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Ayşegül Avcı

Ayşegül Avcı


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Ayşegül Avcı is a senior attorney within the Employment & Pensions Practice Group of CMS since 2008. She is involved in advising (international) medium-sized and large companies on: (harmonization of) employment conditions, remuneration systems, bonus and option schemes, restart after bankruptcy, international mobility (expats, immigration), (international) co-determination law, dismissal law (individual and collective (reorganizations)), (resignation) statutory director, transfer of undertaking and the sick employee. Thereby, Ayşegül litigates in first instance and appeal on various (international) employment law disputes. In addition, Ayşegül is Co-Head of the CMS Expat Desk, she is part of the CMS Lifesciences (sector focus group) and she is Head of the Turkish Business Desk.



Employment & Pensions





Labour Law, Grotius Academy for Post-Graduate Law Studies 2005

Dutch Law (Civil Law), 2007, Utrecht University



Vereniging Arbeidsrecht Advocaten Nederland (VAAN)







"Netherlands-based senior associate Ayşegül Avci is known for her involvment in Turkish transactions on behalf of Dutch clients. She notably provides clients with post-merger assistance on employment and other matters." Chambers Global, 2016


"Ayşegül Avcı heads the firm's Turkey desk from Amsterdam. She regularly advises on both inbound and outbound Dutch-Turkish matters, including assisting Movares Nederland with the Turkish aspects of its business." Chambers Global, 2015


"Ayşegül Avcı practices employment law, with experience of handling outsourcings, reorganisations and labour disputes in an international context. She is a Turkish speaker and well placed to advise on matters involving Turkey and the Netherlands." Chambers Global, 2014