GÜZELDERE & BALKAN HUKUK BÜROSU
TÜRKÇE
 
 
ALTUG GUZELDERE
 
e-mail : guzeldere@guzeldere-law.com
 
Key Qualifications :
 
During his professional career, Mr. Guzeldere has advised a number of local and foreign corporations and banks (including Citibank and the former Turk Sakura Bank) regarding various aspects of Turkish law, drafted and concluded numerous contracts, and consummated several privatization transactions (including the block sale of NETAS Northern Electronic Telekomunikasyon A.S.). He has provided legal guidance for the establishment of hydroelectric power plants (including Entek Elektrik Uretimi Otoproduktor Grubu A.S.), created cross-border electrical energy sales and purchase agreements, participated in mergers (including certain aspects of the merger of BP and Mobil involving Turkish law), project financing (such as the Izmit Bay Bridge Crossing Project), acquisitions (most recently, the sale of certain shares of Cimentas to Cementir), and a number of joint venture projects. Having participated in the legal aspects of the incorporation of the television channel “atv”, Mr. Guzeldere acquired significant intellectual property, media and advertisement law experience as a part of his duties at Pekin & Pekin between 1992 and 1996. He has also undertaken the incorporation of subsidiaries, branches and liaison offices for foreign investors, and drafted and reviewed a wide variety of contracts, such as bank loan, construction, joint-venture, and financing agreements. Mr. Guzeldere has also participated in a number of commercial litigation cases handled by the Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm
 
 
Experience :    
     
Guzeldere & Balkan    Founding Partner 2000 ( to date ) 
     
PricewaterhouseCoopers, Istanbul  Manager 1998-2000
     
Hergüner, Bilgen & Özeke Senior Associate 1997-1998
(HB&O) Law Firm    
     
Haas & Goffin, Law Firm, San Francisco Summer Intern 1997
     
Pekin & Pekin Law Firm, Istanbul Associate 1992-1996
     
     
Education :    
     
Golden Gate University, San Francisco, USA May 1997
School of Law, LL.M., Master of Laws in    
International Legal Studies    
     
Istanbul University, Faculty of Law, Law   May 1991
Diploma (LL.B.) (May 1991)    
     
     
Languages :    
     
English (fluent written and spoken), Japanese (basic), Turkish (native)
     
     
Professional Organizations and Other Memberships :  
     
Istanbul Bar Association, former president of Istanbul University Law School Alumni Association, Junior Chamber International, Bogazici Branch
     
     
Corporate Boards :    
     
Member of the Advisory Board of Evyap Holding A.S. (since December 2002)
     
     

 

 

 

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