As a sub-discipline of Commercial Law, Maritime Law is regulated under the fourth book of the Turkish Commercial Code and issues the commercial transactions taking place on the sea. In other words, the legal relationships between persons that arise from the navigation of the merchant ships generate the scope of this area of law. Also covering the relationships in the international arena, Maritime Law aims at resolving disputes arising between persons and organizations form different states.
The main topics that are covered within Maritime Law are as follows:
-Property of a ship
-Legal usufruct over ships
As Günal Law Office, we are ready to provide you legal consultancy and service regarding all kinds of problems you may come across in the area of Maritime Law.