Gokce Attorney Partnership is an Istanbul based law firm offering a broad range of legal services to meet the needs of its diverse client base. We focus on the needs of our clients and in particular consider their specific jurisdictions and respective sectors to offer the most efficient legal solutions. Having substantial experience with cross-border transactions, we are able to give our clients solid and practical Turkish law advice while providing a level of service equivalent with that of an international law firm.
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Dr. Pasli is a corporate and commercial law expert registered with the Istanbul Bar, who has also been lecturing at the Istanbul Universty Law School since 2000. He has key expertise in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial disputes, competition law and intellectual property law. He has three published books two of which has won reputable awards.
Ahmet obtained his law degree from Istanbul University. After his graduation, he attended diploma programs and legal courses in Turkey and Canada.
Ahmet specialized in commercial litigation, corporate law, contracts law and consumer law. Ahmet provides litigation and consultation services for local and foreign clients on labour, social security, lease disputes and real estate law. He also deals with trademark disputes before Turkish Patent Institute where he is registered as a trademark attorney. Ahmet advises our clients to solve their disputes with the most effective solutions which are in accordance with the latest legislation and practices. He speaks English.
Dr. Kursat is a contracts law expert who has been lecturing at the Istanbul University Law School since 2000. His key area of expertise is the Turkish Code of Obligations, real property law, estate law, civil law, consumer law, securities and leases.
Dr. Kursat earned his Master, PhD, Asst. Professor and Assoc. Professor degrees from the Istanbul University Law School in 2002, 2007, 2009 and 2012 respectively. As a part of his doctorate, he studied at Freiburg Albert Ludwig University between 2005 and 2006 on a Baden Wurttenberg Scholarship. He also studied at the Max Planck Institute in 2010 and 2011 on a TUBITAK scholarship. He was admitted to the Istanbul Bar in 2001.
Dr. Kursat has published three books on different aspects of Turkish civil and contracts law and regularly speaks and writes on a variety of legal issues. In addition to his academic career, he has advised various local and international entities on matters concerning contracts law, property law, construction law, civil law, leases, damages and claims and securities. He acts as an arbitrator for the Turkish Football Federation and also provides expert opinions to Istanbul courts. Dr. Kursat speaks English and intermediate German.
Büşra obtained her law degree from Istanbul University Law School. During her studies she attended legal programs held by both Istanbul University and Leiden University. She also took Legal English courses in England. Before joining Gokce Attorney Partnership she interned with law firms for summer. She is fluent in English.
Damla obtained her law degree from Istanbul University Law School. She specializes in commercial litigation, corporate law and contracts law. She is also registered as a trademark attorney. Damla is currently a master's candidate on International Commercial Law at Istanbul Kemerburgaz University. She speaks English and French.
Gizem got YÖK Scholarship at Yeditepe University,Law School and obtained her law degree as an honor student. During her studies she attended US Law and EU Law programs at Yeditepe University. She took courses at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven as an Erasmus student in Belgium. Before joining Gökçe Attorney Partnership she interned with a law firm for summer. Gizem speaks English and German.
Gorkem is a graduate of Uskudar American Academy and Istanbul University. Following his graduate studies, he took commercial law courses at Harvard University, US.
After working for a reputable Turkish law firm as an intern and SNR Denton as an associate respectively, in 2010, he decided to continue his career through his own practice and established Gokce Attorneys at Law which later became Gokce Attorney Partnership.
Gorkem was involved in a variety of international mergers and acquisitions, joint venture, private equity and venture capital and project finance transactions as well as privatisations in Turkey. He also has key expertise in the internet based businesses. He advised various multi-national companies including Lehman Brothers, Standard Bank, Astaldi, British American Tobacco and Formula 1 Administration.
Gorkem is a member of the British - Turkish Lawyers Association and acted as the Secretary to the Association between 2008 and 2009. He is also a member to International Technology Law Association and acts as Turkey’s Local Representative. Also, he has been giving lectures on administrative law at the Training Center of the Istanbul Bar Association since 2009. He is a regular speaker at a number of Turkish law schools.
Gulsah is a graduate of Istanbul Bilgi University Law School. In the course of her studies, she attended seminars on International Criminal Law, International Private Law and Independence of the Judiciary Panel at Istanbul Bilgi University. She also attended legal programs at St.Giles International School in England. She is a member to the Rotary Club and Istanbul Bar Association.
Kadir obtained his law degree from Istanbul University and his LL.M degree from the University of Vienna - joint program with Stanford University. He submitted his master thesis on ICSID arbitration to Stanford University.
During and following his studies at Istanbul University, Kadir worked for Garanti Bank and major law firms in Istanbul where he advised multinational companies on corporate law, contracts law, intellectual property and technology law, mergers and acqusitions and joint ventures.
Kadir is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association and joined Gokce Attorney Partnership in 2013.
Kemal obtained his law degree from Istanbul University. Kemal holds two LL.M. degrees from Istanbul University and Washington College of Law.
In addition to his studies on "regulation" at Georgetown University, he served as a lecturer at Istanbul University Law School between 1989 and 2006 focusing on regulation, administrative law and zoning law. After 2006 he worked as a consultant and advised various international and local entities including British American Tobacco, Shell, Nokia and Istanbul Chamber of Industry.
Kemal served as the sole administrative law expert on the Istanbul Commission of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. He joined Gokce Attorney Partnership in 2010.
Nevzat obtained his law degree from Fatih University as an honor student. During his studies he attended Competition Law and EU Law programs at Fatih University. He got chances to research British Legal System in Brighton courts, UK. Before joining Gokce Attorney Partnership he interned with reputable law firms and International PPP Platform Turkey. Nevzat is fluent in English.
Zeynep obtained her law degree from Istanbul University as an honor student. During her studies she attended legal programs at Istanbul University. She took courses at Aristotle University as an Erasmus student in Greece. Before joining Gokce Attorney Partnership she interned with reputable law firms. Zeynep is fluent in English.
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