Cem Topdemir


Cem Topdemir

Senior Partner

Summary Profile
Mr. Topdemir is a senior partner the head of the Employment Department at TILEGAL.

His practice focuses on labor law, foreign law, insurance law and commercial law.

He has extensive experience in dealing with individual and collective labour law, and social security law matters, and advising on both contentious and non-contentious law matters. He offers legal guidance on complex legal issues, such as those that can arise in large-scale cross border transactions or outsourcing projects, as well as challenging restructuring projects and subsequent dismissals.

He provides legal advice to Turkish and international clients from diverse industry sectors. He represents clients in their dealings and disputes with employees, unions and governmental entities from various sectors.

Mr. Topdemir is also known with his expertise in administrative litigation matters. In particular he is highly respected with his expertise in Public Procurement Law, Zoning Law and Environmental Law. He has led various annulment cases regarding environmental impact assessment reports before Administrative Courts.

Mr. Topdemir is a graduate of Istanbul University and holds an LL.M. degree in Insurance Law at the Istanbul University. He is a member of Istanbul Bar Association since 2000.

Mr. Topdemir was admitted to practice in 2000.

Istanbul University (2003)
LL.M. in Insurance Law
Istanbul University (1999)


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