March 12, 2020
Dr. Gökçe Sarısu was previously an associate partner at EY’s Tax division. Dr. Gökçe Sarısu has more than 15 years’ experience in tax dispute resolution and management of tax controversies at the administrative and judicial stages, representing Turkish and multinational corporations during the tax audits and tax litigation and management of possible tax controversy risks. Gökçe has also notable experience in advising tax efficient structuring and implementation of tax-free tools. She advises local and multinational corporations on tax law in the technology, healthcare, real estate and fast moving consumer goods sectors.
Gökçe is a graduate of Ankara University Faculty of Law (LLB, 2004) and Bournemouth University, Department of International Commercial Law (LLM, 2007). She completed her doctoral studies in 2018 with her thesis entitled as “Tax security and implementation suggestions for Turkey”.
With Dr. Gökçe Sarısu’s recent appointment, Balcıoğlu Selçuk Ardıyok Keki now has the all the resources necessary to provide its clients with the full range of tax law services, including management of tax controversies, advise on tax audits, follow-up the tax litigations, advise on restructurings from tax perspective and advise on miscellaneous matters on tax law.
“The recruitment of Dr. Gökçe Sarısu is part of our growth plan in Turkey” said Barlas Balcıoğlu, Managing Partner of Balcıoğlu Selçuk Ardıyok Keki. “We are very happy to welcome Gökçe Sarısu who has extraordinary track record in tax law and we believe she will contribute us to maintain service quality at a world-class level for our clients.”
About Balcıoğlu Selçuk Ardıyok Keki
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Ardıyok Keki Attorney Partnership is an Istanbul-based full service law firm with a team of 85+ lawyers and economists. Our practice focuses on a wide range of areas including real estate, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, banking, project finance, capital markets, competition and anti-trust, employment, litigation and arbitration, telecommunication, regulatory and public law and intellectual property. We represent and advise Turkish and multinational clients, including Fortune 500 companies, in the banking and finance, private equity, real estate, manufacturing, hospitality and leisure, retail, automotive, energy, information technology, life sciences, luxury fashion and beauty, and media sectors.