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Alican Babalioglu

Alican Babalioglu


T +90 212 401 42 70
YBK Law Firm
Süzer Plaza
Askerocağı Caddesi No:6 Kat:15 D:1502
34367 Elmadağ/Şişli - Istanbul
Languages Turkish, French, English

Alican Babalıoğlu is a partner and co-founder of Yalçın Babalıoğlu Boso Attorney Partnership*. 

Focused on corporate and M&A, private equity, capital markets and competition law, Alican advises a wide range of leading corporates (multinational and domestic), as well as private equity funds, on transactional and regulatory matters with respect to their acquisitions or divestments in Turkey.

Alican has substantial experience in working on complex cross-border M&A transactions, particularly in the real estate and construction, infrastructure, energy and banking sectors.  Prior to joining the Firm, Alican spent over 10 years working for an international law firm, which included a four year tenure in their London office where he focussed on cross-border M&A transactions and securities offerings. Alican is a member of the Istanbul Bar.

*CMS has an association with Yalçın Babalıoğlu Boso Attorney Partnership

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  • 2006 – LLM, School of Law, Columbia University, USA
  • 2002 – LLB, Faculty of Law, University of Galatasaray, Turkey
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  • Alican is a member of the Istanbul Bar.
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