AYA Law Firm was founded by experienced Turkish attorney Melis Aritman Alp (included in Who’s Who Legal Turkey, 2013 Edition and IFLR Leading Lawyer 2011, 2012, 2013).  AYA Law Firm is a dynamic firm, combining the extensive experience of its members with a practical approach, resulting in creative and efficient legal solutions on Turkish law related matters in cross-border transactions, ranging from M&A transactions, joint ventures, capital markets law, corporate and project finance, energy law and privatization.

Members of AYA Law Firm have represented both local and multinational clientele, including strategic investors, private equity funds, conglomerates, other commercial entities, banks and insurance companies, in a wide array of cross-border transactions within Turkey.

In 2013, members of our Firm have advised on numerous acquisitions in diversified sectors such as logistics, machinery, mining, energy, retail and banking and finance with a total value exceeding $100 million and represented clients in arbitration proceedings in a total amount of above EUR 50 million.