and proficiency, Günay & Erdoğan drafts commercial agreements and carries out negotiation processes for all commercial contracts in national and international manners. These contracts can be exemplified as purchase and sale contracts, agency/representation contracts, distributorship agreements, franchise agreements, public tender agreements, lease agreements, confidentiality agreements, joint venture agreements, employment agreements, consultancy agreements of which our clients are in need. The firm also provides consultancy services in customs procedures specific to international trade, export, and import transactions. The team supports its clients in managing their relations with manufacturers, dealers, suppliers, and distributors as well.
Günay & Erdoğan provides legal support in international sanctions and export control processes and represents its clients before relevant public institutions concerning the national and international contracts that require unique expertise.
The firm supports its clients for compliance with national and international legislation related to the defense industry, import and export processes, including the US International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the US Export Administration Regulation (EAR).
The team has significant experience in international trade sanctions, which are particularly important in certain sectors. In this context, Günay & Erdoğan offers services to its clients with international law firms. The firm cooperates with export control, the US International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and the US Export Administration Regulation (EAR) regarding the establishment of a compliance program and possible disputes on the matters of international sanctions