Sena Uz graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Law and has been admitted to Istanbul Bar Association since 2005. After completing mandatory legal internship, she attended Harvard Extension School where she has taken international and corporate law classes. She also holds an LL.M degree in International and Business Law from Suffolk University Law School, Boston, MA.
Prior to joining our team, Ms. Uz has worked in top tier law firms in her career extending over 8 years in the legal profession. She mainly focuses on corporate and commercial law, contract law, mergers and acquisitions and dispute resolution. She has a vast experience in incorporation of various types of legal entities and advising foreign clients on; determining the type of legal entity to be established in Turkey and assisting them in company establishment procedure. She also has a considerable experience in liquidation of limited liability companies and joint stock corporations. She advises both local and foreign clients with full range of commercial and corporate advisory services; including corporate restructurings, corporate governance and other legal aspects of commercial matters. She has focused on cross border acquisitions on a wide range of sectors and has led many due diligence projects and participated in M&A negotiations. Ms. Uz provides legal advice on day to day legal issues of the companies; including handling litigation matters especially in labor disputes. Ms. Uz is a certified mediator, registered with the Ministry of Justice.