For more than 50 years, Prof. Dr. Yüksel Ersoy is recognized one of the milestones at internationalization of legal services and legal advisor of several “first sample” transactions and defendant of landmark cases in Turkish legal market.
Prof. Dr. Ersoy is the founder of Ersoy Law Office which is the member of Çukur & Yılmaz Alliance in Ankara and the senior local partner of Çukur & Yılmaz’s Ankara practice. He is a trusted adviser to a wide range of international and Turkish corporates and conglomerates at many sectors with a particular focus of construction & projects, real estate, energy & mining, defense & aerospace and other regulated industries. Vast majority of his practice includes international aspects.
At the first expansion phase of Turkish construction & projects industries and business environments to international markets in 80’s, Prof. Dr. Ersoy has been one of the a few anchor lawyers creating innovative business models and developing the structures which is frequently used all over Turkey today.
Prof. Dr. Ersoy has completed his academic studies mostly in Italy, at University of Roma and he is a member of Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana. Besides, He used to a lecturer of law at Ankara and Bilkent Universities’ Law Schools and visiting lecturer at law schools of University of California and University of Virginia for years.
Beyond his business law advisory and transactional legal services, he is also a reputable litigator and arbitrator at high profile projects, commercial, corporate and governmental & regulatory disputes.
In addition, expertise and experiences of Prof. Dr. Ersoy include the legal practices of corporate and M&A, commercial & international trade, compliance & regulatory and governmental, competition & the EU law and banking & capital markets areas.