Vedder Thinking | News Mehtap Cevher Conti Joins Vedder Price as Of Counsel
Vedder Price is pleased to announce that Mehtap Cevher Conti has joined the firm’s Global Transportation Finance practice today as Of Counsel in the firm’s New York office.
Ms. Cevher Conti’s experience includes the representation of borrowers, lenders and equity sources in a wide variety of secured debt transactions, export credit agency-supported transactions, revolving credit facilities, portfolio acquisitions, joint ventures, asset-backed structured financings and securitizations. She has handled numerous private placements of debt as well as Rule 144A and other capital markets facilities.
“We are looking forward to having Mehtap join our Global Transportation Finance team in our New York office. Her experience with sophisticated cross-border structured financing, which includes export credit and asset-backed financings, will be a great complement to our practice, and highly useful to our clients, particularly in the aviation, shipping and rail sectors” said Dean Gerber, Chair of Vedder Price’s Global Transportation Finance team and Board of Directors member.
Prior to joining Vedder Price, Ms. Cevher Conti was an associate in the New York office of White & Case LLP.
Ms. Cevher Conti earned her J.D. from Boston College Law School and her B.A. degree in Economics from Koç University in Istanbul, Turkey. She is fluent in Turkish.