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Anıl Tanyıldız

Anıl Tanyıldız


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Anıl Tanyıldız is an international attorney working as an associate in the mergers and acquisitions group in White&Case’s Houston office. His practice includes a broad range of business transactions in the areas of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity, and project development across the energy sector. He is also experienced in international and domestic dispute resolution in both the United States and Turkey. He has broad knowledge in the area of enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and judgments in Turkey, and in private international law.


Mr. Tanyildiz has published articles in the areas of international commercial arbitration and private international law, and he wrote the master’s thesis entitled “Public Policy in Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in Turkey Under the Judgments of the Court of Appeals.” In addition, while he was a Juris Doctor student at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, he worked on and collected data for studies related to domestic arbitration law in the United States, which were cited and covered by national media outlets, including Time Magazine and Bloomberg.


Mr. Tanyildiz studied law in both the United States and Turkey, and he holds primary and master’s degrees in law from both countries. His dual training and experience in the civil and common law jurisdictions allow him to understand the differences between various legal systems and advice accordingly.


He graduated in the top of the common law class from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law’s Juris Doctor program, and he was the only student who graduated summa cum laude in his LLM class at Loyola. During law school, he was a member of the Loyola Law Review, where his case note was selected for publication.




Juris Doctor, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, magna cum laude, 2018.

Master of Laws, Yeditepe University Faculty of Law, honors, 2018.

Master of Laws, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, summa cum laude, 2016.

Bachelor of Laws, Yeditepe University Faculty of Law, 2013.




Hogan Lovells US, LLP, Houston, TX

Irwin Fritchie Urquhart & Moore, LLC, New Orleans, LA

Entergy Corporation, New Orleans, LA

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, New Orleans, LA

Informatik Information Technologies Inc,. Istanbul, Turkey

Fidan & Özkoç Law Firm, Istanbul, Turkey




Istanbul Bar Association




International Chamber of Commerce - Young Arbitrators Forum

London Court of International Arbitration - Young International Arbitration Group

Istanbul Arbitration Centre - Young ISTAC

American Society of International Law


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