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ITOWER BOMONTI, MERKEZ MAHALLESI, AKAR CADDESI NO:3 KAT:27, SISLI, 34381 ISTANBUL, TURKEY
Tel:
Work +90 212 381 8000
Fax:
Fax +90 212 381 8048
Email:
Web:
www.goksusafiisik.av.tr

Banu Mert

Tel:
Work +90 212 381 8000
Email:
Goksu Safi Isik Attorney Partnership

Work Department

Labour law.

Position

Banu Mert is an expert in labour law; she also has extensive knowledge and experience in company law, commercial law, law of obligations and real estate law. Banu Mert mostly works with the clients who are in the sectors of construction, telecommunication, pharmaceutical, automotive and media. In addition to her strong involvement in various employment matters of the clients, she has also provided general consultancy and made all the required applications regarding take over all assets and liabilities of some major media outlets; performed the transactions and obtained the required permissions of the Competition Authority for companies in media and pharmaceutical sectors; participated in conduction of due diligence reports for some major acquisition and privatisation cases in energy, automotive, media and pharmaceutical industries. Without limitation in addition to the above area, Banu Mert has also provided day-to-day corporate consultancy on a retainer basis as well as giving periodical trainings to the management and HR departments of the client companies.

Languages

English.

Education

Istanbul University, Turkey (1990 LLB).


Turkey

Employment

Within: Leading individuals

Banu Mert - Goksu Safi Isik Attorney Partnership

Within: Employment

Goksu Safi Isik Attorney Partnership acts for an international and domestic client base in all areas of employment law. Areas of expertise include day-to-day advice, drafting of employment-related documents, terminations and collective bargaining agreements. It also advises on industrial injuries, benefits, compensations, dismissals and reinstatements. The team recently added McKinsey & Company and Mimosa Networks as clients; it also advises Çalık and Bank of China. Banu Mert is the key practitioner.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Goksu Safi Isik Attorney Partnership's team is ‘responsive and helpful with in-depth knowledge of the real estate and construction sector’. It continues to advise Istanbul Airport operator İGA on the $22bn construction and infrastructure project, which is a PPP that will operate on a BOT basis; the team is handling EPC contracts as well as contentious matters. Other clients include the Hanwha-Kalyon consortium and Hekimhan Mining. ‘Exceptional lawyerAli Göksu adopts ‘a full-service approach’. Emre Ulcayli has ‘years of experience in hotel management and with real estate and construction projects’. Banu Mert is also recommended.

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