Our Practice Areas
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office presents wide range of services in European Union Law relying on experienced lawyers in this field.
Selim Sarıibrahimoğlu himself, founder and owner of the Office had many important positions related to the European Union. He worked as rapporteur in the Directorate General for Industrial Relations and Labor Law of the European Union, did negotiations about Turkish constitutional amendments with the President of the European Union, filed a case at the European Court of Justice on behalf of firms who suffered from an important financial loss resulting from the application of the Customs Union, as being first and only Turkish lawyer who achieved to make the case heard and pleaded at the ECJ even though Turkey wasn’t a member of the Union.
The Office continues to have a close interest in the agenda and progress of the European Union and to take the necessary actions by preparing the proper responses.
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office with its experience on consultancy and litigation processes of wide range of tax related issues provides legal services to companies, international institutions and individuals by focusing on resolution of problems quickly and qualitatively.
Our specialization areas might be shortly summarized as follows:
- Consultancy on tax planning and tax audit.
- Consultancy on legal issues of intercompany transactions, resource transfers, tax disputes arising from transactions with shareholders, such as special operations.
- Legal assistance on disputes arising from assessment, collection of Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Value Added Tax, Private Transaction Tax and etc.
- Litigation on tax related issues
Banking and Finance
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office presents wide range of services in banking and financial law relying on its experience in counseling on individual and corporate issues as well as on extensive experience on litigation processes.
Solution-focused approach of Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office’s attorneys and experts on banking and financial law let us provide qualified legal assistance to internal and international clients, including banks, financial institions, holdings and investment companies.
Combination of extensive experience with constantly updating knowledge gives us the opportunity, Fast and efficiently support you in the following areas:
- Corporate Finance
- Capital Markets
- Company Financing
- Loan Agreements
- International Trade Finance
- Asset and Projects Finance
- Representing the companies in all types of litigation related to banking and financial
Mergers and Acquisitions
Being an active member of Turkish and International legal market since 1976, Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office is high-experienced in rendering legal services on each stage of business, including but not limited to:
- Establishment of companies in accordance with Foreign Investments Act
- Settlement of article of associations
- Establishment of companies in Free Trade
- Merger and acquisition
- Squeeze out operations
- Arranging and organization of company’s (extraordinary) general assembly meetings
- Suits for cancellation of general assembly meetings decisions
- Liability suits against company managers
- Suits related to the companies Intellectual Property (Brand name; Patent; Industrial Design)
- Suspension on Bankruptcy Suits
International Arbitration is a newly developing area in Turkey and it has a wide practice area in the global world. Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office provides legal consultancy and assistance to clients in the area of International Arbitration by our significant experience in proceedings of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Arbitration, International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Arbitration, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Ad hoc Arbitration and local arbitration (according to the Code of Civil Procedure) in the following areas:
- International Trade Law
- International Commercial Law
- Energy Investment Law
- Construction Law (FIDIC)
- Sports Law
Energy market is one of the rapidly growing markets in Turkey and legislation in this area is also changing very often. Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Officce’s team being involved into energy market has updated knowledge of legislation, procedures and wide experience in energy related operations.
In this regard Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office provides consultancy on renewable energy resources, natural gas, electricity and nuclear power regulations. Our services on acquisitions, project finance and development, governmental incentives to companies working on renewable energy law is also let us to get us satisfaction of our clients.
Our legal team would be pleased to assist you in:
- Establishing companies operating on any area of energy law in the light of direct foreign investment legislation and governmental incentives
- License applications and amendments of relevant licenses
- Executing operations on behalf of companies in Energy Market Regulatory Authority
- Drafting due diligence report and conducting share transfers
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office provides legal consultancy to its clients about construction projects with planning, financing and implementing the projects. Consultancy services include private sector construction projects such; collective housing, office and business centers, shopping malls, hotels and holiday villages, factories, production and storage facilities, sport complex, convention centers. Besides these private sector projects we also provide services in public construction and infrastructure projects; highways, bridges, railways, tunnels, dams, harbors, schools, hospitals, energy stations, natural gas and oil pipelines.
We offer specialized solutions in the following areas:
- Legally establish the Real Estate Investment Companies, Joint Ventures, Consortiums etc.
- Legal consultancy to Urban Transformation Projects,
- Examining, negotiating and preparing the contracts,
- Acquiring such licenses as, Construction License and Occupancy Permit,
- Giving legal assistance about the environmental law regarding the constructions
International Business Law
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office mostly working with foreign companies operating in Turkey, succeeds to gain high satisfaction of international clients with quality of provided legal services.
In terms of international law we have shared with our clients firms experience on
- Cross border trade operations
- Legal assistance on international carriage of goods
- Dispute settlement both in arbitration and local courts
- Legal assistance on registration of intellectual property rights in Turkey and assistance on lawsuits regarding the infringement of foreign intellectual property rights within Turkey
- Establishment of companies with foreign capital and companies on free trade zones.
- Assistance on resolutions of problems arising from custom procedures
- Consultancy on investment incentives to foreign investors
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office with its 40-year experience on employment law issues of foreign companies operating in Turkey and diplomatic missions is able to effectively and quickly provide assistance to its clients on:
- Obtaining of work permits
- Drafting of individual and collective labor contracts
- Preparing of performance files for each employee position within the company
- Termination of labor contracts
- Calculating of severance payment
- Consultancy on legal and criminal liabilities of the employee related to work accidents
- Ensuring the safety of work environment appropriate to relevant legislation
- Drafting reports, defense request letters, notices and notifications of termination of work contracts
- Settling disputes and assistance in litigation arising from employment relations
Public Procurement Law
Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office with its experienced staff follows the procurement process of its clients sensitively. In this respect; consultancy service is given to the clients about the preparation to the procurement process. Applications to the Administration and Public Procurement Authority are carefully prepared. Sarıibrahimoğlu Law Office with its 40 year experience, has a very successful background in the Administrative Cases related with the public tenders.
We offer specialized solutions in the following areas:
- To make complaint and objection applications against the tender specifications and tender decisions.
- To examine the tender files of clients and give legal opinion.
- To file cancelation cases against the PPA decisions
- To intervene the ongoing cases
- To file cases against the Remedial Action decisions of PPA
We would be pleased to share with our clients professional experience on
- Shareholding contract
- Joint ventures
- Contracts on mergers and acquisitions of companies
- Construction contracts
- Distribution contracts
- Leasing contracts
- Franchising contracts
- Agency contracts
- Sales contracts
- Property acquisition contracts
- Work contracts