Construction and Infrastructure

The construction and infrastructure sectors have been instrumental in the Turkish economy's growth. Erdem & Erdem has been providing legal consultation to holdings, construction companies, contractors, sponsors, subcontractors, engineering companies, suppliers, and real estate investment partnerships for many years, and resolves all types of disputes between project participants.

Erdem & Erdem handles all aspects of real estate and construction transactions, and is frequently involved in all stages of the process, from land acquisition to design, development, and construction. Our legal team has extensive experience in the preparation and negotiation of complicated construction, design, and development contracts. Our construction and infrastructure experts arrange, examine, negotiate, and terminate ordinary partnership and other contracts between administrations, contractors, partners, and subcontractors for all types of construction and infrastructure projects, as well as standard form construction contracts commonly used in international projects such as FIDIC.

We represent our clients in complicated transactions involving both public and private parties in the construction and management of ports, power plants, tourism facilities, shopping malls, motorways, bridges, airports, and hospitals. Our activities in this field include securities, tax, and environmental law, bankruptcy, public procurement, mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, project finance, competition and compliance, and client representation in litigation and arbitration proceedings before various courts and international arbitration forums.

Construction and Infrastructure

Projects Involved

  • Advising an automative parts manufacturer in construction of automobile parts plant in Serbia.
  • Advising a fertilizer company in the construction of an urea plant project
  • Advising a Turkish constuction company that is a subsidiary of a major Turkish conglomerate on financing requirements of the İstanbul 3rd Bridge SPV and its Italian partner’s payment inability due to its concordat process
  • Advising a joint venture company formed by Turkish and Greek partners in the construction of a Mud Digestion and Drying Plant in Izmir.
  • Representing a joint venture company formed by a Turkish and Italian partners, in the project structuring and financing of the first ever PPP project in Turkish healthcare sector for the design, construction and management (of non-core services) of the Kayseri Integrated Health Campus
  • Representing a well known international certification company regarding the Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan pipeline


Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Founder and Senior Partner
Piraye Erdem Piraye Erdem Founder and Managing Partner
Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Partner and Head of Corporate
Süleyman Sevinç Süleyman Sevinç Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution
Mert Karamustafaoğlu Mert Karamustafaoğlu Partner, Competition and Compliance Leader
Alper Uzun Alper Uzun Partner and Mediator
Canan Doksat Canan Doksat Partner and Tax Leader
Didem Adlığ Sönmez Didem Adlığ Sönmez Managing Associate
Ecem Süsoy Uygun Ecem Süsoy Uygun Managing Associate
Rüştü Mert Kaşka Rüştü Mert Kaşka Senior Associate
Duygu Öner Ayçiçek Duygu Öner Ayçiçek Senior Associate
Can Yıldız Can Yıldız Senior Associate
Ece Özsü Ece Özsü Associate
Tolga Sevinir Tolga Sevinir Associate
Ceren Eke Ceren Eke Associate

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