ABOUT THE FIRM

Ülken Law Firm is an independent firm providing strategic legal services to domesctic and global clients. By creating synergy, Ülken Law Firm aims clients’ own professional development on their business. Besides our industrial discipline and organized and intense follow-up work, we are reputed for our commercial approach to transactions and for understanding our clients’​ commercial goal. We focus on bringing value-added legal services, aimed to bring progress to our clients’​ business.

Ülken Law Firm provides creative and innovative solutions to the clients’ moves, by analyzing the current business conditions.

Our client portfolio consists of leading national and multinational firms. We provide legal services in Maritime Transport Law, Corporate and Trade Law, Litigation and Commercial Affairs. You may find more information in our work field in Practice Areas section.

OUR VALUES

We act with the notion of providing legal services with added  value. Our aim is to obtain sustainable success under the light of our values.

Meticulously obeying the rules of confidentiality both in client and  firm datas.
Offering services that provide right, timely and expected return.
Considering each work as a special Project and carrying it out under the responsibility of a team working in collaboration.
Responsibility taken personally by each team member for the quality of the Project.
Supporting the improvement of  work management process  and value-creating long term education.

Efe ÜLKEN

Founder

Efe Ülken is the founder of Ülken Law Firm initially established in Antalya. Efe Ülken has been providing expert legal advice to both national and international clients in the fields of corporate, real estate and mainly maritime law.

Being an active member of Turkish Corporate Management Association, Efe Ülken has been giving extensive legal advice services in company management. He has provided a number of legal services to both national and international companies in conduct of establishment , merger and take over of corporations as well as disputes over investments.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • European Law Students’ Association (ELSA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Turkish Corporate Management Association
  • Rotary Club
  • Deniztemiz/Turmepa Association
  • Antalya Sailing Club
  • Maritime Law Association
  • Fenerbahçe SK  – Member of Congress
  • Antalya Free Zone Business Association
  • Belek Golf Academy

WORKS ON LEGAL PUBLISHING

  • Administrative Set up of Maritime Sector and Judicatory
  • Tenancy Rights on Ships
  • Maritime Trade Agrements
  • Scopic Clause at Lloyd’s Open Form
  • İnşaat Sözleşmelerinde Eseri Meydana Getirme ve Teslim Borcu
  • Cancellation of Fixed Term Rental Agreements.
  • Restraint of Trade Agreements in Business Law.
  • Legal Responsibilty of Board of Member in Joint Stock Companies.
  • Acquisition of Immovable Property.
  • Foreigners’ Acquisition of in European Union countries.
  • Regulations on Bill of Exchange Law.
  • Bidding Stages according to Government Bid Law.
  • Tax Crimes and Punishments.
  • Political Systems and Human Rights.
  • “Plagiarism” as a disciplinary action in Administrative Law.
  • Judicial Inspection of Countries – Bozkurt Lotus Case.

PANELS AND CERTIFICATES

  • Turkish Bar Association-Training Program in Energy Law-Ankara
  • İstanbul Kemerburgaz University-International Conference on New Turkish Code of Obligations and  Sales Agreements according to CISG- Istanbul
  • Baltic and International Maritime Council-Using Saleform Course-Istanbul
  • Antalya Bar Association Certificate Program on Criminal Procedures Act  -Antalya
  • Baltic and International Maritime Council-Bill of Ladings-Copenhagen
  • Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Strategic Incident Management
  • Business Law
  • Tourism Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Company Law
  • Debt Collection
  • Corporate Management
  • Maritime and Logistics
  • Superyachts
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Tourism
  • Construction
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Retail
  • Akdeniz University, MA in Public Law
  • Akdeniz University, MA in Private Law
  • Başkent University, BA
  • English
  • German

THE TEAM

EFE ÜLKEN

TOYGAR ELDEM

EBRU  METİN

Ş. BEREN YILDIRIM

ONURALP  ÜLGER

ZEYNEP TEPE

HASAN AKTAŞ

MERT  GÖK