“Elleri var özgürlüğün,
Gözleri, ayakları;
Silmek için kanlı teri,
Bakmak için yarınlara,
Eşitliğe doğru giden.”

“Freedom has hands,
Eyes, feet;
To wipe away its bloody sweat,
To look toward tomorrow,
Headed toward equality.”

Oktay Rifat (1914 – 1988)

M&A work represents a significant proportion of the Firm’s corporate law activity. Our corporate lawyers have extensive experience in business acquisitions, private takeovers, mergers, reorganizations and joint ventures.

We provide advice, on both buy and sell sides, to domestic and international corporations and private equity funds on all aspects of M&A transactions including drafting and negotiation of purchase agreements and other documentation, transaction structure, deal management, due diligence, regulatory and financing issues, tax structuring, environmental issues, labor and employment matters, administrative submissions, approvals, registrations, as well as clearance from the Turkish Competition Board.

Our other practices, in particular banking and finance, competition, employment, funds and intellectual property, allow us to provide the full range of services to our M&A clients.

TURUNÇ published the book The Law and Practice of Mergers and Acquisitions in Turkey in 2009. We have also contributed to various international publications in this area including regular contributions to Lexology: Getting the Deal Through’s Private M&A title.


New Publication: Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Private M&A 2024

29 Sep 2023
TURUNÇ authored the Turkey chapter of Lexology Getting the Deal Through’s Private M&A (2024) title. The contributing lawyers were Noyan Turunç, Esin Çamlıbel and Kerem Turunç. The publication is a comparative guide of the regulation of mergers and acquisitions transactions relating to private companies in 24 jurisdictions. In addition to Turkey, the jurisdictions covered by the 2023...

TURUNÇ Ranked in the IFLR1000 2023 Edition

13 Sep 2023
TURUNÇ was ranked in the 2023 edition of the IFLR1000, an international legal market research platform specialized in ranking financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. As a testament to its wide-ranging capabilities, the Firm was ranked in four practice areas: Banking; Capital Markets: Debt; Capital Markets: Equity; and M&A. In addition to firmwide rankings,...

TURUNÇ Advises Gelecek Etki Fonu on its Investment in Mega Fortuna

23 Aug 2023
TURUNÇ has advised Gelecek Etki Fonu (Future Impact Fund) on its investment in Mega Fortuna, a developer and publisher of apps and games. APY Ventures also joined the round. Gelecek Etki Fonu is a Capital Markets Board-regulated venture capital fund managed jointly by Tacirler Asset Management, a leading asset management company and Vestel Ventures, the...