Serkan Çatalpınar

Founding Partner

scatalpinar@kurucuhukuk.com

PERSONAL INFORMATION

After concluding his bachelor degree at Başkent Faculty of Law in 2005, Serkan Çatalpınar has been worked as a legal intern and subsequently associate at Kasaroğlu Law Firm until 2007. Afterwards he moved to Brussels in 2007 to be assigned at PECO at European Bar Associations Council representing the Bar Association. Being as a contract manager of Turkey’s leading construction companies in FIDIC-based projects since 2012, Serkan Çatalpınar has been working as a senior associate at Kurucu Law Offices of which he is a founding partner since July 2015. In addition to his expertise particularly focused on Construction Law (mainly FIDIC), International Trade, Defense Industry and Corporate Law, he has provided legal advice to numerous local and foreign clients since the beginning of his professional life.

Serkan Çatalpınar
Serkan Çatalpınar

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Ankara Bar Association (2007)
  • Member of Ankara Bar Association Lawyer Draft Commission (2009)
  • Ankara Member of The European Law Students’ Association (2009)
  • Member of the Visa-Free European Association (2009)
  • Member of Dispute Resolution Board Foundation
  • TED Ankara College Alumni Association (2010)
  • Member of the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management
  • President of European Union Centre of Ankara Bar Association (2008-2010)
  • Member of the Action Committee of the International Law Congress 2010

LECTURE AND ARTICLES

  • Çankaya University. SEDAM Construction Law & Mediation Specialization Training on FIDIC Contracts and their implementation, Ankara, (Trainer for FIDIC Contracts)
  • Antalya Bilim University, Construction Law Mediation Specialization Training (Trainer)
  • Ibn Haldun Unıversity, Construction Law Mediation Specialization & Party Representation Training (Trainer)

LANGUAGES

  • Turkish (Native)
  • English (Advanced)
  • Portuguese (Intermediate)
  • Arabic (Elementary)
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