Zeynep Tuna AKBAŞ provides advice to a wide range of clients on investigations initiated by the Turkish Competition Authority and on merger control issues related to both domestic and cross-border transactions. She also advises in judicial review proceedings filed against the decisions of the Turkish Competition Authority.
Ms. AKBAŞ assists clients with their day-to-day competition and regulatory compliance matters. She also plays an active role in defending local and international clients before the Ministry of Trade in trade remedy investigations.
Ms. AKBAŞ speaks English fluently.
EXPERIENCE & MAIN PROJECTS
- Investigations initiated by the Turkish Competition Authority for the clients in a variety of sectors such as FMCG and food.
- Merger control proceedings before the Turkish Competition Authority covering a number of industries, most notably Ro-Ro transportation, pharmaceuticals and energy.
Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul, LLB, 2022
- "The TCA Publishes Pioneer Decisions on the Simultaneous Implementation of the Leniency and Settlement Procedures", Concurrences, February 2, 2023 with Ertuğrul Can Canbolat, Muhammed Safa Uygur and Deniz Kıvanç
- "New Regulation on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Was Adopted", Lexology, January 3, 2022 with Ertuğrul Can Canbolat, Muhammed Safa Uygur and Su Başak Satır