Çakmak-Gökçe Avukatlık Bürosu

Güniz Gökçe

Güniz Gökçe

Partner

Biography

Overview:
Güniz's practice involves a wide range of banking and structured finance transactions. Being the head of the banking and finance practice of the office, she advises arrangers, lenders and multilateral financial institutions on complex financing operations and has developed particular expertise in cross-border financings and securitisations. Güniz also acts for various Turkish borrowers, mainly Turkish banks, in a wide range of financings including syndications, structured financings and trade financings.

Güniz is ranked by Chambers & Partners 2015, and according to Chambers, clients are quick to praise Güniz Gökçe's practical approach and commercial nous. Other clients praised her for her work ethic and responsiveness noting that "she knows the commercial side of deals and doesn't shy away from getting her hands dirty - she will be in meetings and negotiate directly with clients". Chambers also noted that with a practice that includes securitisation work, she is in particular demand from financial institutions.

Practices:
Banking & Finance

Sectors:
Financial Institutions, Construction & Infrastructure


Bars and Associates
Istanbul Bar Association, admitted 2015
New York State Bar, 2003
Izmir Bar Association, 1997

Education
LL.M. (with distinction) Georgetown University, Law Center, 2000
LL.B Ankara University, Faculty of Law, 1995

Languages
English, Turkish