Private Equity

Private Equity

Due to the increase of complexion of Private Equity transactions in Turkey, the legal specialists have been playing an essential role in this area. Private Equity and Venture Capital have been existing in Turkish legislation since 1993 and within the frame of legal reforms introduced to the Capital Markets Law and the related legislation, Venture Capital and Private Equity have been in a rapid growth in the recent years.

Ketenci & Ketenci assists the clients in all stages of the investment cycle, providing timely, practical and comprehensive legal representation in every aspect of global private equity, involving:

  • Carve-out transactions
  • Cross border transactions
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Private investments in public equity (PIPE) transactions
  • IPO exits
  • Minority investments
  • Recapitalizations
  • Restructurings
  • Fund formation
  • Acquisitions from bankruptcy and rescue investments
  • Consortia arrangements

Our Private Equity Practice consists of a dedicated team of banking, mezzanine finance and capital markets lawyers handling financing and securities matters exclusively for private equity investors, arranging banks, management teams and investee companies. Ketenci & Ketenci’s Private Equity attorneys are trusted advisors to private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, venture capital funds, debt funds, hedge funds, growth companies and lenders&borrowers.

With a deep understanding of the current terms, structures and practices in the market, our team connects clients with the resources to achieve their business goals and protect their legal interests in all types of private equity transactions. We have longstanding relationships with financing sources, management teams and intermediaries, that enables us to provide our clients with market-specific insight into the latest trends and conditions impacting sourcing, financing and other aspects of their transactions. We leverage this network to connect our clients with investment opportunities, management teams and resources in their industry.