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A. Başak Acar LL.M.

Senior Associate

Başak works on various aspects of commercial and corporate law, including corporate counseling, commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, joint ventures and business set-ups.

As part of her corporate consultancy work, Başak prepares, negotiates and revises various types of agreements, legal memoranda, legal opinions and other legal and corporate documents. She often follows up on issues related to the corporate governance of companies, such as organizing general assembly meetings and drafting board resolutions.

Başak provides legal support to international and local clients from a wide range of industries, including, information technology, pharmaceuticals, food and entertainment, real estate and construction. She provides supporting legal advice regularly in preparing and revising corporate documents and commercial agreements, as well as researching and drafting memoranda for clients.

Recent examples of Başak’s work include:

  • Advising a foreign venture capital fund in its early stage investments on corporate law and contracts law
  • Advising an angel investors’ network in its investments into start-up and early stage businesses on corporate law and contracts law and advising on post-investment legal issues
  • Advising the Turkish subsidiary of a British company in a major bridge financing project, involving complex security instruments

Istanbul Bar Association (2012)


Queen Mary University of London, LL.M. (2016)
Istanbul University, School of Law (2011)
University of Vienna, Erasmus student exchange program (2008)


English, Turkish, German


DAV German Bar Association Turkey
St. Georgs Alumni Association