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ITRI SOK NO 32, BALMUMCU, 34349 ISTANBUL, TURKEY
Tel:
Work +90 212 270 7050
Email:
Web:
www.bener.com

Gozde Esen Sakar

Tel:
Work +90 (212) 270 70 50 / ext 402
Email:
Bener Law Office

Work Department

Corporate,M&A, Capital Markets and Energy Law.

Position

Partner / Corporate ,M&A , Capital Markets, Contracts, Energy Law, E-commerce

Career

2011 January - present / Partner at Bener 2005 May - 2011 January / Senior associate at Bener 2003 October - 2005 May / In house counsel at Amity oil Int.Pty. 2002 January - 2003 October / Associate at Ert√ľrk/Diem&Partner

Languages

Turkish and English.

Member

İstanbul Bar Association.

Education

Ankara University, School of Law, LL.B., 2000 Ankara University, Research Institue of Banking and Commercial Law, International Contracts Law Certificate Program, 1997; Ankara University, Research Institue of Banking and Commercial Law, English Certificate for Lawyers Program, 2004; Villanova University, Mastering Contract Management Certificate Program, 2005.


Turkey

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Bener Law Office is adept at handling syndicated loan facilities, debt restructuring and project finance. The team acted for the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in the provision of a $75m loan for the purpose of financing climate mitigation and adaptation investments. EBRD is another key client. Onur Kordel, Gozde Esen Sakar and Bahar Ülgen are the names to note.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Bener Law Office¬†combines ‚Äėinternational know-how with local knowledge and attitude‚Äô. It advises on M&A, joint ventures, day-to-day corporate matters and restructurings with a particular focus on the energy and infrastructure sectors. The team advised Emakina Group on the acquisition of a Turkish software company via share transfer. Other clients include Air France-KLM, KPMG and Marks & Spencer. Onur Kordel¬†and G√∂zde Esen Sakar¬†head the team, which includes senior associate¬†Alara Tankaya.

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Project finance/projects

Within: Project finance/projects

Bener Law Office attracts work advising on joint ventures, energy and infrastructure transactions, and PPPs. Erim Bener, Gözde Esen Sakar and Onur Kordel head the team.

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