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About Mert

Mert is a consultant in the Aerospace team.

Mert handles a wide variety of commercial litigation and insurance matters in various jurisdictions, including air carrier’s and airport’s liability, aviation product liability and coverage disputes. He also regularly advises aviation entities on non-contentious issues such as contractual wordings including terms and conditions of carriage, risk management and regulatory matters. He is handling/has handled, on behalf of insurers and reinsurers, a number of high profile multi-jurisdictional disputes and major accidents.

Mert is recommended by Chambers and other leading legal and aerospace publications and has been named in the International “Who’s Who” of Aviation Lawyers. Peers hold Mert Hifzi in high esteem and laud him as “one of the biggest players globally for aviation insurance matters.” He is frequently sought out for his expertise on both contentious and non-contentious mandates, and has an impressive breadth of experience in handling high-profile, multi-jurisdictional cases. Mert Hifzi is a very well-known and respected name in the aviation insurance sphere. Clients say that he “has aviation insurance sewn up” and is “extremely strong in all areas”. Another source insisted: “I cannot rate him highly enough – on every level. He’s full of integrity and deals well with the pressure of highly complex claims.”