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Seray Özsoy

Partner / Counsel
+90 212 217 12 55 seray.ozsoy@kilinclaw.com.tr

Education

Marmara University, Faculty of Law, LLB

Bar Admissions

Izmir

Languages

Turkish, English

Seray Özsoy is a Partner/Counsel at Kılınç Law & Consulting and heads the firm’s M&A, Capital Markets, Competition Law and Projects Departments.

Seray Özsoy has gained experience in the fields of commercial and corporate law, capital markets, legal dispute resolution and project & finance as well as an extensive experience in national and international projects in the fields of mergers and acquisitions and competition law and she provides legal consultancy services in fields of capital markets, competition and contract law, and also mergers and acquisitions, and specializes in sectoral investments in national and international areas, legal dispute resolutions, project & finance, aviation and sports law; predominantly for local and foreign natural and legal persons and private equity funds and holding companies operating in more than one sector including trade, energy, construction, real estate, finance, investment and capital markets.

Publications

A legal primer on project finance in Turkey
June 3, 2019

A legal primer on project finance in Turkey

Private equity
Reading Time: 3 minutes Turkey has experienced an infrastructure boom over the past decade with a variety of projects being completed.
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Key factors overseas investors should consider when acquiring or merging with Turkish companies
May 9, 2019

Key factors overseas investors should consider when acquiring or merging with Turkish companies

Mergers & Acquisitions
Reading Time: 3 minutes Turkey’s strong long-term economic growth and structural reforms have attracted interest of many international investors. In the wake of the...
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The Turkish economy explained
March 11, 2019

The Turkish economy explained

Foreign Direct Investments
Reading Time: 3 minutes Despite the sharp depreciation of lira, Turkey continues to lure long-term investor interest by providing an easy access into the European markets
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Mergers & Acquisitions 2019 | Turkey
March 11, 2019

Mergers & Acquisitions 2019 | Turkey

Mergers & Acquisitions
Reading Time: 15 minutes Relevant Authorities and Legislation  1.1 What regulates M&A?  Mergers and acquisitions are regulated under the Turkish Commercial Code (TCC) No.6102....
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Turkish M&A and beyond
January 10, 2019

Turkish M&A and beyond

Mergers & Acquisitions
Reading Time: 3 minutes Despite the economic turmoil that has affected Turkey this year - a sharp decline in the value of the lira which has fallen more than 30% against the US dollar and an inflation rate above 20% - Turkey remains attractive for private equity (“PE”) firms seeking to raise funds for investment. Big names, such as the Dubai-based Abraaj Group and Turkven Private Equity, believe that Turkey continues to offer opportunities. Although Turkish PE hit a ten-year low in 2018, according to PitchBook, Abraaj has made ten separate PE investments in the country over the last few years while Turkven has invested $1.5bn in various projects.
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Private Equity in Turkey
January 9, 2019

Private Equity in Turkey

Private equity
Reading Time: 4 minutes Despite the economic turmoil that has affected Turkey this year - a sharp decline in the value of the lira which has fallen more than 30% against the US dollar and an inflation rate above 20% - Turkey remains attractive for private equity (“PE”) firms seeking to raise funds for investment. Big names, such as the Dubai-based Abraaj Group and Turkven Private Equity, believe that Turkey continues to offer opportunities. Although Turkish PE hit a ten-year low in 2018, according to PitchBook, Abraaj has made ten separate PE investments in the country over the last few years while Turkven has invested $1.5bn in various projects.
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Tips For Investing In Turkey
December 21, 2018

Tips For Investing In Turkey

Foreign Direct Investments
Reading Time: 3 minutes Partner Seray Özsoy examines the key legislation and frameworks companies should consider when merging or acquiring businesses in Turkey, in FDI Intelligence.
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Franchising In Turkey: A Legal Primer
December 10, 2018

Franchising In Turkey: A Legal Primer

Corporate Law
Reading Time: 4 minutes What are the key legislations and frameworks for franchisors looking to establish their brand in Turkey? Even though it has...
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