Neyzar Ünübol joined Kolcuoğlu Demirkan Koçaklı in 2019 as Competition Law Counsel. She is leading the Firm’s competition law practice, providing services in all aspects of competition law such as cartel and abuse of dominance investigations, individual exemption applications, M&As, joint ventures and design and application of merger remedies. She also designs and implements specialized competition law compliance programs for various multinational and local companies and delivers competition law trainings tailored to clients’ needs and the characteristics of the sector they are operating in.
Neyzar has almost 12 years of experience in the Turkish Competition Authority (TCA) as a competition expert; acting as case handler in numerous preliminary and in-depth investigations in differing sectors such as telecommunications, FMCG retailing, consumer electronics and alcoholic beverages. Her TCA experience includes individual exemption and negative clearance applications and merger cases, and she also has been involved in monitoring of merger remedies and conducting sector inquiries.
She has been involved in preparation process of some secondary legislation on Competition Law and contributed to in-service trainings and certificated internship programs organized by the TCA. She participated in many international and national conferences and workshops representing the TCA such as OECD roundtables, ICN workshops and UNCTAD meetings.
University College London, Master of Laws in Competition Law (2015)
Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Business Administration (2007)