About us

HERDEM Attorneys at Law (“HERDEM”) is an Istanbul based law firm that engages multinational transactions to support business objectives and to transact business in the burgeoning and developing economic environment of Turkey. The firm mainly focuses on transactions, deals and provides arbitration services with added advantage of combination of lawyers, counsels, finance and the project experts which enables the firm to handle the issues from different perspectives in a unique form of legal practice.

HERDEM assists companies in numerous industries as having special focus on aerospace&defense, technology, renewables, medical assistance, pharmaceuticals and regularly represents clients in foreign trade-related matters with significant emphasis to achieve practical and workable solutions. National and multi-national companies have engaged the firm in establishing and maintaining transactions critical to efficient and productive international operations.

HERDEM has significant experience in advising clients on best practices in the development and delivery of policies and procedures, training, and the risk assessments in regulated markets.

Today, HERDEM is proud to make a contribution to legal and business community with hundreds of legal articles and the industrial reports providing an opportunity for more in-depth discussions on key issues in frame of the controversial impacts of changing business world.

Contact details

Herdem Law, Balmumcu Mah. Gaziumurpasa Sok. Bimar Plaza No:38 Kat:4 Beşiktaş  34349 İstanbul, Turkey

T: +90 212 288 4959

Key contact(s)

Şafak Herdem, Managing Partner: 


M: +90 532 281 4663


1 country
in 2012

Areas of expertise

  • Banking & Finance
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Aviation & Aerospace
  • Compliance
  • Projects
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Labor & Employment
  • International Trade
  • Health & Pharmaceutical

Visit our website for more information: herdem.av.tr/

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