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Ayris Açıkalın

Ayris Açıkalın

Associate

Biography

Overview:
Ayris concentrates on domestic and cross-border acquisition finances, banking finance and project finance transactions where she has been involved in vendors/purchaser’s due diligence reviews, reviewing/drafting/commenting of loan agreements and term sheets, drafting/perfection of security documents, drafting/amending of relevant corporate documents and assisting with the closing procedures and issuance of legal opinions.

As a member of the bank finance team, she advises clients in English law governed financing transactions as local counsel and for drafting the security documents under Turkish Law and she also advises local and foreign companies on a wide variety of banking and corporate law issues relating to financing structures under Turkish Banking law.

She has also represented major international and foreign corporations in connection with their acquisitions and investments in Turkey in various sectors.

Practices:
Banking & Finance, Project Finance

Sectors:
Financial Institutions, Energy & Natural Resources, Construction & Infrastructure, Government Contracts & PPP


Bars and Associates
Istanbul Bar Association, admitted in 2017

Education
LL.B., Geneva University Faculty of Law, 2013
Master’s Degree Geneva University Faculty of Law, 2015
LL.B., Ankara University Faculty of Law, 2015

Languages
English, French, Turkish