GKC PARTNERS

Özlem Barut

Lidya Ercan

Associate

Biography

Overview:
Lidya primarily focuses on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and corporate law. She has represented major international and foreign corporations in connection with their acquisitions and investments in Turkey, including merger filing and exemption/clearance applications therefor, in various sectors including mobile gaming, banking, insurance, food and beverage. She has also concentrated on banking and finance transactions, where she has been involved in debt-restructurings and reviewing, drafting and commenting of loan agreements and security documents.

Additionally, she provides legal consultancy services to Turkish and foreign clients on preparation and amendment of their charters, articles of association, and preparation of several corporate documentation, including ordinary and extraordinary general assembly documentation.

Practices:
Mergers & Acquisitions, Competition & Antitrust

Sectors:
Financial Institutions, Private Equity, Technology, Telecommunications & Media


Bars and Associates
Istanbul Bar Association, admitted in 2020
Education
LL.B., İ.D. Bilkent University, Faculty of Law, 2019
Languages
English, Turkish