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Lidings announces Ugur Boyacioglu joining the firms’ board of partners

Ugur Boyacioglu which has headed Lidings’ Turkish Desk for the past four years has joined Lidings as a Partner.

Mr. Boyacioglu graduated from Istanbul University with a L.L.M. degree in Public Law and is also admitted with Istanbul Bar Association.

Prior to becoming the Head of the Turkish Desk in 2007 Ugur Boyacioglu has been a practicing advocate in Turkish law representing interests of local as well, as foreign companies in such key sectors including construction, banking, retail, energy, manufacturing and logistics.

Heading the Turkish Desk for four years Ugur Boyacioglu has managed to form an effective mechanism of interaction with Turkish companies in Russia, as well as in Turkey and has been responsible for establishing Lidings as one of the most recognizable and recommended law firms for Turkish business community in Russia.

As at January 2011 Turkish companies comprise more than 20 percent of Lidings’ total client base.

Commenting on this promotion, Managing Partner Sergey Aksenov said: “I am confident that Ugur Boyacioglu’s joining as a Partner will continue to strengthen the quality and range of services we provide to our Turkish clients”.

Ugur Boyacioglu added: “I am proud of what Lidings has achieved over the past four years—in terms of its international client base as well as for our specialist Turkish services— and look forward to continuing to work with what has proved itself to be a highly dynamic team”.