Akin Gump Advises TransAtlantic Petroleum in Exploration of Strategic Alternatives

(Dallas) – TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. has announced the formation of a strategic committee of the board of directors and engagement of a financial advisor to market the company and explore strategic alternatives to increase shareholder value. Akin Gump is serving as legal advisor to the company in this process.

TransAtlantic Petroleum is an international oil and natural gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas, which holds interests in developed and undeveloped properties in Turkey and Bulgaria.

Garrett DeVries, a corporate partner at Akin Gump, is leading the team advising TransAtlantic Petroleum.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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