Our client is one of the world’s leading law firms having a presence across the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. They are seeking a Turkish qualified Corporate/M&A lawyer to join their Istanbul office.

As an important player of the legal services market globally and in Istanbul, they possess outstanding expertise in the core areas of commercial activity. This is an excellent opportunity for gaining substantive knowledge at a top-ranked international law firm with a high-profile practice.

The Istanbul office has strong experience advising clients on the intricately structured transactions, often involving multiple jurisdictions and compressed time periods, which are commonplace in today’s mergers and acquisitions environment. You will be part of a dynamic team and you will be active in supporting the creation of deal structures, designing acquisition or disposition programs and planning and implementing strategies for both acquirers and sellers in domestic and cross-border transactions.

Technical Requirements:

  • Turkish law qualification
  • Strong drafting abilities in English
  • 2-5 years of experience in corporate M&A, preferably gained in an international law firm.
  • Candidates with less experience but having an LLM or working abroad with a leading international firm are also welcome to apply.

You must be motivated and highly ambitious to work hard in exchange for working on the most cutting edge sophisticated transactional work. You should have excellent communication and time management skills; ability to multi-task while paying close attention to details, technically sound legal skills,  adhering to deadlines and focusing on client service;  work as part of a team and independently.

This is an exciting opportunity for talented professional seeking for a long-term and rewarding career.

Please send your CV in English in complete confidence to Alisha Buksh at  alisha.buksh@legalisglobal.com.

Applications will be reviewed on a weekly basis and candidates that meet the specific criteria of our client will be contacted for a telephone interview.

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