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Ebru Somran

Senior Associate

Ebru Somran was born in 1986 in Istanbul. She graduated from the Austrian High School in 2005 and from the Koç University Law Faculty in 2010. She is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association since 2011. Ebru Somran speaks both German and English fluently.
Ebru is a litigator with emphasis on shipping cases, both wet and dry. She has assisted Feyzi Erçin in all of his P&I Club related work and is particularly involved with defence of pollution cases on behalf of UK and Scandinavian clubs and experienced in the defence of Owners. Ebru is also the senior associate in the Firm’s arbitration team and has successfully defended Austrian interests as Plaintiffs’ counsel in a Turkish arbitration.
Her corporate experience focuses on ship finance and her experience includes drafting and reviewing loan agreements and security documents. In particular, she is experienced in drafting mortgage agreements along with the additional security documents and in registration of mortgages under Turkish and foreign ship registries. Ebru also deals with the purchase of private and commercial yachts and the applications for registrations of the same within and outside Turkey. She is also involved in reviewing and drafting general commercial contracts in various sectors including but not limited to transport and warehousing, rental, employment for local and international clients.
Ebru recently spent two months at a well-known London law firm and is a senior associate of Erçin Bilgin Bektaşoğlu.