Former Pekin & Pekin Senior Partner Yalcin Ozge Okat has established OkatLaw in Istanbul.
Okat had been with Pekin & Pekin since January 2012. Before that, he worked for one year as a Counsel with the Baker McKenzie affiliated firm Esin Attorney Partnership. Earlier still, he worked for 13 years for the Capital Markets Board of Turkey.
According to Okat, the firm will focus on capital markets, cryptocurrencies, fintech, derivatives, corporate, and banking/finance. Anlam Altay and Hakan Kizilelma, as external consultants, will advise on dispute resolution matters, while tax consultancy will be provided by Murat Bati.