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LEVENT CADDESI ALT ZEREN SOKAK NO.7, LEVENT ISTANBUL 34330, TURKEY
Tel:
Work +90 212 282 4385
Fax:
Fax +90 212 282 4305
Email:
Web:
www.guner.av.tr

Burçak Kurt Biçer

Tel:
Work +902122824385
Email:
Web:
www.guner.av.tr
Güner Law Office

Work Department

M&A, TMT (with a focus on media), corporate, labor, competition.

Position

Burcak’s work focuses on M&A transactions and she has been advising foreign and Turkish vendors, strategic investors and private equities in all sectors. She also regularly advises major international and Turkish clients on their corporate issues and various day-to-day business issues, including legal mergers, spin-offs, internal corporate restructuring and corporate governance.  She also advises on all aspects of labor law, including mass lay-offs due to closure or reorganization of business, drafting and negotiation of  employment agreements and mutual termination agreements of employees, preparation of employment agreements, internal employment guidelines and benefit plans. She is also specialized in banking-finance with a focus on syndicated loans and club loans. She also advises global media clients on structuring their businesses in Turkey and on all regulatory matters of media service providers.  She also advises on competition law matters and has an extensive experience in Competition Board filings for M&A transactions and exemption and negative clearance applications to the Competition Board.

Career

Partner since July 2017.

Languages

English, Turkish.

Member

Istanbul Bar Association.

Education

Istanbul University School of Law, LL.B, 2004


Turkey

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Güner Law Office advises domestic and international clients on M&A, joint ventures, financings, advisory matters and corporate transactional matters. Ece Güner Toprak and Burçak Kurt Biçer head the team, which advised Weil, Gotshal & Manges, counsel to General Electric, on the Turkish aspects of GE Water's sale to Suez. Other clients include A&E Networks, Fox Networks Group and Schneider Electric.

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IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Güner Law Office handles corporate, commercial and regulatory work, consumer matters, compliance and disputes. It continues to advise Fox Networks Group Turkey on compliance and personal data protection issues. Other clients include Microsoft Mobile and HTC. Ece Güner Toprak and Burçak Kurt Biçer head the team.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Güner Law Office advises domestic and multinational clients on various IP issues including transactional and contentious matters. Areas of expertise include IP registrations, transfers, licensing, copyright and IP infringement matters. 21st Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company and Fox Networks all instruct the team headed by Ece Güner Toprak with support from Burçak Kurt Biçer. Senior associate Can Güner joined from an in-house role at energy company Teknokon Group.

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