Prof. Dr. Emre Gökyayla is a specialist in Turkish law of obligations, copyright law, construction law, property law and family law. He has acted as sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator and the president in numerous ad hoc and administered international arbitral proceedings under the ISTAC and TOBB arbitration rules.
Prof. Dr. Gökyayla is particularly experienced in disputes arising from construction contracts and copyright law.
Prof. Dr. Gökyayla advises Turkish and foreign clients in various aspect of Turkish civil law.
Prof. Dr. Gökyayla is the Head of Department of the Civil Law Department of the Faculty of Law at Bahcesehir University and part-time professor at Galatasaray University Faculty of Law.
Prof. Dr. Gökyayla regularly contributes as speaker or moderator in conferences on Turkish civil law, copyrihgt law, construction law.
Prof. Dr. Gökyayla is the author or co-author of the following books:
Transfer of Copyright (1st 2000, 2nd Ed 2001),
Compensation of Loss of Support ( 2004)
Liability under Highway Trafic Law no. 2918 (1999 with Prof.Dr. Ayşe Havutçu).
Attorney-fee and Termination of Contract of Mandate (2007).
Variation and Additional Works in Construction Conract (2009)
Filmmaking Contract (2015)
Law of Obligations- Special Provisions (19th Edn. since 2010 with Prof. Dr. Aydın ZEVKLİLER).
Law of Obligations- General Provisions (4th Edn. since 2010 with Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Hatemi).
Turkish Code of Obligations Istanbul Commentary, 2019 Art. 53-55; 339;
Annotated Turkish Code of Obligations and Civil Law, 1st 2019