Burçin BarlasLawyer / Founding Partner
Burçin Barlas is the founding partner of Barlas Law Firm. He has extensive knowledge and experience in real estate law, commercial and corporate law, contracts law, energy law, foreign investor law, restructuring of institutions and labor law. Before establishing Barlas Law Firm which is a member of Istanbul Bar Association, IBA, Turkish-British Chamber of Industry and Commerce and American Chamber of Industry and Commerce and standing in the reference list of the Consulate General of Australia in Istanbul, Burçin Barlas has been involved in a number of national and international restructuring projects, including many legal review projects, urban regeneration projects, finance, construction, insurance and real estate projects. Burçin Barlas provides consultancy to his clients on the establishment of all kinds of subsidiaries, including limited liability companies, joint stock companies and REICs (Real Estate Investment Trusts). Completing the 72-hour real estate law training provided by Saba Özmen, Burçin Barlas continues to participate in new trainings as well.
Before establishing Barlas Law Firm, Burçin Barlas served as a Consultant Lawyer in PriceWaterhouseCoopers Legal Department. Burçin Barlas, the leader, and his team who founded Barlas Law Firm 8 years ago today consists of 7 people and they are the legal advisors of more than 500 people and institutions. After graduating from Feyziye Schools Foundation Nişantaşı Özel Işık High School which he had full scholarship for 13 years, Burçin Barlas graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Law and completed his masters in European Union Law at Stockholm University with a full scholarship from the Swedish Government. Burçin Barlas, who also has the certificate of expert and mediator speaks both English and German fluently besides Turkish.