Agribusiness and Food

The agribusiness and food sector has a great importance, due to its wide supply network, developing agrotech agricultural technologies and its structure that affects the whole world and many other sectors. Our team follows the global changes of the industry with sensitivity and care, and offers legal solutions in the local and international arena to all producer and supplier clients from the beginning of the food chain to the moment it reaches the end-user.

Our team provides consultancy services to companies operating in the agriculture and food industry on all kinds of legal problems and transactions they encounter at all stages, from the planting and harvesting process to the processing and packaging of the products, and from there to the delivery to the stores and restaurants and delivery to the consumer. As well as license and permit procedures, the team informs its clients about the legal obligations that must be complied with in the production, sale, processing and transportation of products. In addition, our team closely monitors all local legislation and regulations in the sector and helps clients to notice and evaluate current opportunities.

Services provided for the agriculture and food sector consist of production and supply contracts, creation of collateral structures, recognition of easement rights, preparation of necessary contracts regarding these rights and execution of transactions, as well as preparation and negotiation of all kinds of contracts regarding food production and supply, such as real estate use, rent or revenue rent. In addition, our team provides a comprehensive service to industry players in merger and acquisition transactions, competition law, employment law, personal data protection, intellectual property law, project finance, capital markets, administrative law and resolution regarding all kinds of disputes.

In addition, Erdem & Erdem’s team provides legal support to the leading companies in Turkey and the world operating in the alcoholic beverage and tobacco products industries that face a uniquely challenging regulatory environment. Our team also serves multinational and family businesses in the agricultural, food and beverage industries regarding their all legal needs.

Agribusiness and Food


Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Prof. Dr. H. Ercüment Erdem Founder and Senior Partner
Piraye Erdem Piraye Erdem Founder and Managing Partner
Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Özgür Kocabaşoğlu Partner and Head of Corporate
Süleyman Sevinç Süleyman Sevinç Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution
Mert Karamustafaoğlu Mert Karamustafaoğlu Partner, Competition and Compliance Leader
Alper Uzun Alper Uzun Partner and Mediator
Canan Doksat Canan Doksat Partner and Tax Leader
İbrahim Onur Baysal İbrahim Onur Baysal Partner and Capital Markets Leader
Sevgi Ünsal Özden Sevgi Ünsal Özden Managing Associate and Mediator
Hazel Coşkun Baylan Hazel Coşkun Baylan Senior Associate
Ece Özsü Ece Özsü Associate

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