First and foremost, we are here to serve you, listen to your concerns and develop a sound problem-solving strategy, leading to a sustainable and lasting solution.
To name a few, our lawyers have assisted clients from the heavy industry and shipbuilding, the banking sector and insurance business efficiently and discretely over the last decade.
Dispute Resolution, Mediation & Arbitration
Dispute resolution is one of the main practice areas of F/S/K. Our lawyers are skilled to be persuasive and assertive to ensure that our clients are properly represented in the court. We understand that each dispute is unique and requires tailor made strategies and solutions. We work with our clients to build the best strategy possible using the tools available to us to achieve successful settlement outside court or pursue all available legal remedies. In addition to state courts, F/S/K lawyers have represented its clients in complicated shareholder disputes before the international arbitration court of the ICC.
F/S/K represents both debtors and creditors in local and cross border insolvency cases. In a landmark recognition case, we represented the creditor of a foreign insolvency decision in Turkey which has been made as case study in post graduate MBA programs of Mannheim Business School.
Enforcement and Debt Recovery
F/S/K has a dedicated debt recovery and enforcement team which has a successful track record of successful debt recoveries led by a team of expert individuals.
Real Estate & Construction
F/S/K has a dedicated debt recovery and enforcement team which has a successful track record
We offer solution-oriented advisory to our clients on real estate transactions. As such, F/S/K represented clients on both sides of the negotiation table and continues to be relied on by the owners, developers, and customers.
F/S/K has extensive experience in assisting construction and renovation companies including but not limited to the provision of legal advisory on daily operations and preparation of the public and private tender documentation.
Our team is deeply skilled and experienced in assessing the commercial and legal risks, focusing on how to mitigate those risks, and documenting the commercial understanding between the parties. As such, our solutions are tailor made for the specific needs of our clients and we pride ourselves for thinking outside the box while developing legal strategies in commercial transactions. To specify, F/S/K lawyers are specifically experienced in lease, construction, employment, sale, service, license, share purchase and shareholders agreements.
Family & Succession
Succession is a very specialized and relatively more intimate field of practice and F/S/K understands the importance of such cases to its clients, especially for medium to large family businesses to ensure sustainability. We handle these cases with utmost care and pay attention to every detail.
Banking and Capital Markets Compliance
Regulatory environment surrounding banks and capital markets changes rapidly, which requires banks and brokerage firms to be agile to comply with such changes in a timely manner. F/S/K team is consisted of lawyers who have deep and peerless compliance experience specifically on investment banking, brokerage activities and regulatory relations. As such, F/S/K is ready to guide its clients to accurately calculate the compliance risks surrounding their business and how to mitigate those risks.
Employment and Termination Agreements
F/S/K advises on full spectrum of employment related matters including but not limited to the drafting of employment and termination agreements (executives), and review of benefit schemes. F/S/K lawyers have successfully represented employers and employees in various employment related litigation and settlements in various industries. As such, F/S/K lawyers accumulated considerable experience in representing both sides of these conflicts. We are experienced in advising grievance incidents within the corporate and have the necessary know-how to best tackle these situations. We advise our clients on how to best implement complex benefit schemes in an ever-changing regulatory environment.
White Collar Crime & Investment Fraud
F/S/K has significant experience representing clients in all phases of white-collar crime litigation in relation to bribery / corruption, internal / external fraud, money laundering, insider trading, market abuse and sanctions. F/S/K lawyers have experience investigating capital markets abuses, as well as carrying out internal anti-trust and capital markets related investigations. Moreover, F/S/K lawyers have protected the overseas investments of its clients, shipbuilding con
tracts in particular, from fraudulent actions of the contractors.
Media and Intellectual Property
Trademarks remain essential for enterprise value depending on their popularity and uniqueness. As such, F/S/K is prepared to defend and protect its clients’ trademarks from all kinds of violations and breaches. In addition to trademark law, F/S/K represents its clients in the negotiation and execution of agency, license and IP transfer agreements.