Istanbul, Turkey

Member Overview

Number of Partners:

2 Partners

5 Associate lawyers

2 Trainee lawyers

2 Tax and Finance consultants

Main Client Sectors

Construction, Iron and Steel companies, Shipping and Oil Businesses, Banking, Medium Size Industry Companies, Food Industry, Health and Hospital, Finance.

Year of Establishment

The firm was founded in 1996.

Languages Spoken

Turkish, English, French

Professional Indemnity Insurance


Koresehitleri Cad.

No:1 Yonca Apt. A - Blok Kat 2 D8


34394 Esentepe



Tel: +90  (212) 347 10 31 - 32

Fax: +90 (212) 347 20 95




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Areas of Expertise


Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Company law, Corporate Finance, Shipping law, Dispute Resolution in Tax and Administrative law matters, Public Sector Involved Projects (PPP) and Real Estate Development Projects, Banking law, Contract law,  Property law and Commercial Litigation, Strategic Advice for Project Development and Investment Opportunities. The firm also advises clients on and handles cases involving Corporate and White Collar crime and fraud matters.


Ability to Represent Clients throughout the Country


Karaca & Associate’s lawyers combine an understanding of Turkish law and culture with the knowledge of best international practice. Our lawyers are not only experts in legal consulting matters but also they have significant experience and reputation to represent Turkish and international clients before Turkish courts of all levels in all Turkish jurisdictions.

Practice Areas of the Partners



Mr. Zafer Karaca

Qualified 1992; studied at University of Marmara-Istanbul (LL.B) and Queen Mary College,University of London (LL. M)

Practice Areas:

International Trade Law, Corporate Law, Litigation/ Arbitration, M &A, Shipping and Maritime Law, Construction Law, Project Finance.


Mrs. Meltem Kizilirmak Gokdeniz

Qualified 2000; studied at University of Ankara (LL. B)

Practice Areas:

Real estate law, Construction law, Consumer law, Law of Obligations and Contracts, Administrative law with special focus on litigation on all fields.

Main Contact



Mr. Zafer Karaca (Istanbul Office)

Mrs. Selva Akkas (London Office)