Founding Partners

  • Mehmet Durmaz
    Mehmet Durmaz Lawyer

    Founding partner of MGM Legal & Consultancy, Att.-at-law Mehmet Durmaz obtained Bachelor’s Degree in Law from Marmara University.
    Following his contributions at Karako Law Office, he completed compulsory military services. Mr. Durmaz acted solicitor for Saysu Event Ltd. Şti., which aimed to realize the first adventure park project in Turkey. Besides rendering “commercial consultancy” services in a wide range of companies, Mr. Durmaz, meantime, worked for Karako Law Office as a solicitor. He is also the member of Energy Law Commission at Istanbul Bar, and of Istanbul Young Entrepreneurs Board at The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey. Furthermore, he is also acting as the Ass. Founding President of Marmara University – Faculty of Law Alumni Association, and Founding Director of Rope Track and Adventure Parks Association. Holding the International Arbitration Certificate accredited by Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIAarb), Mr. Durmaz has full command of English language.

  • Gökhan Bakar
    Gökhan Bakar Lawyer

    Founding partner of MGM Legal & Consultancy, Att.-at-law Gökhan Bakar obtained Bachelor’s Degree in Law from Marmara University. He completed foreign language (English) education at New York LIS College – US. Moreover, he obtained Master’s Degree in “Economy Law” where his dissertation “Fees and Relevant Provisions in Real property Brokerage Agreements” Istanbul 2015 (XII+220 pages” has been published. Mr. Bakar also brings the advantage of arbitration experience. He previously worked for Att.-at-law Prof. Dr. Cevdet Yavuz / Yavuz Law Office. He is married with one child.