Mr. Şimşek is a senior associate lawyer with the focus on project development and project finance practice as well as corporate and contractual matters. He provides legal services in various areas including banking & finance, mergers & acquisitions and cross border transactions both in public and private sector. Mr. Şimşek took part in, and currently working on, various projects including large scale PPP projects in energy sector and infrastructure projects in transportation sector for both project development and project finance phases.
Mr. Şimşek’s area of expertise covers advising borrowers and lenders in project finance deals, incorporation and structuring of SPVs, drafting and negotiating the contracts in project finance and corporate finance structure, assisting in arranging, negotiating and financial closing of facility agreements as well as security agreements, direct agreements, shareholder support agreements and debt assumption agreements. Mr. Şimşek also has professional experience in other project-related transactions such as drafting and negotiating consultancy agreements, supply agreements, EPC contracts and O&M contracts.