Nihal Yıldırım

January 2, 2019

She graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Law, in 1997.    Following her graduation, Yıldırım worked at Toprakbank and ABank as an internal auditor. Since 2006 she has been working as a lawyer in well known law offices in İstanbul, mainly in the fields of law of obligations, commercial law, labor law and sports law and litigation. She joined Köksal&Partners in 2019. She has proficiency in English and beginner level in French.

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Aynur Kahraman

September 4, 2018

She graduated from University of Yeditepe in 2011 with full scholarship. She was educated in University of Lodz under the Erasmus programme in 2007. She worked some well known law firms in Istanbul and top private banks Akbank and YapiKredi then attended Köksal&Partners in 2018. She is trying to hold Capital Market Certification level 3. She is currently working on the protection of personal data and AdTech&MarTech Law. She is also continuing her master degree in Cyber Law at University of Bilgi. She has an advanced level of proficiency in English.

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Seçil Özdikmenli

July 15, 2016

She graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Law, in 2003. She is the founder of Özdikmenli Law Office, our cooperative partner. In 2007, he studied at the Toronto Pacific Language Institute in Canada for 6 months and was awarded the Diploma in General English and Business English. Özdikmenli was Vice President of ELSA European Youth Law Association Ankara Branch and General Headquarters. Özdikmenli is specialized in media law and compensation law. She has an advanced level of proficiency in English.

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Sezin Burcu Özdamar

July 12, 2016

She graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Law, in 1998. Özdamar worked at Pipelines and Petroleum Transportation Inc. (“BOTAŞ”) and the Baku Tbilisi Ceyhan Transit Oil Pipeline Project in the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, as well as international gas and oil projects, as a legal advisor for five years. Within the framework of the engineering, expropriation, construction and procurement processes in the pipeline project, she carried out all correspondence and legal process with public institutions and organizations. Özdamar has been providing all kinds of legal consultancy services to local and foreign clients and has participated in many mergers and acquisitions projects, including foreign clients entering the Turkish market and legal reviews of companies. She has proficiency in English.

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Mehmet Ali Köksal

July 12, 2016

He graduated from Ankara University, in 1996. After working for a reputable law office in Ankara, he founded Köksal&Partners, in September 2005. In addition to law practice, he is also a registered trademark and patent attorney. He attends several conferences about IT Law and gives lectures and speeches on various legal subjects. Köksal is specialized in the areas of law requiring technical information, and he is the chairman of the Legal Working Group at Informatics Association of Turkey.

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