Ahmet Bagci has joined GKC Partners in Istanbul.
“I am pleased to join GKC Partners and believe together we will accomplish many great achievements with a refreshed approach based on solid local dispute resolution experience,” commented Bagci, who joins as Local Partner.
"The addition of Ahmet to our team reflects our continued commitment to our dispute resolution capabilities in Turkey,” declared Guniz Gokce, Managing Partner at GKC Partners. “We believe Ahmet will bring a new dimension to our capabilities, which speaks to the core of our clients' needs in Turkey particularly, with his strong local litigation background.”
“Strengthening our dispute capabilities is a focus of our growth strategy,” added Gokce. “Ahmet is a dynamic and highly regarded dispute resolution lawyer with a skill set that complements our existing practice. He is an important addition at a time when our disputes practice is in high demand."
Bagci’s primary areas of focus are commercial litigation and arbitration, and GKC Partners describes him as having, “extensive experience in large scale, complex disputes, from investigation through trial, appeal and enforcement.” Before joining GKC Partners, Ahmet spent 15 years at Pekin & Pekin and another two years at Dirican | Gozutok | Bagci, which he co-founded in 2018 (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on January 29, 2018), and which has rebranded as Dirican | Gozutok following his departure. He graduated from the University of Istanbul Faculty of Law in 2003.