Ayşe Güner received her Juris Doctorate in 2008 from the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law in Dallas, Texas, and received her LLM degree from Maastricht University, in the Netherlands. She is qualified in California. Güner is a senior associate in the competition and regulatory department of ELIG. She has assisted Gönenç Gürkaynak with numerous complex matters requiring counselling under the Turkish Competition Act and related laws. Güner has also published many articles in collaboration with Mr Gürkaynak, and she is particularly experienced in merger control matters.