Ankara University School of Law, 1998
Bar Membership: İstanbul Bar, 2007 / Ankara Bar, 1999
Languages: Turkish, English
Gamze Çiğdemtekin is a leading corporate and M&A lawyer in Turkey advising major international and Turkish clients in several sectors, including energy, banking and insurance, manufacturing, cements, chemicals and pharmaceuticals. Her expertise includes advising on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions with a particular focus on M&A, private equity, energy projects and competition law. She is ranked as a leading M&A lawyer in Turkey by several law directories such as Legal500, Chambers&Partners (Band 2).
Prior to establishing CDCA, she was a partner at Chadbourne & Parke and she played a key role in establishment of CP’s Istanbul office, prior to that she was a partner at Kinstellar and at White & Case. She also worked in Frankfurt Office of White & Case for almost a year.