Ezgi Babur von Schwander

ezgibabur@erdem-erdem.av.tr
Ezgi Babur von Schwander

Ezgi Babur von Schwander is Of Counsel in the Dispute Resolution Department of Erdem&Erdem. Babur von Schwander has more than five years of experience in the areas of arbitration and litigation, and she primarily focuses on litigation of commercial disputes, administrative lawsuits, and arbitration proceedings before various arbitration institutions, as well as ensuring the coordination in the lawsuits initiated in foreign countries by or against clients.

Babur von Schwander obtained her LL.M. degree at the University of Chicago Law School in 2013; then she was successful at the New York State Bar Examination, and she got admitted to New York State Bar Association in October 2014.

Additionally, she works in the areas of recognition and enforcement of foreign court judgments and arbitral awards in Turkey.

Illustrative Recent Representations

  • Representation of the Claimant in an International Chamber of Commerce (“ICC”) arbitration between the Colombian subsidiary of a Turkish company, and a Colombian company active in mining sector
  • Representation of a Turkish Super League football club in an ICC arbitration in a dispute with its former sponsor from Dubai
  • Representation of a Turkish Super League football club in a Court of Arbitration for Sport (“CAS”) arbitration in a dispute with its former head coach
  • Representation of a Turkish glass manufacturer company in an ICC arbitration in a dispute with its former distributor from Germany
  • Representation of a Turkish glass manufacturer company in an Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ITOTAM) arbitration in a dispute with its client from Ukraine
  • Representation of clients in recognition and enforcement proceedings of foreign judgments and arbitral awards before Turkish courts
  • Representation of a company active in energy sector and its subsidiaries in various lawsuits arising from commercial relationships and administrative lawsuits
  • Consultancy to a company active in tobacco production and marketing sector in various administrative lawsuits
  • Representation of an association active in education sector in the application processes before the Turkish Constitutional Court and the European Court of Human Rights
  • Coordination works between foreign counsels and clients, in the litigation proceedings of clients which are pursued in foreign jurisdictions

Education

  • University of Chicago Law School, LL.M.
  • Galatasaray University, Law Faculty
  • Ankara Ataturk Anatolian High School
  • Ankara Private Tevfik Fikret High School

Languages: Turkish, English, French, German

Recognition

“Based on Mondaq users readership, Ezgi Babur is ranked as Very Popular in Turkey for Court Procedure”

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Memberships

  • Istanbul Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Young ISTAC
  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum
  • Young International Arbitration Group
  • Galatasaray University Alumni Association