Kaan Gök

Partner

Kaan Gök
EDUCATION
Yeditepe University, LLB, 2003
PRACTICE AREAS
Corporate, Real Estate, Contracts, Litigation, Privatization
LANGUAGES
English
BAR ADMISSIONS
Istanbul Bar

Mr. Gok has started his professional career in 2003 in Frankfurt am Main with Heussen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft (formerly PwC Veltins). 


In Germany, he advised his clients in their cross border transactions mostly related with Turkey and Germany. In 2004 Mr. Gok has moved back to Turkey in order to serve as Lieutenant (As Military Judge) in Turkish Armed Forces for one year. 


After the completion of his military service, he has attended one of the biggest law firms in Turkey in which he has worked as a senior associate for six years. Between 2004 and 2010, Kaan has advised his clients in their real estate transactions, privatization tenders and corporate matter specifically in M&A deals. 


During that term he has also advised public authorities such as Privatization Administration of the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Investment Support and Promotion Agency for the matters related with the foreign investors. 


Most remarkable transactions that Mr. Gok involved are advising the Turkish Privatization Authority on the sale of Petkim Petrochemical Co. (named as one of key lawyers), advising a Saudi Group (one of the leading food companies in GCC) in attending a privatization tender of three sugar factories in Turkey, advising one of the biggest participation banks in Turkey in its EUR 50 million syndicated murabaha facility and advising one of the biggest real estate development companies in GCC on its merger with a Turkish real estate development company. 


Mr. Gok is a graduate of Yeditepe University School of Law, class of 2003. In 2010, he and his two partners have decided to establish their own law firm in the name of Baspinar & Partners.