Zihni Gönen

Zihni Gönen is our exclusively recommended Legal Services expert in Turkey on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Zihni directly using the contact details listed above.

Zihni is the managing partner of Gonen Law Office.

He has extensive experience in the fields of international trade, project finance, commercial finance, PPP projects, construction law with particular focus on FIDIC-based contracts and contract management. In addition to these practice areas, Zihni actively took part and succeeded in national and international arbitrations and dispute resolutions on behalf of national and multinational clients.

Zihni is a listed arbitrator in various national and international arbitration centres where he has been acting as an arbitrator and mediator in various national and international arbitration matters. He handled arbitrations at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, the International Court of Arbitration, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, London Maritime Arbitrators Association, London Court of International Arbitration and Grain and Feed Trade Association and under the rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade and Law.

Zihni has been actively advising foreign investors in their transactions and litigation and consultancy matters in Turkey and abroad.

His client portfolio consists of companies operating in different sectors including local and international construction companies, energy companies, international investors, investment funds and holdings.

Theodoros N. Spanos

Theodoros Spanos is our exclusively recommended Legal Services expert in Greece on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Theodoros directly using the contact details listed above.

Athens is an ideal business convention destination because, as a modern metropolis, it combines a wide range of resources and facilities to ensure success at every level. Another reason Athens is an ideal destination for business is that it is easily accessible. Frequent flights from the biggest international airlines connect with the modern, award-winning Athens International Airport.

Firm Overview:

Our principle goal is to find solutions for all your problems and issues. You do not have to worry, you have to trust us.

Consisting of people with a great court and outside court experience gives us the possibility to suggest the solution asked.

Having a great partnership with many professionals in many different domains just gives us the rapidity and success every case really needs.

We, finally, work with a very simple rule. Work harder, do the best, find the perfect solution for your client.

Innovative Legal Solutions:

  • Employment Law
  • Family Law​ / Criminal Law
  • Child Care Law
  • Conveyancing Housing Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Law
  • Financial Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Business / Corporate Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Litigation
  • Consulting and more

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Matthew Gardner

Matthew Gardner is our exclusively recommended Legal Services expert in the Cayman Islands on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Nigel directly using the contact details above.

With over 50 years’ experience in the financial services industry and expertise in the provision of a wide range of domestic and international services, we have become a global partner to our clients with offices strategically situated to best serve their needs.

We offer a broad range of solutions tailored to the unique requirements of each of our clients, independently providing specialised fiduciary, fund administration, regulatory and compliance, entity formation and management and legal services on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Ireland, Jersey and Luxembourg.

Over the course of five decades, the Maples Group has grown from modest beginnings into one of the world’s preeminent professional services firms, with operations in the Americas and Caribbean, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.

Our clients represent diverse backgrounds and sectors, and include many of the world’s foremost financial institutions, international corporations, asset managers and institutional investors. Given the global nature of doing business, our extensive footprint makes us perfectly positioned to deliver services that are designed to meet the unique requirements of our clients and the demands of the markets in which they operate.

Our practice-proven knowledge of the global marketplace and our willingness to embrace today’s technological advances means that we are able to continually update and evaluate our operational models and tailor solutions to ensure that we are delivering the greatest value to each and every client.

At the Maples Group we are dedicated to helping you foresee, innovate and deliver the results ‒ and value ‒ you deserve.