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KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl is a full service law firm with a team of approximately 40 lawyers offering a wide range of legal services At Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl we use a results oriented approach to provide tailormade solutions for domestic and international companies institutions and individuals in various sectors A Culture of Expertise All of our lawyers are fluent in English and services in German French and Italian are also available Many of our lawyers have postgraduate degrees in law and have experience working in international law firms abroad Some are also admitted to other foreign bars including New York and Berlin 2
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI  Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   is a full-service law firm, with a team of approximately 40 l...
www kolcuoglu av tr International Awareness Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl is ranked among Turkey s leading firms and is recommended by The Legal 500 Chambers Partners and other notable legal publications in a number of practice areas Our Firm has received a number of domestic and international awards as a result of its achievements We have developed close relationships with distinguished international law firms and cooperate with these firms to support our multinational clients in cross border projects Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl has also established a central German Desk where it brings together its experience in advising international companies operating in Germanspeaking countries Broad Sector Experience Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl is experienced in a wide range of sectors including financial industries retail insurance energy infrastructure real estate construction technology media and pharmaceuticals Our Firm prides itself on staying up to date on the current state of legal affairs in Turkey while offering top quality legal services to domestic and international clients Ethics Commitment and Professionalism Our long term client relationships are based on trust This enables us to accurately and efficiently analyze the legal and commercial aspects of each client s legal status while providing high quality legal services Our Firm places significant emphasis on business ethics and is an active member of Turkey s preeminent ethics association TEID 3
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  International Awareness Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   is ranked among Turkey   s leading firms and is...
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www kolcuoglu av tr Practice Areas Mergers Acquisitions General Corporate Energy Infrastructure Banking and Finance Capital Markets Employment Real Estate Dispute Resolution 5
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  Practice Areas      Mergers   Acquisitions      General Corporate      Energy   Infrastructure      B...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI What the team is known for Broad ranging corporate M A practice often active on behalf of local and foreign private equity clients and strategic investors Highly experienced in cross border cases including working in collaboration with marketleading international law firms on multi jurisdictional transactions CHAMBERS EUROPE The team is on call at all times and solves problems for us the lawyers are very creative in terms of finding the optimum solution for both parties in a deal CHAMBERS EUROPE 6
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI     What the team is known for  Broad-ranging corporate M A practice, often active on behalf...
www kolcuoglu av tr Mergers Acquisitions Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl is well known and praised in the Turkish market for its strong M A practice where highly experienced lawyers advise both domestic and foreign clients Our Firm provides superior legal services on a wide range of projects and with our results oriented approach to providing tailor made solutions we are frequently included as a leading law firm in Mergermarket listings and other leading corporate publications and research reports R E F E R E N C E S ACP Insurance and Reinsurance Brokers Huntsman AeroVironment Hyundai Motor Company American Efird Global Bank ArcelorMittal RZK elik Private Equity Argus Capital Iyzico Easy Payment Bain Capital JMIB Holdings Bedminster Capital Kerten Private Equity BP Ko Holding Bunzl Logo Software Capvis M C Saatchi Cosco Container Lines Mediterra Capital Do ta Kelebek Otto Group Do u SK Private Equity Pera Capital Partners EBRD Saya Group EuroChem Group Talanx Group GDF Suez Engie Thyssen Krupp Gedik Investments TPI Composites GNC Turcas HBK Investments Turkven Private Equity HDI Insurance UTC Aerospace Systems Goodrich Corporation Hugo Boss 7
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  Mergers   Acquisitions Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   is well-known and praised in the Turkish market ...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI General Corporate Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl advises small medium sized and large scale domestic and international companies in connection with their day to day transactions and legal matters Our Firm provides premier legal services regarding contract negotiations corporate governance and compliance corporate structuring tenders intellectual property rights anti bribery and corruption matters market regulations and licenses R E F E R E N C E S Agence France Presse AFP Pasha Group Aktif Bank Pharmactive Alexander Hughes Phillip Morris Turkey American Efird Global RWE Comau SolarReserve Dover Corporation The Boston Consulting Group Feld Entertainment TOSAF Goodrich THY Technic Service Center TPI Composites Gruner Jahr Trade Pool HDI Insurance TravelersBox Hedef Filo Turkish Basketball Federation Hugo Boss UL Huntsman VHV Allgemeine Versicherung Italferr Vossloh Rail Technologies Iyzico Easy Payment Yamaha Kiko Cosmetics ZooPlus LR Global Holding Magneti Marelli Mako 8
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI  General Corporate Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   advises small, medium-sized and large-scale...
www kolcuoglu av tr Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl is right on top of the law and provides commercially sound advice THE LEGAL 500 Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl s outstanding team marries tremendous business acumen with highly skilled lawyers THE LEGAL 500 9
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr     Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   is    right on top of the law    and provides    commercially sound ...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI What the team is known for Growing presence in Turkish projects with increasing activity on some of the most significant energy and infrastructure mandates in the market Highly appreciated by global energy clients for advice on their Turkish activities CHAMBERS EUROPE Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl has a strong practice in big ticket infrastructure projects has developed a specialism in advising on Turkey s burgeoning nuclear sector THE LEGAL 500 10
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI     What the team is known for  Growing presence in Turkish projects, with increasing activi...
