Our TEAM comprises lawyers who;
can provide exceptional, integrated services,
possess top legal skills coupled with articulation ability,
can demonstrate awareness of clients' business expectations,
committed to working together through many years.
Besides our core team, we also benefit from the proficiency of advisors and specialists who provide expert advice in special fields of law and assist with project management on convoluted matters.
« Begüm Durukan Özaydın recently founded Durukan+Partners. She is an experienced practitioner who handles a full range of financing mandates for major international players in the banking and financial services sector. Clients particularly appreciate the breadth of her knowledge and understanding: ‘Although specialised in banking and finance, she has competence in all areas of law, meaning she has a full understanding of all the legal issues in any transaction or document.’ » Chambers & Partners, Global 2017
« Begüm Durukan Özaydın of Durukan+Partners advises on both day-to-day corporate matters and specific transactions, including acquisitions, dissolutions and regulatory matters. Clients describe her as ‘really smart and helpful’ and particularly appreciate her efficiency and responsiveness. » Chambers & Partners, Global 2017
« Begüm Durukan Özaydın is an extremely active figure in Turkish finance, acting for a range of lenders from Europe and the Middle East, as well as domestic borrowers. Clients state: ’She is an excellent lawyer who is knowledgeable, reliable and committed.’ » Chambers & Partners, Global 2016
« Hikmet Fadıllıoğlu (...) attracts praise as being ‘a pleasure to work with’. » Legal 500, 2015
« Begüm Durukan Özaydın is this firm's foremost M&A figure, advising many key clients on a broad range of M&A and joint ventures, in addition to continuous corporate support. According to interviewees, ‘she is a highly dedicated and focused legal adviser who knows how to address and communicate with all sides of any corporate matter’. » Chambers & Partners, Europe 2015
« Sources describe Begüm Durukan Özaydın as an ’expert in her field; she has extensive knowledge and a customer-oriented approach’. Her broad experience includes a strong presence in cases involving the financial sector. » Chambers & Partners, Global 2015
« Begüm Durukan Özaydın acts on major financing matters in Turkey, and clients highlight her ‘extremely responsive, knowledgeable, creative and commercial’ approach. » Chambers & Partners, Global 2015
« Practice head Begüm Durukan Özaydın is ‘a very reliable business partner’. » Legal 500, 2015