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Mehtap Payne Joins Guden Law Firm as Head of Maritime Law

Mehtap Payne Joins Guden Law Firm as Head of Maritime Law

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Mehtap Payne has joined Turkey's Guden Law Firm as its new Senior Legal Counsel and Head of Maritime Law.

Before joining the Guden Law Firm, Payne spent two years as a Business Analyst at JP Morgan Chase and then almost three years as a trainee and then a Solicitor at the Lester Aldridge law firm, both in the United Kingdom. According to the Guden International Law Firm, she specializes in Maritime and International Trade law, and she "will also lead the firm's international team and assist the Founding Partner Ali Guden with the firm’s global expansion plans."

According to the firm, she "has acted for clients ranging from wealthy individuals to publicly listed companies in a variety of sectors. Having previously worked for one of the major financial institutions and one of the top 200 law firms in the UK, Mehtap brings with her a unique insight, a wealth of commercial experience and an analytical level of understanding to her work by not just being a Solicitor, but also being a Business Consultant and Analyst. She is regularly instructed in dealing with shipping disputes, contractual disputes, and various aspects of other contentious and non-contentious matters.

“Mehtap has a robust commercial practice, and we are delighted to welcome her to our firm," said Guden Law Firm Founding Partner Ali Guden. "Her arrival adds a new dimension to our international team and demonstrates our commitment to support the firm’s growth in the international arena.”

Guden at a Glance

Guden is an international law firm based in Istanbul and London with years of experience in providing legal services at worldwide standards. It was found in 2012 by Ali Guden who is a dual qualified lawyer and solicitor in Turkey and a England & Wales and a CEDR accredited mediator.

Guden together with his partners have got more than 20 years experience and provide legal services particularly in arbitration & dispute resolution, corporate and commercial law , information technology law and business immigration law . W e provide legal consultation and services in various fields, particularly but not limited to foreign business persons and companies with their international disputes, incorporating a company in Turkey and regional disputes they may be facing in Turkey. Furthermore, we provide legal services to Turkish entrepreneurs and companies with their domestic and abroad investments and businesses.

We advise top international and local companies, business entities and individuals and offer our services in key legal areas such as Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, Corporate & Commercial Law, International Business Incorporation & Commercial Litigation, International Corruption & Anti-Bribery Legislation Compliance, Internet & Technology Law, UK & TR Business Immigration Law and Personal Data Protection Law Compliance.

Guden is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association, The Law Society England and Wales, The British Chamber of Commerce in Turkey (BCCT) and a founder member of Worldwide Lawyers Association (WLA) LLP, an international law association headquartered in London. WLA LLP was founded by commercial law firms in the most significant jurisdictions around the world including Switzerland, France, Italy, Portugal, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Russia, South Korea, India, Tunus, United States of America, Kuwait and United Kingdom.
For further information about Guden International Law Firm, please visit our website at www.guden.av.tr.