Filiz Toprak Esin

Partner


+ 90 (212) 354 00 24
filiz.toprak@gun.av.tr



Bar Admissions:
Istanbul Bar Association

Languages:
English, Turkish, French

Expertise

Filiz Toprak Esin has been with the firm since 2006 and became a partner in 2020. Her practice is focused on business crime and anti-corruption, competition and corporate and M&A.

Filiz has broad experience in compliance matters including competition and white collar crimes. She has assisted various major multinational clients in their fight against corruption and provides preventive advice about their compliance process. At the same time, she represents executives of clients before relevant authorities and courts regarding white collar crimes related investigations and court actions.

Concerning competition law matters, in addition to her consultancy and training expertise, she is representing clients about any projects before the Turkish Competition Authority as well as any administrative court actions regarding decisions of the Competition Board.

Filiz has been involved in numerous M&A transactions and assisted clients who have investments in Turkey on their continuing legal needs.

Publications

Speaking Engagements

Legal Effects of Coronavirus on Businesses, Gün + Partners and Çukurova SIFED Webinar, Speaker, 10.04.2020

Principles and Implementation of Anti-Corruption Law in Turkey, Ethics and Reputation Society Academy - Corporate Ethics and Compliance Management Certificate Program 6th Semester, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 11.10.2019

Principles and Implementation of Anti-Corruption Law in Turkey, Ethics and Reputation Society Academy - Corporate Ethics and Compliance Management Certificate Program 5th Semester, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 05.04.2019

Effective Contract Management, Ethics and Reputation Society and Gün + Partners, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 19.10.2018

Vertical Agreements under Competition Law, Gün + Partners Seminar, Speaker, Izmir, Turkey, 14.11.2017

Essential Elements of an Effective Internal Investigation, Ethics and Reputation Society - 7th International Ethics Summit, Panellist, Istanbul, Turkey, 16.06.2017

The Penalties in White Collar Crimes, Transparency International Association, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 09.12.2016

Challenges in Acquisition of Companies in Turkey, 5th Turkey Private Equity Summit, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 01.04.2015

Competition Law Perspective on Enforcement of IP Rights in the Turkish Pharmaceutical Sector, Erciyes University and the Turkish Competition Authority - Recent Developments in Competition Law Conference, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, 14.05.2010

Associations

  • Ethics & Reputation Society (TEID), Board Member
  • Transparency International Turkey
  • Integrated Reporting Turkey

Education

  • 2009, European and International Business Law, Faculty of Law, Leiden University, Leiden – The Netherlands (Adv. LL.M.)
  • 2006, Faculty of Law, Galatasaray University, Istanbul LL.B.
  • 2001, Notre Dame de Sion French High School, Istanbul