Legrant Announces The Launch Of A Partnership With One Of Leading Law Firms In Turkey – GÜR Law Firm

February 11, 2018 · News

Law Company Legrant and GÜR Law Firm, one of leading law firms in Turkey announced the launch of a partnership.

The law firms have agreed on partnership cooperation in key for both parties practices, namely maritime law, international trade and international arbitration, collection of debts, as well as partnership support of client projects in the field of public-private partnership, corporate law and M & A, banking and finance law, taxation and customs law, as well as the protection of intellectual property.

However, the support is not limited to the upholding of client projects. According to the agreement between the parties, the law firms approved a joint marketing program aimed on integration into the business communities of the two countries and engagement of new clients. Expanded opportunities to support projects in several jurisdictions will only strengthen the value of both firms for their clients – both existing and potential.

“One of the priorities of Legrant for 2018 is the expansion of the “threshold of opportunities” for our clients both in Ukraine and in neighboring “maritime” countries. It is logical that we have begun cooperation with the countries of the Black Sea basin, the most important of which is Turkey. I am sure that cooperation with such an experienced partner as GÜR will allow us to strengthen our own expertise, expand the opportunities for settlement of business problems of our clients and at the same time guarantee high standards of project support on the territory of both countries, and – in all key jurisdictions of the Black Sea region in the future “, Tatyana Titarenko, Managing Partner of Legrant, said.

However, the cooperation of Legrant and GÜR Law Firm will not be limited to legal assistance, which is a common format in the legal market of Ukraine.

“Ukraine is a promising trading partner for Turkey. Now we are on the verge of creating a free trade zone between Ukraine and Turkey, which will stimulate the increase in trade turnover and promises many interesting projects in the field of PPP, the agricultural sector, M & A, processing industry, land and real estate, alternative energy, etc. Therefore, we place great hopes on cooperation with our young and competent Ukrainian partners. Of course, we will promote the integration of Legrant into the Turkish business community, and we intend to become closer to Ukrainian business”, – Tevfik GÜR, Managing Partner of GÜR Law Firm, said.

Law Company Legrant is a legal boutique with a key specialization in maritime law, international trade and arbitration. The central office of the company is located in Odessa, the representative office of the company is in Kiev. Today the company’s portfolio comprises Today multi-million investment projects and complex litigations. According to the results of the annual rating “TOP 50 leading law companies of Ukraine” of Publishing House “Yuridicheskaya praktika”, in 2017 Legrant was enlisted in TOP 100 of the country’s top law companies, as well as in TOP 5 leading companies in Odessa region. In addition, Legrant was named in TOP 3 companies in the nomination “Leaders of Practice: Maritime law” according to the rating “Market Leaders 2017. Rating of Ukrainian Law Firms” from “Yuridicheskaya gazeta”.
GÜR Law Firm is one of the leading law firms of Turkey with a central office in Istanbul. The firm was founded in 1984 and it provides a full range of services for matters of maritime and transport law, court litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms, debt collection, corporate law and M & A, banking and financial law, construction and real estate, intellectual property rights, taxation and in other practices. GÜR Law Firm is recognized as one of the leading law companies in Turkey from year to year by such international ratings as Legal 500, IFRL, Bestlawyers and others.