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LAVAZIM MAHALLESI AYDIN SITESI, YAZGULU SOKAK VILLA NO 2C, 34340 BESIKTAS, TURKEY
Tel:
Work +90 212 269 56 61
Fax:
Fax +90 212 269 56 69
Email:
Web:
http://www.admdlaw.com
ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office, Duygu Alkan, Istanbul, TURKEY

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Duygu Alkan

Tel:
Work +90 212 269 56 61
Email:
ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office

Work Department

Partner / Head of Litigation & Labor Law Departments

Position

One of the founders of ADMD and partner in charge of litigation since 2004. Represents corporate and individual clients in a wide variety of legal issues, including commercial, civil, criminal and administrative litigation, debt recovery, labor law, and competition law.

Career

ADMD Law Office (Istanbul, 2005 - pending), Partner. Ernst & Young (Istanbul, 2002 - 2005), Lawyer. Ergun Ozer Law Office (Istanbul, 2002-2002) Lawyer.

Languages

English. Turkish.

Member

Istanbul Bar Association, Admitted Attorney (2002).

Education

Istanbul Commerce University Law School, LL.M. in International Trade Law and EU (Istanbul, 2004). Marmara University Law School, LL.B. (Istanbul, 2001).


Turkey

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The ‘fast, reliable and cost-efficient’ ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office represents clients in commercial litigation, product liability and consumer claims, ADR, employment litigation, tax litigation, enforcement and arbitration. Practice head Duygu Alkan is ‘very experienced, a great negotiator and a fierce litigator’. Zeynep Kanatcılar is also recommended.

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Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Duygu Alkan - ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office

Duygu Alkan - ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office

Within: Tax

ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office focuses on tax as a core practice area and handles tax aspects of M&A and foreign investments, tax audits, tax incentive programs, tax planning and regulatory matters. In terms of tax disputes, the firm advises on annulment of administrative proceedings and sanctions, cancellation of tax calculations and fines, and interactions with tax administrations. Head of team Duygu Alkan is recommended for her experienced in tax-based controversies and tax and administrative litigation. Orhan Yavuz Mavioglu handles foreign investments, tax controversy and tax planning.

‘Prominent firm’ ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office is recommended for its ‘structured approach and profound knowledge’. Areas of expertise include tax planning tax-related M&A matters, foreign investments, tax audits, tax incentive programmes and litigation. The international and domestic client base includes companies from the real estate, IT, construction and energy sectors. Practice head Duygu Alkan is ‘effective in both negotiations for settlement and litigation’. Orhan Yavuz Mavioğlu is ‘an outstanding lawyer who offers immediate and efficient solutions’.

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ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office

  • OBLIGATION TO EMPLOY OR CONTRACT A LAWYER ON CONTINUOUS BASIS FOR JOINT STOCK COMPANIES IN TURKEY

    Joint-stock companies with a registered capital equal to 5 (five) times or more of the minimum amount stipulated in Article 272 of the Turkish Commercial Code and building cooperatives with a membership number of 100 (one-hundred) or more are obliged to have/employ a contracted lawyer. Legal entities failing to comply with the provisions of this paragraph will be penalized by public prosecutors with a fine in the gross amount of one month’s minimum wage, effective for workers in the industrial sector older than sixteen years of age on the date of the crime, for each month spent without a lawyer under contract.
    - ADMD Law Office

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