Akkas & Associates Law Firm
Akkas & Associates is one of leading Turkish law firms with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in immigration & citizenship Istanbul, Turkey. Our Turkish Citizenship by Investment Lawyers successfully obtained more than 400 passports with bank deposit and real estate purchase.
Since its foundation in 1992, Akkas & Associates has been the choice of numerous clients in Turkey. Thanks to its nationally recognized litigation group and sophisticated business law practice, our firm is now one of the globally recognized law firms in Istanbul, Turkey.
Akkas & Associates is a relatively young Turkish law firm, but one with an impressive and respected history. We began from the efforts and dreams of one lawyer, Selcuk Akkas, who was soon joined by his colleagues and associates. Together they and many other talented individuals built an organization around collaboration and mutual respect, and on absolute dedication to providing clients with value.
Top Tier Experience
The expertise and specialization of our attorneys and the forging of a team approach to problem solving enables us to address and meet your particular challenge with the application of the most appropriate talents and experience. We invite you to learn more about these practice areas; Turkish citizenship with investment, business & commercial law, criminal defense, foreign investment law, intellectual property law, litigation & trial practice, and tax law to meet our teams and attorneys who comprise them.
Turkish Citizenship by Investment
Akkas & Associates Law Firm is a globally recognized Turkish citizenship law firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey.
Our Turkish citizenship lawyers are prepared to handle real estate acquisitions to get Turkish citizenship. Our investment for Turkish citizenship practice includes; buying, leasing, and selling residential and commercial properties to both domestic and foreign customers in Turkey.
Our Turkish real estate lawyers also represent our clients in real property acquisition, we prepare real estate sale contracts or amend the contracts that are prepared by the developers. We also represent our clients throughout Turkish citizenship application process until they get their Turkish passport.
Turkey has slashed the financial and investment criteria for foreigners to become Turkish citizens. According to new regulations, foreigners can become Turkish citizens, if they own property worth 250,000 or deposit 500,000 US Dollars at a Turkish bank for three years.
Foreigners purchased 4.6 billion US Dollars worth of properties last year, with a large proportion of them from Iran, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Egypt, Tunis, Libya, Macedonia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Macao, China, Djibouti, USA, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Russia, according to official data.