Karaman Law Firm is established by Mahmut Karaman with the same legal team which was led by him since
the early 2000’s in now discontinued Atamer & Karaman Law Firm.
Shipping is still the main focus for Karaman Law Firm, though it has developed expertise on insurance,
reinsurance, transportation and international trade. We are capable of handling marine casualties to
the full extent, starting from marine investigation to civil and administrative litigation.
We handle all types of marine issues, from ship arrests and pollution liabilities to
non-contentious shipping assistance to shipyards, banks and sellers and purchasers.
Our principle is to be involved in areas in which we are fully equipped with knowledge
and experience. In its areas of practice, Karaman Law Firm offers the advantage of
working with lawyers equipped with expertise and experience in their fields and
acting with a high level of understanding of Turkish Courts and Turkish legal
Our lawyers, with their varying education and practice backgrounds, have
become an efficient and preferable team in international commercial
litigation, particularly in those that are legally and technically
complex and require engineering expertise.