About Baris Erkan Celebi

About Barış Erkan Çelebi and his Antalya law firm

  • American Robert College | Graduated in 2011, extensive merit scholarship
  • Krakow Jagiellonian University Faculty of Law | Student exchange program between 2013-2014
  • İstanbul University Faculty of Law | Graduated in 2015
  • Bahçeşehir University Institute of Social Sciences | Ongoing master’s studies


Baris Erkan Celebi is an English-speaking lawyer who specializes in offering reliable legal counsel to international investors in Turkey. His boutique law firm in Antalya is referred by several embassies and consulates in Turkey, including the United States Embassy.

Baris Erkan Celebi started his career by practicing law in İstanbul’s major law firms, specifically in the fields of maritime law & shipping law, corporate law,liability law, contract law and insurance & reinsurance. He traveled to all around Europe to provide international investors with legal counsel and representation, before establishing his own law practice in Antalya.

Today Antalya lawyer Baris Erkan Celebi specializes primarily in corporate law, international commercial law, real estate law, immigration law and contract law. At the core of his business conduct is top-notch client care which aims to assist the clients with conveniently navigating through Turkish legal norms and practices, all in professional-level English.

Barış Erkan Çelebi | Antalya Lawyer

Baris Erkan Celebi is currently continuing his master’s studies in Bahcesehir University where he is writing his master’s thesis on law of yachts. Aside from numerous informative texts he routinely posts to keep his clients informed on legal norms, he also published several legal articles in several international magazines and on his website, including:

  • New Citizenship-by-Investment Program & Lowered Investment Amounts in Turkey (Link)
  • Shipowner’s Right to Limit Liability and Breaking the Limitation Under The 1976 London Convention (Link)
  • Shareholders’ Prohibition of Competition in Joint-Stock Companies (Link)
  • UN Conference on Contracts for The International Sale of Goods Dated 1980 (CISG) (Link)
  • Expert Witness in Turkish Law (Link)


“The magistrates are the ministers for the laws, the judges their interpreters, the rest of us are servants of the law, that we all may be free.” - Marcus Tulius Cicero