The Legal 500 awarded rankings to Moroğlu Arseven in seven practice areas for 2015, also recognizing Işık Özdoğan individually as a Leading Individual in the Intellectual Property field. The Legal 500 ranks the firm in Tier 2 for its work in Intellectual Property, Dispute Resolution, and Energy, as well as Tier 3 for Corporate and M&A, plus Employment. The firm is ranked in Tier 4 for its work in Banking, Finance, and Capital Markets, as well as Competition. Eight senior staff members receive recognition by name for their work across a diverse range of practice areas.
Intellectual Property clients commented Moroğlu Arseven is “one of the best in the market for trade mark prosecution”. Partner, Işik Özdoğan, is deemed to be “excellent at handling trade mark and copyright litigation”, while Counsel, Ezgi Baklacı, is described as displaying “broad expertise and commerciality” in her intellectual property advice.
Clients commented to The Legal 500 that Moroglu Arseven’s Dispute Resolution team shows both “strength-in-depth” and “business acumen”. In particular, The Legal 500 recommends Partners, Dr. E. Seyfi Moroglu and Benan Arseven for dispute resolution matters, as well as Head of Dispute Resolution, Nejla Aydin Özer.
Partner, Benan Arseven, is recommended for his work in the Energy sector, with the firm being ranked for the first time by The Legal 500 with regard to work in the Energy sector.
Speaking about Corporate and M&A work, one client commented that Moroğlu Arseven “combines in-depth knowledge with timely, to-the-point opinions”. Key contacts in this area are identified as Partners, Dr. E. Seyfi Moroğlu, Benan Arseven, as well as the “knowledgeable and smart” Burcu Tuzcu Ersin.
The Legal 500 describes Moroğlu Arseven’s Employment client-base as “a healthy mix of domestic and international clients”, ranking Moroğlu Arseven for the first time for work in this area. The firm’s Head of Employment, İpek Ünlü Tik, is recognized in particular.
Finally, The Legal 500 recognizes recruitment of competition law specialist, Bora İkiler, as expanding the firm’s capacity in this practice area. Accordingly, The Legal 500 ranks Moroğlu Arseven for the first time for its Competition work.
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