Ayşegül Akbal

Senior Associate
Ayşegül Akbal

Ayşegül Akbal is a Senior Associate at Herguner Bilgen Özeke Attorney Partnership (“Hergüner”), where she focuses on a wide range of tax, commercial, administrative and customs disputes. Ayşegül started her legal career at one of the Turkish Finance Company’s Headquarters in 2000 in the legal department. During her six and a half years of experience as in-house counsel she worked on tax disputes, administrative disputes and all transactions necessary for board meetings and shareholder meetings, supervised outside counsel in non-performing loan litigations.

In 2006 she joined Hergüner as a litigation associate. At Hergüner, Ayşegül handled hundreds of cases as either lead associate or as a member of a team of litigators. She mainly represents Turkish and multinational companies in commercial and tax disputes. She also published several articles on topics ranging from commercial law to tax law.

Education:
LL.B., Istanbul University Law School (1999)