KDK’s Partner Okan Demirkan Spoke at ISTAC’s M&A Disputes Conference

KDK’s Partner Okan Demirkan Spoke at ISTAC’s M&A Disputes Conference

Okan Demirkan spoke at ISTAC’s M&A Disputes Conference, along with Dr. Michele Patocchi (Patocchi & Marzolini), Ed Poulton (Baker McKenzie) and Prof. Ercument Erdem. While sharing his experience in M&A related arbitrations, Okan emphasized the need to update Turkey’s International Arbitration Law, particularly its interim measures related provisions.

In addition to his arbitration expertise, Okan also represents clients in litigation proceedings in Turkey, including commercial, administrative and employment lawsuits as well as criminal lawsuits related to white-collar crimes, and from time to time acts as an expert witness in foreign jurisdictions, on Turkish law matters. He is also a prominent figure in the area of compliance and ethics. Okan Demirkan has led the Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli team in several investigations related to various regulatory as well as anti-bribery / anti-corruption allegations. He has recently been recognised by Who’s Who Legal and Global Arbitration Review as a “Future Leader” of the international arbitration world.

Okan Demirkan spoke at ISTAC’s M&A Disputes Conference, along with Dr. Michele Patocchi (Patocchi & Marzolini), Ed Poulton (Baker McKenzie) and Prof. Ercument Erdem. While sharing his experience in M&A related arbitrations, Okan emphasized the need to update Turkey’s International Arbitration Law, particularly its interim measures related provisions.

In addition to his arbitration expertise, Okan also represents clients in litigation proceedings in Turkey, including commercial, administrative and employment lawsuits as well as criminal lawsuits related to white-collar crimes, and from time to time acts as an expert witness in foreign jurisdictions, on Turkish law matters. He is also a prominent figure in the area of compliance and ethics. Okan Demirkan has led the Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli team in several investigations related to various regulatory as well as anti-bribery / anti-corruption allegations. He has recently been recognised by Who’s Who Legal and Global Arbitration Review as a “Future Leader” of the international arbitration world.