Abdülkadir Güzeloğlu

Partner
Practice Areas
Abdülkadir Güzeloğlu, a partner at Güzeloğlu Attorneys at law, is an internationally trained lawyer specialized in international arbitration proceedings involving commercial, investment and sports disputes. 

He holds an LL.M. degree in International Contracts and Arbitration from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland where he graduated with high distinction. He pursued academic studies in relation to commercial and investment arbitration as well as sports justice system in Turkey.  Currently, he is a Ph.D. Candidate at University of Neuchatel in Sports Law and Arbitration.

In 2016, he completed Kadir Has University Sports Law and Management program with success where he was awarded with full scholarship due to his achievement in the entry examination, obtaining the highest score. 

He advises his clients on their international transactions and drafts comprehensive commercial contracts. Moreover, by virtue of his expertise in international arbitration, he represents his clients in disputes primarily in connection with construction works, investment and cross-border trade taking place in different parts of the world.


He provides legal consultancy services both for Turkish and international clients, ranging from local businesses to multinational companies and diplomatic missions.


Education
Ph.D. Candidate in International Arbitration and Sports Law, Neuchatel University, Switzerland, 2017
LL.M in International Contracts and Arbitration, Fribourg University, Switzerland, 2016 (Magna cum laude)
LL.B at Bahçeşehir University, Turkey, 2013
Legal English Program at Northeastern University, Boston, USA, 2009
High School, Kabatas Erkek High School, Turkey, 2008

Publications and Articles
“International Arbitration”, Turkey Chapter of Global Legal Insights 2nd Edition, 2016.


Professional affiliations

Union of the Turkish Bar Associations
Istanbul Bar Association
Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)
The Young Arbitrators Forum of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Swiss Arbitration Association below 40
Russian Arbitration Association 40

Languages

Turkish and English