Managing Partner since 2007
OZGE HAKDAN ERGUC born in 1984 she graduated from the Faculty of Law, the University of Bahcesehir in Istanbul in 2007 and has been working as a qualified lawyer in Ozturk&Partners Law Office.
She has worked in our firm during her law studies as an assistant while she had her basic flying lessons as a junior pilot. Hakdan has also been on the physical side of aviation since 1996 and translated several aviation law materials for the use of aviation lawyers.
She is presently focused on the laws and aspects of doing business in the People’s Republic of China.
She began her training for being a qualified lawyer in our firm in July 2007 and has been working mainly in aviation law, corporate law, and international commercial law with a particular emphasis on business and investment in PRC, transport law, bankruptcy law, and contracts law.
She has participated the seminars of Holman Fenwick & Willian on “Key Issues for Turkish Shipping”, seminar of Howrey Law Firm and EC Harris on “International Commercial Arbitration Trends 2007” and Arbitration and Mediation Conferences which was organized by British-Turkish Lawyers Association in Istanbul in March 2008,International Private Law Arbitration Seminar organized by Savings Deposit Insurance Fund (SDIF) in Istanbul in February 2009, seminars of Istanbul Bar Association on “Air Carrier’s Liability In Accordance with Transportation and Insurance Law” and “Renewable Energy” in Istanbul in June 2009, “10th Transportation Forum” organized by Turkey Ministry of Transport in Istanbul in October 2009, Global Justice Forum in New York in October 2009,American Bar Association The Aviation and Space Law Committee meeting about Aviation Practice Law in Washington DC in October 2009, The Proposed EU Regulation On Air Accident Investigation; The Criminalisation Of Air Accidents and The “Just Culture” Conference of Royal Aeronautical Society in London in April 2010, The New Turkish Commercial Code Seminar of Istanbul Bilgi University in April 2011, The New Turkish Civil Procedure Law Seminar of Istanbul Bar Association in December 2011, The International Conference on “Sales Contracts Under the New Turkish Code of Obligations and the CISG” of Istanbul Kemerburgaz University in April 2012, The Montreal Convention Seminar of Koc University in June 2012, Turkey-China Law Summit “Reopening the Silk Road in the Legal Dialogue between Turkey and China” in Marmara University in June 2012.
She speaks Turkish, English, and Chinese (beginner).
Member of Istanbul Bar Association (Turkey), American Bar Association (ABA), Samsun Arbitration Association, Samsun Turkish-American Association, Black Sea Aviation Club.