Metin assists foreign and domestic companies to understand and navigate Turkish regulatory compliance, administrative and tax procedures, as well as helps them to deal with day-to-day administrative and corporate matters. He supports clients facing a range of administrative, tax and customs and trade controversies, including litigation and alternative dispute resolution processes.
Metin assists clients to plan and establish the most suitable tax structures for corporate transactions, such as mergers, acquisitions and cross-border investments. For instance, helping clients to access and maintain the incentives or exemptions which the government offers to some industries, regions or trade zones.
He supports clients with major internal investigations and compliance projects, often involving highly sensitive or technical issues related to anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, employee misconduct, as well as criminal law and related director liabilities. Metin assists clients with a full range of topics in these projects, including complicated cross-border and practical or strategic issues, along with compliance requirements stemming from extraterritorial legislation like the FCPA or UKBA.
Metin assists clients with a full range of sports law issues, regularly supporting athletes before the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal, as well as helping them deal with contract-related issues and debt collections.
He supports major multinational companies to ensure their day-to-day corporate and commercial operations run smoothly in Turkey. For instance, preparing corporate governance documents and processes, or revising commercial contracts from a range of legal perspectives.
Metin supports a broad range of domestic and international companies, most notably in the electronics, retail and consumer, industrial and manufacturing, agriculture, sports, professional services, pharmaceuticals, energy, and chemical sectors.
Metin often authors articles and jurisdictional chapters for major legal publishers, focused on tax, transfer pricing, football and customs issues.
- Istanbul Bar Association (2015)
- Galatasaray University, School of Law (2014)
- Nanterre University, School of Law, Erasmus Student Exchange Program (2013)
- Sports-related certificate programs at:
- Kadir Has University (Sports Law and Management)
- Istanbul Commercial University (Sports Law)
- Justus Liebig University (Sports Law and Human Rights Law)
- Galatasaray High School Alumni Association
- Galatasaray Sports Club
- Galatasaray University Alumni Association
- International Fiscal Association