Serkan Gül

Partner, Hergüner Bilgen Özeke

Serkan Gül is a partner at Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership where he heads the firm's Real Estate practice group. As one of the most respected names in the Turkish Real Estate sector, he is highly praised for his practical, solutions-based approach to complex transactions involving multiple stakeholders and regulatory authorities as well as his significant involvement in real estate-based organizations in Turkey such as the Association of Real Estate Companies and Real Estate Investment Companies and the Centre for Strategic Thinking in Real Estate.

To help ease the long and cumbersome process that often coincides with Real Estate transactions, Serkan advises clients in every aspect of their deals, including asset and share deals, from the project's inception to completion to ensure the smoothest course is taken to reach the most desirable results. He has extensive experience in real estate investment funds and trusts, sale and leaseback transactions, construction, and zoning and permitting, in deals that include residential properties, offices, shopping centres, hotels, and port facilities. Serkan`s real estate experience has been very instrumental for our firm to be able to offer one stop shop service for large scale infrastructure projects.

In addition to his extensive practical experience, Serkan has authored numerous articles on Real Estate in Turkey, the most recent of which include the articles “Investment of a lifetime: Acquisition of Turkish Citizenship Through Real Estate Investment” in the Hergüner Bilgen Özeke Newsletter Winter/Spring 2020, “Commercial Real Estate in Turkey: Overview” for Thomson Reuters, and the Turkish Real Estate Section of the World Law Forum Report on COVID-19.