www kolcuoglu av tr Energy Infrastructure Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl has been at the forefront of this decade s developments in energy and infrastructure In 2011 Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl was retained as Turkish counsel in the Shah Deniz Stage II Project where our Firm left a significant impression on the international arena with its comprehensive legal knowledge and experience Subsequently in 2012 our Firm played a key role in one of the region s most ground breaking energy projects the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline Project TANAP For the past several years Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl has been advising several international energy companies in very sophisticated projects such as the Sinop Nuclear Power Plant various electricity generation activities and renewable energy investments R E F E R E N C E S A Chinese solar technology company A Japanese engineering and infrastructure company A major Chinese railway engineering and construction company Ado Energy Boston Consulting Group BP Neas Energy Shah Deniz Stage II Natural Gas Sale Project Solar Frontier SolarReserve Turcas Zeema 11
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  Energy   Infrastructure Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   has been at the forefront of this decade   s de...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI Banking Finance and Capital Markets Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl offers comprehensive legal service in the banking and finance sector in such areas as guaranteed credit transactions portfolio configuration purchase financing creditor side project financing and compliance with relevant Turkish legislation Our capital markets law attorneys provide legal support services across all capital market matters including first and second public offerings promissory transactions and securities involving domestic and international investment banks and enterprises R E F E R E N C E S Allianz Landesbank Baden W rttemberg ABN Amro Logo Software AIG Insurance Mediterra Capital Bank of Ireland and the Royal Bank of Scotland RBS Portigon Deutsche Bank EBRD FinansInvest FMS Wertmanagement Saya Group Siemens Teamobility Fung Properties The Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland HBK Investments Turkven Private Equity Hypo Real Estate Holding and Deutsche Pfandbriefbank Wittur Hypothekenbank Frankfurt 12 Putzmeister X Trade Brokers
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI  Banking   Finance and Capital Markets Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   offers comprehensive le...
www kolcuoglu av tr Highly efficient and capable of meeting tight deadlines CHAMBERS EUROPE These are energetic hands on lawyers who are easy to reach it s possible to get the attention of the partners CHAMBERS EUROPE 13
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr     Highly efficient and capable of meeting tight deadlines.     CHAMBERS EUROPE     These are energet...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI The attention to detail of this team is good you can leave a case with the lawyers and relax in the full knowledge that it will be dealt with thoroughly CHAMBERS EUROPE This is a hands on experienced team which adds a lot of value to my business CHAMBERS EUROPE 14
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI     The attention to detail of this team is good - you can leave a case with the lawyers and...
www kolcuoglu av tr Employment Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl provides top tier employment law advice for both Turkish and international clients in a wide range of sectors Our services range from negotiating and drafting employment related contracts to terminating employment relationships and representing clients before relevant courts Other than personal employment contracts our Firm provides legal support to clients regarding various labor law and union related disputes representing both employers and employees across a wide variety of industries In addition we regularly advise clients concerning corporate regulations and policies including working hours annual leaves disciplinary rules in service trainings and occupational health safety R E F E R E N C E S Agence France Presse AFP Redknee Comau RWE Dover Corporation SunEdison HDI Insurance Teletech Hedef Filo The Boston Consulting Group Hugo Boss TOSAF Huntsman TPI Composites Ligatus Native Solutions UL Magneti Marelli Mako VHV Allgemeine Versicherung Pharmactive Vossloh Rail Technologies Pramerica Yamaha 15
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  Employment Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   provides top-tier employment law advice for both Turkish and...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI Real Estate Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl s expert real estate team advises clients in every stage of construction and development from full scale retail developments to internationally branded tourism facilities and urban transformation and housing projects Our highly experienced lawyers are active throughout the project lifecycle taking on an active role beginning with target property investigations and continuing through the drafting of preliminary purchase and sale agreements property development agreements and preparation and negotiation of construction contracts R E F E R E N C E S Aldiana Best Choice Real Estate Development CitizenM Hotels Decathlon DM Yat r m n aat Folkart Freudenberg Hugo Boss Kent Proje Y netim SolarReserve Sportive The House Hotel TPI Composites UN RoRo 16
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI  Real Estate Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl     s expert real estate team advises clients in ev...
www kolcuoglu av tr What the team is known for Transaction focused real estate practice boasting a broad presence in development and lease projects especially with cross border elements Also experienced in zoning issues including related litigation CHAMBERS EUROPE The team was really good on this particularly sensitive matter giving an overview of the issues and advising on which options to choose CHAMBERS EUROPE 17
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr     What the team is known for  Transaction-focused real estate practice, boasting a broad presence in...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI What the team is known for Widely recognised for its presence in the dispute resolution market notably on international arbitration cases and post arbitration enforcement proceedings Well versed in commercial and employment litigation cases for domestic and global clients CHAMBERS EUROPE Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl s team has tough lawyers who can also advise settlement if it is in the client s interests The Firm s recent highlights include representing the Turkish subsidiary of a German energy conglomerate in an ICC arbitration THE LEGAL 500 18
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI     What the team is known for  Widely recognised for its presence in the dispute resolution...
