Lawyers A. Başak Acar, LL.M.

    Başak assists foreign and domestic companies with a full spectrum of corporate and commercial issues, as well as assists them to deal with day-to-day business obligations in Turkey. Her focus includes corporate transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, project finance, and business establishments. Başak also has significant experience helping clients to deal with Turkish regulatory compliance issues, including corporate governance, anti-corruption, and data protection.

    She supports with a full spectrum of corporate and commercial matters, helping clients to negotiate and restructure commercial contracts to ensure their Turkish operations run smoothly, as well as enable clients to understand and address regulatory risk exposures.She has a strong track record supporting with corporate governance issues, including operational tasks such as arranging new signatories, running general assembly meetings, drafting board resolutions, or changing the board of directors’ structure and signing authorities.

    Practice Areas & Work Department


    Commercial Contracts

    Mergers and Acquisitions

    Foreign Investment and Business Set-up

    Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption

    Project Finance

    Venture Capital and Private Equity

    Emerging Growth and Early Stage Financing

    Consulting, Services and Outsourcing Agreements

    Privacy and Data Protection

    Distribution, Franchising and Agency Agreements

    R&D, Licensing and Technology Transactions

    Product Liability and Consumer Protection

    Sale and Lease Agreements

    Employment and Labor