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Akkas & Associates Law Firm

Akkas & Associates  is one of leading Turkish law firms with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in immigration & citizenship Istanbul, Turkey. Our Turkish Citizenship with Investment Lawyers successfully obtained more than 400 passports with bank deposit and real estate purchase.

Since its foundation in 1992, Akkas & Associates has been the choice of numerous clients in Turkey. Thanks to its nationally recognized litigation group and sophisticated business law practice, our firm is now one of the globally recognized law firms in Istanbul, Turkey.

Akkas & Associates is a relatively young Turkish law firm, but one with an impressive and respected history. We began from the efforts and dreams of one lawyer, Selcuk Akkas, who was soon joined by his colleagues and associates. Together they and many other talented individuals built an organization around collaboration and mutual respect, and on absolute dedication to providing clients with value.

Top Tier Experience

The expertise and specialization of our attorneys and the forging of a team approach to problem solving enables us to address and meet your particular challenge with the application of the most appropriate talents and experience. We invite you to learn more about these practice areas; Turkish citizenship with investment, business & commercial law, criminal defense, foreign investment law, intellectual property law, litigation & trial practice, and tax law to meet our teams and attorneys who comprise them.

Akkas & Associates Law Firm is a globally recognized Turkish citizenship law firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey.

Our Turkish citizenship lawyers are prepared to handle real estate acquisitions to get Turkish citizenship. Our investment for Turkish citizenship practice includes; buying, leasing, and selling residential and commercial properties to both domestic and foreign customers in Turkey.

Our Turkish real estate lawyers also represent our clients in real property acquisition, we prepare real estate sale contracts or amend the contracts that are prepared by the developers. We also represent our clients throughout Turkish citizenship application process until they get their Turkish passport.

Turkey has slashed the financial and investment criteria for foreigners to become Turkish citizens. According to new regulations, foreigners can become Turkish citizens, if they own property worth 250,000 or deposit 500,000 US Dollars at a Turkish bank for three years.

Foreigners purchased 4.6 billion US Dollars worth of properties last year, with a large proportion of them from Iran, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Egypt, Tunis, Libya, Macedonia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Macao, China, Djibouti, USA, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Russia, according to official data.

Selcuk Akkas

Founder

Akkas & Associates Law Firm is relatively young, but one with an impressive and respected history. We began from the efforts and dreams of one lawyer, Selcuk Akkas and an accountant Beyhan Akkas. Together they and many other talented individuals built an organization around collaboration and mutual respect, and on absolute dedication to providing clients with value.

Turkish laws change often, but we’re here to help. Our team is dedicated to setting the standard for exceptional client service. Our people and global affiliates can help you to develop and execute business strategies quickly and effectively. We harness local knowledge with regional and global insight on the latest developments in tax policy, legislation and administration in Turkey.

Att. Selcuk Akkas
Turkish Attorney Selcuk Akkas

PRACTICE AREAS

Akkas & Associates Law Firm is a globally recognized Turkish immigration law firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey. Our Turkish citizenship lawyers are prepared to handle real estate acquisitions to get Turkish citizenship. We also assist our clients with bank deposit to file citizenship applications.

Our Turkish company formation lawyers are prepared to assist you to  company formation in Turkey. Our company formation lawyers are experienced in LLC establishmentjoint stock company, holding company, branch officeliasion office, and free trade zone company incorporation, and company management and governance.

Akkas & Associates criminal defense lawyers vigorously defend companies and their executives and directors against charges of criminal misconduct and related civil claims. We have delivered successful results through both the adversary process as well as through skillful negotiation.

We understand your needs when it comes to family law issues. We’re dedicated to helping you make the right decisions, even during difficult and emotional circumstances. Our Turkish family law and divorce law attorneysgive you sound legal advice based upon the law, our experience and the unique facts of your situation. 

Our Turkish bankruptcy and debt recovery law attorneys have vigorously asserted creditor’s claims in a wide range of cases involving such debtors as shipyards, bio-tech companies, real estate developments, and textile manufacturers.

Akkas & Associates Law Firm’s real estate law attorneys aggressively represents individuals, family-owned businesses, and corporations in all aspects of real estate law, including buying, developing, leasing, financing and selling real estate in Turkey

Turkish Citizenship with Investment

TESTIMONIALS

"Mr. Akkas did an excellent job resolving our tax law complaint. He was very knowledgeable about the laws and procedures and his advice resulted in us winning the case. He was very accessible throughout the process and always responded to our questions very promptly. I would recommend him without reservation."

"We are so appreciative of the assistance and leadership that Mr. Selcuk Akkas provided in this case. We are appreciative of all the staff and the contacts of the firm that worked so hard on our case. We wish to share with you a moment of happiness, so take a deep breath. Your work is very beneficial. Mr. Akkas never gave up. Thank you all."

"Hi Mr. Akkas, I wanted to again say thanks for helping me establishing my personal company in Istanbul, overcoming all the challenges during company formation. I know your time is valuable and for you to spend as much of it with me as you did is very much appreciated."