Elvan Aziz is the partner heading the corporate practice of the firm, specialising in corporate and company law, corporate restructurings, employment and real estate matters. She has also been extensively advising sellers, strategic buyers and PE clients in M&A projects.
Elvan regularly advises clients regarding corporate and commercial issues, including corporate restructuring and restructuring of business, legal mergers and spin-offs and corporate governance.
Elvan also advises regularly on employment law including implementation of management incentive schemes, strategy building on HR aspects of restructuring or closure of business, preparation of employment agreements and internal bylaws, dealings with the trade union as well as collective and individual termination of employees and top management.
Elvan also has significant real estate practice expertise covering structuring of real estate development, including residential, commercial property and hotel development, drafting and negotiating relevant project agreements for developers and investors, as well carrying out legal land due diligence to determine whether the property is fit for its purpose.
On the M&A side, Elvan has been actively advising clients in various industries for high profile and strategic transactions which includes cross border acquisitions and international joint ventures. She has been acting for foreign and Turkish strategic investors and PEs in their acquisitions in Turkey, as well as advising selling shareholders in transactions of all sizes andsectors.
Elvan is a member of the International Bar Association.