Business Guides

Below are the current business guides that the Firm has contributed to. The guides give information on developments in Turkey across various practice areas. The Doing Business Guides are the current editions - If you require details of archived editions please contact Marketing.

Publication: Doing Business in ...2013: Turkey

Publishers: Practical Law Company in association with Lex Mundi the leading global law firm association bringing together the top independent law firms from around the world to work together on crossborder projects (one per jurisdiction and per US state) - Pekin & Pekin is the exclusive member firm for Turkey.

Download: This publication is only available online via this link

Contributors: Sinan Sunay (Corporate, Irmak Dirik (Employment)and Fırat Yalçin (Tax).


Date: 19 July 2012

Publication: The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency 2012 Edition

Publishers: Global Legal Group Ltd.

The Pekin & Pekin Insolvency team contributed the Turkish chapter to Global Legal Group's The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency 2012 Edition. Key topics covered are:

  • Issues arising when a company is in financial difficulties
  • Formal procedures
  • Creditors
  • Continuing the business
  • Claims
  • Ending the formal procedures
  • Alternative forms of restructuring
  • International procedures and the Turkish position

Download: The Turkey chapter can be downloaded here or viewed online.

Contributors: Gokben Erdem Dirican, Pınar Denktaş

This article appeared in the 2012 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency; published by Global Legal Group Ltd , London.  

Date: 14 March 2012

Publishers: TerraLex - your global source for business lawyers

Pekin & Pekin has provided the Turkey chapter for the TerraLex International Merger Notification Manual. Created to assist with understanding the merger regimes of jurisdictions in which TerraLex members practice, the Manual provides practical guidance.

Download: The entire Manual is available to download here - the Turkish section starts on p363

Date: 19 January 2012

Publishers: South East Europe Legal Group (SEE Legal)


This 12-jurisdiction energy guide from SEE Legal gives an overview of the regulatory environment and market practices in the electricity, oil, gas and renewables industries. 

Contributors: All 12 member jurisdictions

Request: Please email Özge Okat for a copy

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