ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law



Practice area

IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law is well known for its competition practice. The firm also acts on banking and finance, capital markets and M&A matters.

In capital markets, a clear highlight saw the firm work for Trend GYO on its IPO.

The practice area where the firm is most active is competition. Deal highlights include work for Mercedes-Benz Türk on a preliminary investigation that cleared it from allegations on violations of articles of law on Protection of Competition, and advice to Deere & Company on the Turkish merger control filing by an efficient coordination between the parties and international counsel.

During the research period, the firm has been active in M&A but all the work is confidential.

Other key clients include LVMH - Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, and United Technologies Corporation.

Client feedback

"It is known as the office which most frequently practices competition law in Turkey. It has a deep knowledge of Turkish and European competition law. The firm can provide you with detailed precedents from Turkey and international practise. The team is also experienced and open to communication." - Competition

"My first impression and experience since we started working with the firm, professionalism, expertise and accessibility when I needed." - Competition

"The law firm has good quality." – Competition and M&A

"The law firm always works well, and we have no problems with it." – Capital markets

"Very professional and reliable service from well-experienced staff." - Competition

Gönenç Gürkaynak

"Reliable, dedicated, professional, high level of knowledge, serious approach."

Hakan Özgökçen

"Good and cooperative."