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Work +90 212 359 5700
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www.pekin.com.tr

Selin Bayar

Tel:
Work +90 212 359 57 00
Email:
Web:
www.pekin.com.tr
Pekin & Bayar Law Firm

Work Department

Capital Markets, Banking & Finance, M&A, Project Finance, Tax, Privatisation, Energy.

Position

Senior Partner Selin Bayar is one of the senior partners and has extensive experience in a range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, privatizations, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and financing transactions. Ms. Bayar regularly represents foreign companies and banks, private equity funds, and other investment funds and financial institutions in cross-border transactions, specifically in Turkey. She also has significant experience in project finance, capital markets and public offerings. Her industry expertise includes energy, banking and insurance, healthcare, telecommunications and media.

Career

1993 - Present : Senior Partner with Pekin & Bayar Law Firm Nov. 1996 - Feb. 1997: McDermott, Will&Emery Law Firm, Chicago, USA Guest Lawyer 1995 - 1996 : Part-time inhouse counsel for Finansbank A.Ş. 1990 - 1993 : Summer intern in Turkish Merchant Bank, Treasury, corporate finance and inverstment management division.

Languages

Turkish: Native Language English : Fluent French : Fluent.

Member

Istanbul Bar Association Founding Member, Endeavour Association.

Education

Marmara University, School of Law; LL.B. Istanbul - Turkey 1994 - 1995 Universite de Geneve, Switzerland, School of Law; LL.B. 1990 - 1993 Babson College, Massachusetts, USA; B.S. in Finance and Investment 1987 - 1990 Sorbonne University, Paris France; semester abroad program. Robert College, Istanbul - Turkey 1979 - 1986.


Turkey

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Selin Bayar - Pekin & Bayar Law Firm

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Pekin & Bayar Law Firm advises clients on domestic and cross-border banking and finance matters including project finance, transactions, securitisations, public offerings and capital market transactions. Recent highlights include representing EMBA Elektrik on the $164m financing of its Hunutlu thermal power project. Other clients include QNB Finans, Yapı ve Kredi Bankası and NatWest Markets. Selin Bayar, Esen Irtem and Fatoş Otcuoğlu jointly head the team.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Selin Bayar - Pekin & Bayar Law Firm

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Pekin & Bayar Law Firm provides advice on M&A and corporate and commercial matters such as corporate transactions, private equity investments, privatisations, joint ventures, strategic alliances and IPOs. The team continues to advise Lego Turkey on general corporate matters. Ferhat Pekin, Selin Bayar and Deniz Altınay are the key practitioners.

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