About Us

Önen & Kalaç Law Office, founded in 1982, by Attorney Dr.Selim Önen and Attorney Umur Kalaç, is an international law firm dedicated to providing legal counselling and litigation services and advice in German, Italian and English to a diverse range of small and medium-scaled local and foreign enterprises, mainly from Germany and Italy, which are interested in investing and in executing business operations and transactions in Turkey.

With more than 35 years of experience in Corporate and Commercial Law, Foreign Investment Law, Labor Law, Company Mergers and Acquisition, Debt Recovery , Execution and Bankruptcy Law, Intellectual Property Law, Real Estate and construction Law,, Law on Pharmaceuticals and OTC Drug Products, obtaining work and residence permits for expatriates living in Turkey, our law firm provides legal counselling and advice to its clients operating in various sectors on a regular basis and represents its clients in litigations, in legal disputes and in international arbitration cases zealously and successfully.

Both the broad experience and in-depth knowledge of our founding partners and our dynamic young team members are in direct contact with our clientele and offer them tailor-made solutions to meet their personal needs.

Our law office, which has successfully pursued the disputes of its German and Italian clients in Turkey as well as its Turkish clients’ disputes in Germany and Italy, had been in affiliation with Diem&Partner, for more than 25 years. Currently we are in a close cooperation with Heussen Rechtsanwaltgesellschaft mbH, one of the leading law firms in Germany,subsequent to the establishment of their Turkey desk.

Furthermore, our clients benefit from our lawyers’in-depth knowledge as well as from their excellent contact and collaboration with tax consultants, sworn financial advisors and accounting companies, which is an asset that enables our law firm to provide service and attain solutions in such fields other than legal issues, offering its clients a one-stop solution.