In the context of financing transactions, our law firm also focuses on the drafting, negotiation and risk analysis of loan agreements and related security agreements, as well as documents for the provision of non-cash loans such as bank letters of guarantee and letters of credit. Our firm also advises its clients on regulatory matters pertaining to banking legislation. Regarding employment law matters, our office advises a large portfolio of legal entities and individuals for the preparation and negotiation of employment contracts, conducting legal risk analysis within the scope of dismissal processes, drafting of termination, release and settlement agreements, consultancy on occupational health and safety and social security issues and representation of employers and employees before Labour Courts within the scope of disputes relating to return to employment and labour receivables.
Our experience in corporate law covers a wide range of consultancy services including company incorporations, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions as well as representation in lawsuits related to cancellation of general assembly resolutions, exclusion from partnership, postponement of bankruptcy, declaration of concordat and liquidation of the company.
In addition to Turkish, which is our mother tongue, we provide legal services in English and German as well. GPE Law Firm’s wide client portfolio includes large-scale construction companies active in various projects, including infrastructure, energy and road projects as well some embassies in Ankara. Since January 2018, our office has developed a professional cooperation with the law firm H. Tucholka, P. Bialecki i Wspolnicy sp.k in Poland.
Our founder, Gülperi Eldeniz, graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Law, completed her master’s degree in Commercial Law at the same faculty, and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Civil Law and Law of Obligations. Eldeniz, wrote many academic papers and regularly attends professional seminars and conferences. She also served as the arbitration secretary in major arbitration cases in Turkey.