www kolcuoglu av tr Dispute Resolution Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl represents Turkish and foreign clients in a wide range of disputes before Turkish courts as well as in institutional and ad hoc arbitration proceedings Our dispute resolution team is well versed in internationally recognized rules and practices and always strives to resolve client disputes in an efficient and cost effective manner Our Firm s highly qualified attorneys carefully analyze the nuances of each dispute to provide a comprehensive cost benefit analysis that supports each client s commercial interests and goals Our approach is tailored to best suit the needs of our clients with a focus on providing efficient settlement solutions whenever possible Our Firm represents clients throughout the lifecycle of their disputes from initial discussions to post resolution recognition and setting aside in various matters involving intellectual property agency insurance corporate transactions white collar crime leasing construction debt and bankruptcy enforcement commercial and employment law R E F E R E N C E S Agence France Presse AFP Maurer S hne AS 24 Optovue Bo azi i Beton Paul Hartmann DHM Pharmactive E Planet Capital Raimondi Escada RWE Frontera Resources Sapio Group Galatasaray Sports Club Semper Augustus Gras Savoye SSI Sch fer Noell HDI Insurance Terumo Europe Hedef Filo TMOB Mobile Technology Hinduja Bank Switzerland TOSAF Hugo Boss Intema UTC Aerospace Systems Goodrich Corporation Inveon and Inventures Vossloh Rail Technologies Lyoness Yap Kredi Koray GYO Magneti Marelli Mako 19
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr  Dispute Resolution Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   represents Turkish and foreign clients in a wide ran...
KOLCUO LU DEM RKAN KO AKLI Community Service As one of Turkey s leading law firms Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl recognizes the importance of social responsibility and equal access to justice Our Firm is proud of its mission to provide legal services to disadvantaged and underserved members of the community and our lawyers are committed to participating in a wide selection of pro bono projects Professional Corporate Memberships Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl recognizes the value of joining forces with leading business and social organizations both in Turkey and around the world Over the years our Firm has been privileged to collaborate with a number of local and international associations where it has been able to learn more about the markets in which it practices while contributing its own legal knowledge and expertise Our Firm is proud to be affiliated with the following professional organizations 20 Association of International Petroleum Negotiators AIPN German Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry AHK International Bar Association IBA International Chamber of Commerce ICC International Nuclear Law Association INLA The South East Europe Legal Group SEE Legal Turkish British Chamber of Commerce TBCCI Turkish Corporate Governance Association TKYD Turkish Ethics and Reputation Society TEID A New Leader Association YenibirLider
KOLCUO  LU DEM  RKAN KO  AKLI  Community Service As one of Turkey   s leading law firms, Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl   rec...
Dr Kolcuo lu is the managing partner of Kolcuo lu Demirkan Ko akl Before founding the Firm in 2006 he worked in prominent law firms in Istanbul New York and Frankfurt DR UMUT KOLCUO LU Managing Partner Admitted to the Istanbul Bar Association Admitted to the New York Bar Association ukolcuoglu kolcuoglu av tr 90 212 355 99 11 Dr Kolcuo lu has significant experience in M A capital markets corporate and finance transactions He has advised leading private equities multinationals and banks in various cross border and local transactions involving various industry sectors including energy insurance retail aerospace hospitality electronics automotive pharmaceuticals and financial services Dr Kolcuo lu also serves as an independent board member of several companies PRACTICE AREAS OTHER LANGUAGES M A English Banking and Finance German Capital Markets Mr Demirkan leads the Firm s dispute resolution and energy practices OKAN DEM RKAN Partner Admitted to the Istanbul Bar Association odemirkan kolcuoglu av tr 90 212 355 99 22 Mr Demirkan has been heavily involved in all legal and regulatory issues of many oil and gas pipelines including the BTC and TANAP transit pipelines He has advised in major gas sale projects as well as a number of electricity generation facility projects He has succesfully represented several international clients as well as local entities in arbitration proceedings concerning major infrastructure projects including build operate transfer BOT model investments share purchase agreements EPC contracts shareholders agreements asset transfer agreements and licensing contracts He also represents clients in litigation proceedings in Turkey and from time to time acts as expert witness in foreign jurisdictions on Turkish law matters PRACTICE AREAS Energy Infrastructure Dispute Resolution OTHER LANGUAGES English Mr Ko akl leads the Firm s real estate and general corporate law practices and has extensive experience in general corporate law real estate joint ventures contracts and employment Mr Ko akl has particular expertise in the real estate sector with a substantive degree of experience in commercial property transactions zoning construction and structuring matters He is lecturing real estate courses at certificate programs organized by Istanbul Bilgi University and zye in University SERHAN KO AKLI Partner Admitted to the Istanbul Bar Association skocakli kolcuoglu av tr 90 212 355 99 33 PRACTICE AREAS Real Estate General Corporate Joint Ventures OTHER LANGUAGES English
Dr. Kolcuo  lu is the managing partner of Kolcuo  lu Demirkan Ko  akl  . Before founding the Firm in 2006, he worked in pr...