• Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
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Esen  İrtem ( Partner )

Key Qualifications

Esen Irtem specializes in banking and finance, advising on a range of cross-border and domestic financial transactions. She represents lenders and borrowers related to various types of loans, which include Islamic loans, ECA loans, syndicated loans etc.

She has an extensive experience at debt restructuring of Turkish companies with banks and financial institutions. Esen also works in major bond issuances by Turkish and foreign banks and financial institutions.

She worked as a secondee at the London and Munich offices of an international law firm, working with the EDM, M&A, finance & infrastructure practice groups in 2011.

Esen Irtem is writing at The Lending and Secured Finance Review and ICLG Lending &Secured Finance for the chapter of Turkey.


Galatasaray University, Faculty of Law 2001 - 2007


Istanbul Bar Association 2008 

Languages Turkish , English , French