Didem Ataün Joins MGC Legal as Partner
MGC Legal, a full-service global law firm based in Istanbul, Turkey, and the business partner of US consulting giant Andersen Global, has announced the addition of Didem Ataün as a Partner.
With nearly two decades of experience as a senior attorney, legal counsel, and legal manager, Ms. Ataün brings extensive expertise in payment systems, international company restructurings, mergers, acquisitions, and compliance across various sectors.
An accomplished attorney-at-law, Ms. Ataün is fluent in Turkish, English, and German. She has dedicated her career to providing legal consultation services to national and international clients across multiple fields of law. She has served multinational companies, banks, financial institutions, and holding companies on retainer and project-based engagements.
Ms. Ataün's qualifications include a proven track record in Contracts Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Banking Law (including Project Finance, Private Equity, Payment Systems, and Compliance), Capital Markets Law, Energy Law (Upstream and Downstream Oil & Natural Gas), Employment Law, Data Protection Law, Media & Entertainment Law, and Intellectual Property Law.
A graduate of St. Georg Austrian College of Istanbul and Istanbul University Law Faculty, LLB, Ms. Ataün's addition to the MGC Legal team will strengthen the firm's practice areas, including M&A, Competition and Compliance, Projects/Banking and Finance, Corporate Law, Contracts Law, and Data Protection.
Ms. Ataün is a member of the Istanbul Bar Association, Alumni Association of Austrian Sankt Georg College, and European Law Students' Association, where she previously served as vice president of the Istanbul Branch responsible for Seminars & Conferences and president of the Istanbul Branch.
With the addition of Didem Ataün as a partner, the firm further solidifies its position as a global law firm, providing services to its clients.