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Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm

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Managing Partners: John C. Kyriakides (Managing Partner), Gus J. Papamichalopoulos (Chairman), Konstantinos Gr. Vouterakos (Member)
Senior Partner: Anthony Hadjioannou
Number of partners: 17
Number of lawyers: 81
Languages: English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Firm Overview:
KG Law Firm is Greece’s largest multidisciplinary law firm and covers the needs of its clients in all fields of legal practice. KG has offices in Athens and Thessaloniki, and is a member of South East Europe Legal Group (, a group of ten leading independent law firms covering 12 jurisdictions in South East Europe.

Main Areas of Practice:
Agency, Distribution & Franchising
Banking & Finance/Capital Markets
Corporate/Commercial, M&A
Employment & Labour
Energy, Natural Resources & Utilities
Industrial & Intellectual Property
Litigation & Arbitration
Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences
Environmental Public Sector
Projects Public Tenders
Real Estate Development, Leasing
Restructuring & Insolvency
Telecommunications & Media

Banking & Finance/Capital Markets:
4 partners; 14 fee earners KG’s banking and finance team advises lenders, arrangers, underwriters and issuers in all activities related to the Greek market, such as bond issuances, project and shipping finance, securitisations, IPOs/ SPOs, private placements, public offers of debt and equity and tender offers.
Contact: Konstantinos Gr. Vouterakos
Tel: +30 210 817 1581
Email: [email protected]

Corporate/Commercial & M&A:
5 partners; 15 fee earners KG’s corporate and commercial practice covers a large range of transactional and advisory work, regularly advising the Greek government on corporate law reform. The M&A team is valued for its efficient management of complex and intensive projects, and assists clients in the structuring, negotiation and implementation of M&A transactions of all types and sizes. The team’s experience covers business sectors which include energy, mining, manufacturing, food and beverages, telecommunications, health care and banking and finance institutions.
Contact: Claire Pavlou
Tel: +30 210 817 1550
Email: c.pavlou[email protected]

1 partner; 1 counsel; 5 fee earners
KG is recognised for its leading competition practice, having acted in some of the most high profile antitrust cases. The team’s services include cutting-edge advice on matters relating to cartels, anti-competitive vertical conduct and abuse of market power, merger control, state aid/public procurement and competition litigation.
Contact: Anastasia Dritsa
Tel: +30 210 8171560
Email: [email protected]

Employment & Labour:
1 partner; 4 fee earners KG’s employment law team participates in projects involving global legal compliance in labour, social security and data protection law issues. The team is recognised for top quality service, in-depth legal support, management orientated and beneficialfocused solutions, responsiveness and dedication. Clients value its proactive approach and inventive legal structures in complex cases.
Contact: Ioanna Kyriazi
Tel: +30 210 817 1574
Email: [email protected]

Energy, Natural Resources & Utilities:
3 partners; 9 fee earners KG’s energy practice is best known for being one of the only practice groups dedicated to engage exclusively in energy related projects, covering all aspects of the energy sector: regulatory, M&A, project finance and project related contracts. The team has decades of experience and is acknowledged as one of the foremost firms in the oil and gas sector, representing both international and domestic investors in the Greek oil and gas industry. Additionally, the team is active in the electricity and renewable energy sectors.
Contact: Gus J. Papamichalopoulos
Tel: +30 210 8171570
Email: [email protected]

Industrial & Intellectual Property:
1 partner; 2 fee earners KG’s IP team advises clients on the registration of trademarks, designs, patents and domain names, it conducts searches for conflicts, handles the preparation and filing of applications and has an excellent track record in IP litigation cases. The firm undertakes passing off and unfair competition cases. It also offers support on copyright, trade secrets and confidentiality issues and on agreements on the assignment and licensing of all IP rights.
Contact: Irene Kyriakides
Tel: +30 210 817 1591
Email: [email protected]

Litigation & Arbitration:
3 partners; 14 fee earners KG’s dispute resolution team undertakes complex litigation cases, international arbitrations as well as white collar criminal cases. The team’s expertise ranges from everyday civil disputes before the First Instance Courts of Greece up to complex cases before the Greek Supreme Court. Conflict of laws, jurisdiction matters, commercial disputes, product liability claims and claims following termination of agency/distribution/franchising agreements are also some of the areas of the team’s special expertise.
Contact: John C. Kyriakides
Tel: +30 210 817 1534
Email: [email protected]

Pharmaceutical & Life Sciences:
1 partner; 3 fee earners The experience of KG’s pharmaceutical law team extends to all legal matters related to pharmaceutical products, medical devices, cosmetics, vaccines and veterinary products. Advice is given in relation to healthcare contracts, grants and donations, promotion and distribution issues, clinical trials, pharmacovigilance, data protection and pricing issues. The team assists clients in developing, implementing and monitoring compliance programs and supply policies and represents them in contracts disputes, collections, infringement of IP rights, distribution agreements and more.
Contact: Irene Kyriakides
Tel: +30 210 817 1591
Email: [email protected]

Restructuring & Insolvency:
3 partners; 6 fee earners KG’s restructuring and insolvency team acts for both financial institutions, large exporters and investors in restructuring issues following official restructuring proceedings under the insolvency laws or in negotiating deals between creditors and entities in distress.
Contact: Konstantinos Issaias
Tel: +30 210 817 1507
Email: [email protected]

1 partner; 6 fee earners KG claims a place amongst established international tax law firms and small tax boutique law firms, with the capacity to support client needs ranging from complicated transactions, which demand the pooling of larger resources, to tax litigation of all administrative levels, and to proactively provide clients with intelligence on the continuous and sudden changes in taxation.
Contact: Panagiotis Pothos
Tel: +30 210 817 1593
Email: [email protected]


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