Nature of practice and clients
Akinci Law Office is an international law firm, based in Istanbul, committed to providing high-quality international and domestic legal services. Akinci is one of Turkey's leading law firms for international matters particularly in international family law, and has a wealth of experience in relation to cases involving the HCCH Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction 1980 (Hague Child Abduction Convention). As a full service law firm, Akinci aims to fulfil all of its clients' varied needs including the associated criminal and civil cases that go hand in hand with the Hague Child Abduction Convention cases.
The firm provides specialised legal services to individuals as well as prominent local firms and well-known corporations around the world. The firm's clients range from public institutions, internationally renowned firms to small businesses and individual entrepreneurs, including leading construction companies, energy companies, shipyard companies, investors, manufacturers and processors and major banks.
The hallmark of the practice is to treat each matter individually, taking into consideration the merits of each case. The firm believes in the philosophy of personal service and a team approach, and is dedicated to resolving all aspects of its clients' legal matters efficiently, whether that is a large international arbitration or an international family law matter. Akinci Law Office has been listed as one of the recommended law firms in the field of dispute resolution by Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.
The staff consists of an outstanding group of professional lawyers and consultants, all of whom are fluent in English. French, German, Russian and Uzbek are also spoken.