Energy Law is one of the vital areas on which Agathor pays attention to. We offer our clients advisory services at pre-investment, investment, and post-investment stages. Our services also include representing and advising clients in public auctions and license applications, establishment of regulated companies, advising on compliance with regulatory aspects, drafting contracts for sale and supply and carriage of energy. Our unique team defends the interests of our clients in both local and international arrangements. With our understanding of the expectations of international financing sources, we assist our clients on enhancement of profitable and economic projects.
In order to comply with all of the regulations and contributors in this sector, our lawyers continuously adapt themselves to the changing conditions. Our legal team provides services such as; dispute avoidance, formation of contracts, project assistance, and more.
Our Firm has been guiding multiple clients starting from the beginning of business establishment to adequate management, mergers and acquisitions to interactions with financial institutions, liquidation and corporate maintenance services.
Agathor allocates sufficient, suitable and timely support for any aspect regarding company law.
Our specialized contracted lawyers advice on strategic and crucial issues as well as agreements regarding finance, negotiation, due diligence, project development, mergers and acquisitions, risk management, intellectual property, competition, labor and tax law.
Arbitration in Turkey became a very important dispute resolution tool and is growing day by day. In today’s conditions, a lot of clients see arbitration as quick, easy and trustable way of resolving disagreements.
Without an expert lawyer team, arbitration cannot be fully accomplished due to its complex procedures. Agathor’s contracted lawyer team includes numerous arbitration specialists from multiple authorities.
Our team members are eligible to work in all major European and international administrations.
Agathor, with its strong expertise and reputation, counsels governments, global companies, financial institutions as well as foreign investors in this field
Our Practice includes reviewing policies and informative forms; providing advice on the corporate and regulatory requirements applicable to Turkish insurance companies, agencies and brokers; assisting clients with their efforts to comply with the New Turkish Commercial Code; representing clients before the General Directorate of Insurance; preparing official applications to the official bodies; advising and producing training material and company policies on anti-money laundering requirements; assisting clients with respect to their potential bids to acquire a stake in insurance and pension companies; carrying out due diligence work on target companies; providing advice on alternative structures that fall within the scope of non-admitted insurance activities; assisting clients on telemarketing activities which include drafting of telephone scripts; producing contracts.
Agathor advises on tax planning and structuring, transfer pricing and tax dispute resolution to individual and corporate clients. Our purpose is to minimize the tax liability for all of our clients. Our marginality comes from providing consultancy for both local and international operations all around the world.
Agathor’s specialized team offers various perspectives to its clients regarding tax and commercial transactions, tax dispute resolution, insurance tax and VAT/indirect taxation.
As the volume of the Turkish capital market increase, we continue to provide cutting-edge services in order to adapt our clients to changing regulations and volatility of the market and we consult our clients even in the most complex issues. In this context, we offer services regarding IPOs, issuing process and legal compliance matters of the companies, application for the establishment and licensing of the capital market institutions.
The constantly changing environment of Turkish capital markets requires experience and knowledge of regulations and the practices of the regulatory authorities. Our professionals help clients anticipate and adapt to capital markets requirements and stay flexible to changing rules. We provide both securities regulatory advice and transaction structuring, and can advise across a range of products, including:
Agathor team has the flexibility and reach to handle clients’ real estate investments and follow closely the recent developments in Turkey and around the world. We manage wide range of real estate development, planning and land use, long-term lease agreements, sale and purchase of land, preparation of bidding documents, preparation of preliminary sales contracts and construction projects, leasing residential and commercial properties, preparation of proceeds sharing agreements and sub-contractor agreements as well as landed properties with regards to client protection and judicial process. Our team also handles the preparation of legal opinions and information letters about the questions on real estate law and give advisory services to prosperous construction companies at their project stages.
Nowadays, personal data is used and captured by most of the companies and websites. In this context, very vital restrictions and guidelines are created for the sake of personal data protection. Therefore, our contracted lawyers carry out services with regards to the decisions of the Data Protection Authority (KVKK) to make sure our clients’ activities are covered by law.
In addition to KVKK, Agathor’s lawyer team also carry out activities within the scope of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and provide consultancy to our clients for official compliance services and the preparation of corresponding documents. Within this context, we have prepared and customized data retention, protection and destruction policies according to our clients, explicit consent texts, commitments, Customer, employee and business partner, ensuring the compliance of the contracts with the legislation, training of personnel, etc.
Agathor’s contracted lawyers, who are highly experienced in family law, offer efficient litigation and consultancy services in any kind of dispute arisen from family law. We are here to resolve any concern you have in separation process. Some of the common services are;
- Divorce cases
- Child relocation and child custody cases
- International child abductions
- Premarital Agreement
- Property Division
- International Family Law Disputes
It is a fact now that Turkey is a country with a strong migration in recent years, and is seen as an attractant for many investors throughout the world. This has made an increase in legal standards and proceedings against foreigners in almost every part of the country.
In this regard, we offer consulting, follow-up and advocacy services on work and residence permits or work permits for key personnel, conducting processes for exceptional acquisition of Turkish citizenship and real estate acquisition of foreigners.