Sıla KARAKOÇ GÖKSU

Sıla KARAKOÇ GÖKSU

Associate

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Profile

Sıla has graduated from Bilkent University (LL.B) and University of Oxford (Magister Juris) with first class honours degree. During her master’s degree, she specialized in international investment and commercial arbitration and financial regulations/transactions. After that she returned to Istanbul to complete her legal internship where she mainly took part in international arbitration cases and acted as an arbitral secretary. She also worked in the legal department of a renowned company operating in tourism industry where she engaged with commercial law, aviation law, project finance, hospitality law and M&A. Now, she is assisting ErsoyBilgehan team on the above practice areas, especially commercial law and M&A projects.

Education

Magister Juris (LL.M.), University of Oxford, 2019
LL.B., Bilkent University, Faculty of Law, 2018
B.A. Economics (Minor), Bilkent University, Department of Economics, 2018

Languages

English
French

Memberships

Admitted to the Istanbul Bar

Young ISTAC (Istanbul Arbitration Center)
Arbitrator Intelligence
Young SIAC (Singapore International Arbitration Centre)
Young EDAC (Energy Disputes Arbitration Center)
Worcester College (Oxford) Alumni

Practice Areas

  • Aviation
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Employment
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Franchise
  • General Contract Law
  • Infrastructure
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate & Construction

Awards

Ranked first as a group in the Arbitration Law Moot Court Competition organized by ISTAC
Ranked third as a group amongst 125 teams in terms of written submissions in the European Court of Human Rights Moot Court Competition, represented Turkey in the final rounds held in Strasbourg.