Meet our Turkey: Competition and Antitrust Experts

ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law is an eminent, independent Turkish law firm based in Istanbul. The firm was founded in 2005. ELIG is committed to providing its clients with high-quality legal services. We combine a solid knowledge of Turkish law with a business-minded approach to develop legal solutions that meet the ever-changing needs of our clients in their international and domestic operations.

The firm also builds and maintains close working relationships with a number of international law firms and collaborates with them to serve mutual clients on a range of transactions.

ELIG delivers the top competition law practice in Turkey with 36 competition law specialists, out of a total of 70 lawyers. In addition to our unparalleled experience in merger control issues, ELIG has vast experience in defending companies before the Turkish Competition Board in all phases of antitrust investigations, abuse of dominant position cases, leniency handlings, and before the courts on issues of private enforcement of competition law, along with appeals of the administrative decisions of the Turkish Competition Authority.

Mr. Gönenç Gürkaynak is the managing partner of ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law. Mr. Gürkaynak graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Law in 1997, and was called to the Istanbul Bar in 1998. He holds an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School, and he is qualified to practice in Istanbul, New York and Brussels.

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