Sertaç Kökenek, LL.M.

Senior Partner
Turkish , English
+90 212 359 5700

Key Qualifications

Sertac is a senior and equity partner and has more than 17 years of experience as an Istanbul-qualified lawyer advising local and international clients. Sertaç has a multi-disciplinary background, including mergers and acquisitions, employment and compliance.  Sertaç’s experience in these fields allows him to have a firm grasp of numerous layers of an M&A transaction. This comes in handy for clients, especially during the negotiation and the closing phases. In addition to his M&A and PE experience, he has a profound knowledge about white collar crime & investigation, collective bargaining agreements, redundancy processes and stock options. His industry experience covers gaming, startups, technology, heavy industry, energy, retail, healthcare, agriculture, automotive and real estate sectors.


  • 2009 – 2010 University of Cambridge – LL.M.
  • 2002 – 2006 Bahcesehir University – LL.B. (Valedictorian)


  • Admitted to Istanbul Bar Association (2008)