Eda Demirel is a German qualified corporate lawyer admitted with the New York Bar (US) and Senior Courts of England and Wales. She leads DLA Piper’s global International Corporate Reorganizations practice and as such, advises mainly multi-nationals. Eda specializes in the design and implementation of complex international corporate reorganizations, often triggered by a merger, carve-out/ spin-off, legal entity rationalization or regulatory change. Working closely with multidisciplinary teams from across the firm, Eda coordinates an optimal delivery of our clients' projects in a cost-effective and efficient way.
Eda has lived and worked in New York, Geneva and London, working for leading professional services and law firms. She speaks English, French, German and Turkish.
Advising a global food processing and commodities trading corporation on optimizing its organizational structure in more than 30 jurisdictions.
Advising a leading US business consulting and software development company on several post-merger integrations, involving on average more than 30 jurisdictions.
Advising a leading German automotive corporation on its cash repatriation to help restructure business operations involving more than 50 jurisdictions.
Advising a major US-based multi-national oil and gas corporation on its business optimisation structure involving more than 30 jurisdictions.
Advising the world's largest package delivery company on its business optimization structure involving more than 30 jurisdictions.
IIT - Chicago Kent College of Law: LL.M. in International and Comparative Law
Universität zu Kӧln, Faculty of Law, Cologne, Germany: Juris Doctor
England & Wales
Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Attorney-at-law admitted with the Supreme Court of New York