Burcu Yılmaz Sayılgan is the founder of Burcu Yılmaz Sayılgan Law Office. Burcu is an English speaking lawyer assisting both local and foreign clients and firms, in a wide range of legal areas which include both consultancy and litigation in Fethiye, Seydikemer, Göcek, Dalaman, Kalkan, Kas areas.
Burcu went to high school at American Collegiate Institute in İzmir where she learned English. Having previously received a Bachelor of Science degree (with honours) in Management and Marketing from the University of Manchester and also being qualified in translation, Burcu is fluent in English.
After studying management and marketing, Burcu studied law at Bahcesehir University in İstanbul as a career change. Prior to studying and practicing law Burcu started her career as an advisor in multiple international property agencies located in the South of Turkey. This enabled her to be sharp and efficient in conveyancing.
Burcu has a lot of experience in real estate law and inheritance law As a consequence, she has helped and litigated numerous matters on property and inheritance law, and has been able to meet the special requirements of every individual client.
Burcu understands that Turkish Law can be confusing for expats with local partners. She has assisted many expats in overcoming complex family matters. Whether it is a contested divorce or a non-contested divorce, Burcu can help you for both of the procedures.
Burcu has successfully represented clients in all aspects of offensive defensive accident-compensation cases and criminal law.
Before returning to her hometown of Fethiye and establishing her own law office, Burcu worked in numerous leading law firms in İstanbul advising and litigating for some of the most respected, international companies which widened her understanding of commercial law. Since then she has had a high rate of client satisfaction.
Turkish citizenship application is also amongst Burcu’s work field. Until now she has helped many foreigners to get Turkish citizenship by investment.
Burcu prides herself in updating her clients regularly, being result oriented, being efficient, sharp and ethical. Delivering high quality legal services, accountability, efficiency and professionalism are her main principles.
Her main goal is to save her clients’ time and money as well as protecting their rights. Burcu’s last name “Yilmaz” means indomitable which is definitely reflected on her character making her such a match for being a lawyer.