Akıncı Law Office
Bebek Mah. Cevdet
Paşa Cad. No:55 Bebek
Tel: + 90 212 287 07 00
Fax: + 90 212 287 87 86
Member of Istanbul Bar, Prof. Akinci’s expertise spans international arbitration, dispute resolution, construction and international business law.
He has for years been recognised by legal directories as a “leading individual” in arbitration, dispute resolution and construction. Prof. Akinci worked on projects and disputes for highways, railways, metro, buildings, underground sewerage system; infrastructure civil projects; water distribution projects; shopping malls, various residential projects; power plants; natural gas storage; SCADA systems; automation system in Turkey and also in many countries worldwide involving Europe, Middle East and CIS Countries financed by; the European Union, the European Investment Bank, the Asian Development Bank, JBIC, and the Word Bank Prof. Akinci has been involved in a large number of international disputes (as adviser, counsel, legal expert or arbitrator).
As counsel and arbitrator Prof Akinci acted under institutional arbitration rules including, but not limited to UNCITRAL, ICC, ICSID, LCIA, SCC, ITO and TRAC. Prof. Akinci is a member of the ICC Court. Prof. Akinci also has substantial experience in cross-border M&A projects and corporate law. Prof. Akinci has written numerous books on International Arbitration, Construction Disputes, Contract Law and Transportation Law. His articles are mostly related to International Business Law. Formerly Chairman of the International Private Law Section of the Faculty of Law at Galatasaray University, he now teaches international arbitration and contract law at Bahcesehir University.
M&A Law Practice:
Akinci Law Office has a wealth of experience in mergers and acquisitions. Acquisitions, sales and merges of businesses are part of the core activities carried out by our law firm.
Acting for buyers, sellers, target organisations and other parties, such as financial institutions, we provide assistance at all stages of business transactions and business restructuring.
Akinci’s good reputation in Turkey means that we can effectively assist our clients in obtaining the necessary regulatory permits and clearances promptly.
Our team will work to ensure timely filing and liaison with the Turkish competition authorities, with the aim of obtaining a favorable decision from each of the regulators in a timely manner.
For example, Akinci has recently obtained several regulatory approvals, including from the Competition Board, the Capital Markets Board and the Energy Market Regulatory Authority.
Our assistance also includes negotiation, due diligence, drafting of agreements and other legal documentation, and organising signings, closings and other post-closing procedures. Consequently, we aim to avoid possible conflicts between the parties which may arise during the transaction.
Akıncı Law Office :
Akinci Law Office is an international law firm, based in Istanbul Turkey, committed to providing high-quality legal service both in international and domestic practices. We provide specialized legal services to prominent local firms as well as to well-known corporations around the world.
We can assist our clients quickly and cost-efficiently with immediate advice and help in most countries throughout the World.
Our clients range from public institutions, internationally renowned firms to small businesses and individual entrepreneurs. We assist in matters arising from civil law, penal law and other branches of the law, and aim to fulfill all of our clients’ varied needs.
The hallmark of our practice is treating each matter individually, taking into consideration its own merits. Orientated with the philosophy of personal service and a team approach, we are dedicated to resolving all aspects of our clients’ legal matters efficiently.
Akinci Law Office has been listed as one of the recommended law firms in the field of dispute resolution by Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.