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LAMARTINE CADDESI NO 10, TAKSIM, 34437 ISTANBUL, TURKEY
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Work +90 212 313 35 00
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www.pekin-pekin.com

Turkey

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Pekin & Pekin

Pekin & Pekin advises on the full range of banking, finance and capital markets matters including bilateral and syndicated loans, leveraged finance, real estate finance, project finance, acquisition finance and Islamic finance. Other areas of expertise include the negotiation, drafting and review of credit facility agreements. The team is co-headed by senior partners Ahmed Pekin and 'outstanding professional' Özge Okat and newly promoted partner Eda Beltan. Recommended senior associate Hasan Yaşar is adept at handling capital markets deals.

Leading individuals

Ahmed Pekin - Pekin & Pekin

Next generation lawyers

Hasan YaĹźar - Pekin & Pekin

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Pekin & Pekin

Pekin & Pekin provides advice on M&A, joint ventures, spin-offs, corporate restructurings and general corporate matters. It advised Paris Aéroport through its subsidiary Tank ÖWA alpha on the acquisition of all shares held by Akfen Holding in TAV Havalimanlari Holding. The team is jointly headed by Yegân Liaje and Zeynep Şener; the former has a particular focus on transactional and regulatory matters, and the latter advises clients on M&A deals and other corporate law-related matters. Okan Or left for SEOR Law Firm.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Pekin & Pekin

Pekin & Pekin advises multinational businesses on day-to-day employment matters, collective dismissals, data protection, contracts, transfers, health and safety, and work and residence permits. Other areas of expertise include drafting and reviewing employment agreements, terminations, trade union advice and redundancies. Firat Yalçin and Yegân Liaje now head the team after Gökben Erdem Dirican and Ali Gözütok left to co-found Dirican Gozutok Bagci.

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Project finance/projects
Project finance/projects - ranked: tier 3

Pekin & Pekin

Pekin & Pekin advises on project finance, contracts, agreements, mitigation and avoidance of risk, power purchase agreements and concession agreements. Other areas of expertise include derivatives, structured finance and PPPs. Ahmed Pekin is the key practitioner. Kemal Serdengeçti left for SEOR Law Firm.

Leading individuals

Ahmed Pekin - Pekin & Pekin

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 1

Pekin & Pekin

Pekin & Pekin handles a broad range of tax matters including corporation tax, value-added tax (VAT), banking and insurance tax, stamp tax, customs tax, disputes, cross-border financing and tax optimisation strategies. It acts for clients in the banking and finance, real estate, consumer products, e-commerce, energy and automotive sectors. Firat Yalçin and Ahmed Pekin jointly head the team. Senior associate Onur Çeliker is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Firat Yalçin - Pekin & Pekin

Next generation lawyers

Onur Çeliker - Pekin & Pekin

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