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LAVAZIM MAHALLESI AYDIN SITESI, YAZGULU SOKAK VILLA NO 2C, 34340 BESIKTAS, TURKEY
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Work +90 212 269 56 61
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Orhan Yavuz Mavioğlu

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

Work Department

Managing Partner / Head of Corporate & Tax Departments

Position

Managing partner since 2005. Represents financial institutions and corporate clients in a wide variety of legal issues, including mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance and transactions, tax planning and tax controversy.

Career

ADMD Law Office (Istanbul, 2005 – pending) Managing Partner. Ernst & Young (Istanbul 2002-2003) Lawyer. Andersen (Istanbul, 2001-2002) Lawyer. Altheimer & Gray (Istanbul 1999-2001).

Languages

English. Turkish.

Member

International Bar Association, Registered (2011). European Patent Organization, Registered Representative (2001). Turkish Patent Institute, Registered Representative (2001). Istanbul Bar Association, Admitted Attorney (2000).

Education

Columbia University Law School, LL.M. (New York, 2004). Marmara University European Community Institute, LL.M. in EU Law (Istanbul, 2003). Istanbul University Law School, LL.M. in Financial Law (Istanbul, 2003). Marmara University Law School, LL.B. (Istanbul, 1999).

Leisure

Serves as a judge at national rounds of ILSA Moot Court competitions.


Turkey

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The ‘fast, reliable and cost-efficient’ team at ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office advises on contracts, structuring of operational procedures, cross-border transactions, compliance requirements for M&A, IPOs, liquidation and insolvency, and restructuring matters. It acted for Amdocs in its $224m acquisition of Vubiquity and assisted Akwel Automotive with several acquisitions and restructuring following its name change from MGI Coutier. The practice has been bolstered by the arrival of Mine Ozarslan Tamusta from A&T Attorneys at Law, who now heads the team alongside Orhan Yavuz Mavioğlu. Atasal Zegul, Dilara Tamturk and Kardelen Lule are also key practitioners.

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IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Prominent, reliable, fast and cost-efficient’, ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office advises on the full range of IT and telecoms law including licensing agreements, copyright and IP, software and hardware development, regulatory advice, compliance and GDPR. Other areas of expertise include internet law and IT and telecoms-related financing and transactions. It assisted Telecom Italia with the drafting of new customer contracts for merging of standard and dark fibre ISP and data storage services with cloud computing and virtual data server supply services. Other clients include Amdocs, Bloom Medya, Helikon and Net-M. Practice head Orhan Yavuz Mavioğlu ‘knows almost all players and regulation in the telecoms business’. Irmak Seymen left for Gen Temizer Ozer.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Reliable, fast and cost-efficient’, ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office advises on licensing, regulatory compliance, contracts, dispute resolution, tax, copyright and IP protection. Other areas of expertise include distribution agreements, fraud and defamation. The team advised new client Bloom Medya on contracts, advertising, social media, licensing and regulatory matters. Other clients include Reckitt Benckiser and Sigma Telecom. The ‘solution-oriented’ Kardelen Lule heads the team. Orhan Yavuz Mavioğlu is another name to note.

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Tax

Within: Leading individuals

Orhan Yavuz Mavioglu - ADMD/Mavioglu & Alkan Law Office

Within: Tax

Prominent firmADMD/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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