Gökçe Yaralı 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.
Burçin graduated from Lycée Saint Joseph d’Izmir and obtained her law degree from Yeditepe University Law School as an honor student. During her 3rd year she did Medical Law Training at Acıbadem University. Before joining Gokce Yaralı Attorney Partnership she interned with reputable law firms. She is fluent in English and French.
Feray obtained her law degree from Istanbul University Law Faculty as an High Honor Student. She is currently a master candidate on private law at Marmara University Law Faculty.She focuses on commercial law, contracts law and trademark law. Feray speaks English.
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.
Işıl obtained her law degree from Istanbul University Law School as an honor student. During her 3rd year she went to Leiden University as an Erasmus ex-change student and took European Law courses. She attended legal programs held by both Istanbul University and Leiden University such as Law on Bosphorus Istanbul International Summer School 2015 during her studies. She is fluent in English.
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.
Merve obtained her law degree from Yeditepe University, Faculty of Law as a high honorstudent in 2013. She completed her LL.M. on International Business Law at Queen Mary University of London in 2016 with merit as a Jean Monnet Scholar. She wrote her master’s thesis on company law entitled “Financial Assistance Prohibition and Its Impact on Leveraged Buyouts: An Analysis from the Perspective of the EU and Turkish Law”.Merve specializes in mergers and acquisitions, commercial and corporate law, project finance, ship finance, energy and contracts law.Before joining Gokce Yaralı Attorney Partnership she worked for reputable law firms. She speaks English and French.
Oğuz obtained his law degree from Istanbul University Law School. Before starting his undergraduate education, he became 3rd in the National University Entrance Exam. During his studies, he represented Turkey at the European Human Rights Moot Court Competition. He is also currently master candidate on private law at Istanbul University. He is fluent in English.
Selin is a graduate of Koc University Law School. She specializes in commercial contracts and commercial litigation. Before joining Gokce Attorney Partnership, she worked at reputable law firms in Istanbul. She is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association. Selin is fluent in English.
Simel graduated from St. Georgs Austrian Highschool and is an undergraduate at her last year in İstanbul University Law Faculty. She studied in Germany for a year with Erasmus Program. During her studies she attended legal programs held by Istanbul University in cooperation with University of Szeged and University of Giessen. Simel is now specializing in mergers and acquisitions, commercial and corporate law, project finance and intellectual property law during her internship. She is fluent both in English and German.
Yağmur obtained her law degree from Istanbul University as an high honor student. She is also currently a masters candidate on private law at Istanbul University.
Before joining Gokce Yaralı Attorney Partnership she interned with a reputable law firm. Yağmur speaks english.
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