Education: Istanbul University Faculty of Law
Kocaeli University Institute of Social Sciences, Master’s Degree in Public Law (Ongoing)
Areas of Expertise:
Ahmet KILINC provides legal consultancy services on Administrative Law, Tax Law, Construction and Real Estate Law, Dispute Resolution Methods to local and international clients operating in different sectors.
He provides legal services to companies and individual investors in the field of Administrative Law, including appeals and litigation against zoning plans, construction suspension and demolition orders, lawsuits against zoning fines. He also advises on the resolution of disputes arising from the delivery of buildings in urban transformation projects.
Ahmet KILINC has significant experience on the interpretation of public procurement specifications and administrative agreements, lawsuits against the cancellation of public procurement, complaints and objection complaints to the Public Procurement Authority and annulment lawsuits against the decisions of the Board as well as the resolution of disputes arising from compensation in processes related to privatization and expropriation.
In addition, he advises on the relevant EMRA regulations and market participation conditions including review of tender documents for investors and companies operating in the energy market and provides legal assistance to our clients in litigation processes against the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report.
Ahmet KILINC acts for local and international clients operating in a wide range of sectors including food, cosmetics, household supplies, energy, construction, health and medical devices, petroleum and lubricants in administrative remedies such as correction of taxation errors, objections against irregularities and penalties accrued by revenue administrations, tax offices, customs administration as well as legal evaluation of tax inspection reports and tax technique reports and determination of grounds of action for annulment against these reports.
With his in-depth knowledge and experience in the area of Tax Law, he advises our clients on the following lawsuits:
In addition, he provides legal assistance in the application for tax exemptions and objections against additional taxes, penalties or any administrative decision of the customs administration, judicial remedies in case of rejection of the objection, and follow-up of the investigation and prosecution stages of smuggling offenses.
He also supports our clients in the follow-up of objections and litigation processes against zoning plans and advises our clients on the review and negotiation of architectural project agreements.
He also represents our clients before institutional arbitration centres, particularly the Istanbul Arbitration Centre.
Prior to joining Hansu Attorney Partnership, Ahmet KILINC gained experience in handling disputes arising from Administrative and Tax Law, Labour and Social Security Law, Commercial Law and Construction Law. In particular, he has concluded various disputes by conducting settlement processes regarding compensation and recourse claims arising from Labour and Social Security Law. In addition, he was involved in the interpretation of public tender specifications and administrative agreements as well as in the resolution of disputes arising from time extension, progress payment and price difference.