AKSAN has designed and implemented successful strategies for many of the highest-profile corporate transactions of the past decade. Our clients include many companies listed among the Turkish 500, as well as major multi-national corporations seeking both immediate and sustainable results in new markets. Serving more than 400 companies in every major business center around Turkey we, are proud to have earned the trust of some of Turkey's most powerful corporate leaders.
Consultancy services include :✓ Market Research
✓ Government Relations
✓ Advisory Services
✓ Legal Consultancy
✓ Project Management
We help our clients for their needs from a financial point of view and provide the following services:✓ Valuation
✓ Financial Due Diligence
✓ Accounting Advisory
✓ IFRS & Hedge Accounting Advisory
✓ Governance Advisory
✓ Financial Outsourcing Advisory
Aksan’s FinTech team is uniquely placed to assist companies and individuals identify, embed and scale FinTech innovation through collaboration, acceleration and integration.
Using our industry-leading technology, change management and business transformation offerings, we work with institutions and their start-up partners to effectively integrate and then scale innovations
As Foreigners and Citizenship Law Department of Aksan Law Firm, there are a lot of our clients at around the world and our global network, we are pursuing legal transactions on their behalf in many legal areas in Turkey. In this context, we are providing consultancy services for them, informing them at every stage from start to finish, answering their questions, and conducting their processes in the relevant institutions are included in our services.
In consideration of our legal mission and experience, we provide the following legal consultancy services to our local and foreign real and legal person clients:✓ To make residence permit and residence permit extension applications, to follow up and to conclude the process on behalf of foreigners who desire to live in Turkey,
✓ To make, to follow up and to finalize the work permit application and work permit extension application for foreigners who want to work in Turkey, besides to make, to follow up and to conclude the family residence permit application through the sponsor for spouse and children of the foreigner who obtain a work permit.
✓ Within the scope of the Turkish Citizenship Law No.5901, to make, to follow up and to conclude the citizenship application procedures of foreigners who desire to acquire Turkish Citizenship. In addition, to make, to follow up and to conclude the Exceptional Acquisition of Turkish Citizenship applications on behalf of foreigners investors in the light of the article 20 of the Regulation on the Implementation of the Law referred to by the 18.09.2018 dated and 106 numbered Presidential Decree Presidential Decree,
✓ Within the scope of Article 13/i of the Value Added Tax Act No. 3065, to make the vat exemption application transactions in real estate purchases in Turkey on behalf of foreigners who are non-resident in Turkey and institutions whose legal head offices are not in Turkey and do not generate earnings through a business place or permanent representatives in Turkey, to follow up and to finalize the process.
Intellectual property rights are important assets that is crucial in today's world. Therefore, the protection of intellectual property rights is also of great importance. In this context, it is necessary to be conscious about how to protect intellectual property rights and is required take necessary actions. As Aksan, we provide consultancy services to our wide client portfolio for the protection of intellectual property rights and provide our clients with all kinds of legal assistance services they need.
By employing our experience in intellectual property services, we shape and implement the road map to be followed as to the needs of our clients. At the same time, we constantly encourage our team, and we carry out special training and development studies for our team members working in the field of intellectual property in order to stay up-to-date and become renowned in this field. If requested, in order to raise awareness of our clients in the area maintaining its dynamism, we provide them with training services, and we inform them about developments in the field of intellectual property. Besides providing services in Turkey, Aksan law firm serves globally in the field of intellectual property rights. Together with our business partners located in different countries, we can also supply with the needs of our clients internationally.
The services provided by the Intellectual Property Department of Aksan Law Office can be categorized into four main groups: "Prosecution", "Litigation and Enforcement", "Investigation" and "Intellectual Property Problems". The services we supply are described in detail below.Prosecution / Trademark And Patent Attorney Services
By means of our intellectual property team within Aksan, we carry out all kinds of application, registration and registration procedures regarding intellectual property rights, and we represent our domestic and foreign clients in the presence of Turkish Patent and Trademark Office. In this context, we can list the services we provide to our clients as follows: 2 / 2Preliminary research and consultancy services about registrability on trademark, industrial design, utility models and patent registration
✓ Similarity monitoring services related to trademarks, industrial designs, utility models and patents
✓ Preparation and filing of trademark, industrial design, utility model and patent applications
✓ Preparing and filing an opposition at Turkish Patent and Trademark Office against similar applications with clients' trademark, design, utility model and patent applications
✓ Preparation and filing of the opinions against third-party opposition to the trademark, industrial design, utility model and patent applications
✓ Preparation and filing of a well-known trademark application
✓ Renewal of trademarks, industrial designs, utility models and patents
✓ Any other required transactions at Turkish Patent and Trademark Office
✓ Process monitoring of international trademarks, industrial designs, utility models and patents applications (This service is provided together with our business partners worldwide, if necessary.)
✓ Compulsory or optional registration applications regarding copyrights,
✓ Drawing up, review or revision of contracts such as license, transfer contracts and franchise agreements,
✓ Monthly consultancy services for the needs of our clients in Intellectual Property Law and related fields,
Investigation & Fighting Piracy
Nowadays, as a result of developing technology and globalization, there has been a great increase in copying, imitating and thus infringing intellectual property rights by third parties who are not entitled to rights.
In addition, necessary actions and preliminary researches are carried out and our clients are informed about the matter before any action is taken regarding whether their intellectual property rights are infringed.
Within this scope, we provide services to our clients in conducting market investigation, sharing materials and documents acquired during the research with the clients and providing consultancy service related to determination of the legal remedies to be taken against this infringement.
AKSAN Consulting offers advisory services and tailor-made solutions from A to Z for local and global companies worldwide with its experienced international network. Our organization advises and supports companies seeking to expand into other markets, and assists companies looking to enter foreign markets. Our clients can profit from all the know how and use the network of experienced, professional and result oriented Consultants located in the main economic regions of the world.
Investment Banking services include :✓ Mergers and Acquisitions
We help our clients whose operations are subject to a wide variety of economic sanctions-related requirements to make a risk assessment and reduce our clients’ risks related to sanctions and improve its ability to meet regulatory expectations and controls by designing, implementing, enhancing and testing sanctions programs.
Turkish Tax Advisory:
We advise our clients on their Turkish tax issues including but not limited to corporate income tax, income tax, value added tax, stamp duty, real estate tax, custom duties, municipal taxes, transfer pricing, banking and insurance transaction tax and resource utilization.
International Tax Structuring:
We advise on the implementation of a tax structuring for the companies operating more than on jurisdiction which experience complex tax issues both in their own jurisdiction and the other jurisdictions that they do business that causes the requirement for a coordinated global delivery of services incorporating both knowledge of local legislation and appropriate international laws and regulations.
International Corporate Structuring:
As Aksan, we work with our clients on their business goals for international structuring and identify the best jurisdiction that matches client needs for tax and legal purposes.
Tax Litigation & Dispute Solutions:
We provide our clients advisory and litigation services on any Turkish tax and customs duty help to prevent and/or manage any disputes with the authorities. M&A: We advise our clients on a full range of deal-related tax issues and who are used to work in close collaboration with our clients and their other providers where we give advice on pre-deal tax planning and deal models, tax due diligence and post-deal transactions.