Simay Cilingir


Trainee Advocate | Malta

Simay Cilingir is a Trainee Advocate within Ganado Advocates’ insurance team. In her role at the firm, she works closely in assisting insurance clients on a wide range of legal matters related to corporate and transactional matters as well as navigating the complexities of insurance regulations.

Simay previously formed part of the corporate department at Ganado as well as the shipping department. She assisted clients on matters such as company incorporation and liquidations, corporate due diligence processes as well as corporate reorganisations. She has also closely worked in assisting shipping clients on matters such as ship registration, company formation for shipping organisations and others legal matters relating to shipping.


English, French, Maltese, Turkish

Career & education

  • Ganado Advocates, Trainee Advocate: 2022
  • Master of Laws (LLM) in Maritime Law, 2022 (University of Southampton, United Kingdom)
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) in International and European Law, 2021 (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)