Fırat joined Pekin & Pekin in 2012, and leads both the Dispute Resolution and Tax teams of the Firm.
He mainly represents and advises international clients from different sectors; such as automotive, banking and finance, real estate, consumer products, online retailers, energy, infrastructure etc. in matters of litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, tax disputes, tax inspections and areas of practice include commercial law and tax law, corporate fraud and economic crime, debt execution, restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy, competition, labour law and intellectual property. He has also participated and led mergers and spin-off transactions, and advised local and multinational holdings and group companies in their full restructuring projects.
Prior to joining Pekin & Pekin, Fırat worked for Ernst & Young where he was a lawyer and tax manager. Prior to Ernst & Young Fırat worked as legal counsel and the member of the tender committee at the Balıkesir Regional Directorate of the Ministry of National Defense, a lawyer and tax auditor with BDO Turkey (Denet), and a tax officer at the Istanbul Tax Office, respectively.
Fırat dual-qualifies as Attorney at Law and CPA (Certified Public Accountant) in Turkey. He is also recognized as a leading individual in taxation by legal 500 since 2015.
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