Our client, an innovative leading Turkish law firm with a reputation for quality and outstanding work, seeks a talented Associate for their Corporate group to join their team in Istanbul. The firm is the go-to adviser on high-end landmark transactions in Turkey. They are currently seeking additional key players in the practice group, who will work closely with Partners.


·         Turkish qualified lawyer with 4-5 years of PQE gained within Corporate / M&A practice groups in an international or local leading law firm environment;

·         LLM from abroad would be advantageous;

·         Fluency in both verbal and written English communication;

·         Exceptional drafting skills and extensive experience working on complex transactions;

·         Strong analytical thinking twinned with a proactive attitude for a pragmatic approach;

·         Excellent interpersonal, communication and time management skills;

·         A capacity to establish and maintain quality social/professional relationships with different stakeholder groups based on mutual trust and respect;

·         You will be a team player who demonstrates the highest work ethics and a strong service orientation.

Your extensive experience working on cross-border transactions and strong drafting skills combined with equally strong analytical skills will make you the right candidate for this role.

Please send your CV in English in complete confidence to Alena Mikhaelyan at alena.mikhaelyan@legalisglobal.com or 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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