Serdar Paksoy is the senior partner of Paksoy and the head of the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution practice. For over 30 years, he has been actively advising foreign investors and assisting them in their transactions and disputes work in Turkey and abroad. Mr Paksoy’s practice focuses on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, white collar crimes, investigations and dispute resolution. He extensively advises clients on matters involving cross-border acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity investments, strategic investments, investigations and litigation across a wide range of sectors from financial services, banking, retail, transportation, logistics and manufacturing to energy, insurance, healthcare and pharmaceuticals.
Mr Paksoy has extensive experience in acting for many clients as an advocate in court actions including commercial litigation, administrative lawsuits, corporate governance, insolvency, investigations, white-collar crimes and crisis advice. He has represented investors and sovereigns in international arbitrations before various arbitral institutions, including under the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, ICC, LCIA and ICSID rules. Mr Paksoy has acted for parties in Turkish court actions relating to enforcement actions, shareholder conflicts, construction law, investigations, internal controls, securities disputes, company law, contractual conflicts, product liability, concessionary disputes, tax litigation and administrative law proceedings.