Dr. Levent Bilgi is a counsel at the Istanbul office of CMS. Before joining CMS, he worked at the Istanbul office of an international law firm, where he headed the German-Austrian desk. As a dual-qualified lawyer, he is admitted to practise as an attorney-at-law in both Turkey (Avukat) and Germany (Rechtsanwalt). He advises a broad range of domestic and multinational clients on international commercial law, trade and corporate law and public economic law. Levent Bilgi specialises in the energy sector and infrastructure projects and is especially active in renewable energy, privatisations, private finance initiatives (PFI), public private partnerships (PPP) and Private Finance 2 (PF2).
He received a Doctor of Law degree (Dr. iur.) in Germany and graduated in law from Ruhr-Universität Bochum and Dokuz Eylul University.