MARITIME & TRANSPORT LAW

OZTURK & PARTNERS are mostly recognized with their knowledge and expertise in maritime and transport law since the establishment of the firm in 1973. We have been giving legal and business services to both Turkish and foreign shipowners, brokers, insurance companies, banks, cargo interests, freight forwarders, P&I Clubs, charterers and all parties to a maritime dispute including crew and charterers before courts and arbitration tribunals inland and at international venues.

We have arrested and released numerous ships and cargo since 1973. Firm has been involved in general average, forced sales of ships and cargo, salvage, wreck removal, ship sale & purchase, negotiations and arranging the re-shipments and carriage operations of lying idle cargo and containers due the default of parties to the carriage contract.

Our maritime and transport lawyers have worked at the physical side of maritime and transport operations before or during their legal practice.