Mr Doğan Coşgun > ASC Law Office > Istanbul, Turkey > Lawyer Profile

ASC Law Office
HARMANCI GIZ PLAZA K: 16
LEVENT
34410 ISTANBUL
Turkey

Work Department

Dispute Resolution Department
(i.e., the Litigation Team and Debt Collection & Enforcement Team)

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Doğan Coşgun, who has practiced law for 25 years, joined ASC Law in 2017 to head its Dispute Resolution Department. Doğan – along with Founding Partners Murat Aksu, Zeki Çalışkan and Okan Beygo – is a key member of the most experienced, and successful, senior law firm leadership teams in Turkey.

Since joining the firm, Doğan has spearheaded efforts resulting in a sharp increase in the number, and complexity, of the disputes matters the firm handles, including complex arbitration engagements. These developments have resulted in a several fold increase in the total amount of damages at issue in the matters ASC Law handles. Doğan’s Dispute Resolution Department now has approximately 5,000 active matters, and its approxiamtely 50 lawyers make some 100 court appearances each week.

Before joining ASC Law, Doğan practiced inhouse at several leading Turkish companies, most recently as Chief Legal Officer of Türk Telecom. During these 20-plus years, Doğan has worked on, or managed lawyers working on, nearly every type of business dispute imaginable, experience at the core of his success at ASC Law.

ASC Law, Managing Partner (2017-Present)
Turk Telekom, Chief Legal Officer (2014–2017)
Avea, Chief Legal Officer (2011–2014)
Turkuvaz Medya Grubu, Chief Legal Officer (2008–2011)
Yildiz Holding (2000–2008)

Languages

Turkish, English, Spanish

Memberships

Istanbul Bar, and International Bar Association

Education

LL.M., Marmara University Faculty of Law, Private Law, 2003
LL.B., Istanbul University Faculty of Law, 1996