Berk Çektir

Berk Çektir

Berk Çektir has long-standing experience in M&A, various corporate practices and arbitration. He mainly advises international and Turkish clients on aspects of corporate law. His client relationships embrace large international companies and foreign investment companies across a range of sectors including energy, construction, manufacturing, property development and mining.

Berk also acts on behalf of multinational clients before the Turkish courts and arbitral tribunals in different jurisdictions. In addition to representing clients through these courts and arbitration processes, he frequently provides advice and support to clients in early stage dispute management for the purpose of providing either quick resolution or tactical advantage in any subsequent proceedings.

Berk has authored numerous English language articles for a nationwide Turkish daily newspaper where he contributes as the legal sector columnist, writing articles of interest to foreign investors and foreigners in Turkey.

Contact Details

Telephone +90 212 224 5971

Bar Admissions:

Istanbul Bar Association (2001)


The New York State Bar Association (2009)

AFCC, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (2007)

Practice areas:

Corporate & Commercial Law, M&A, Arbitration, Public Procurement, Compliance, Regulatory

Specialist sectors:

Industrial, International Trade, Energy, Infrastructure, Mining, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Construction


LLB, Dokuz Eylul University (1997)