The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon
5 LYKAVITTOU STREET, 106 72 ATHENS, GREECE
Tel:
Work +30 210 361 5395
Fax:
Fax +30 210 364 0805
Email:
Web:
www.bernitsaslaw.com

Dimitris Roussis

Tel:
Work +30210 3615395
Email:
Bernitsas Law

Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution; Public Procurement; Privatisations.

Position

Dimitris joined the Firm in 1997 and is Head of the Public Procurement and Joint Head of the Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution and Privatisations teams. He has vast experience in the area of public procurement, advising both participants and strategic investors in their involvement in, and awarding authorities in their running of, tender proceedings, including concession and PPP projects.

Dimitris also has a substantial administrative litigation and dispute resolution practice, representing his clients in claims arising from the award of public tenders, proceedings for the annulment of central and local government acts or decisions and retraction of fines and penalties imposed by public authorities. Dimitris has acted in numerous privatisations, and has notable experience in the restructuring of state-owned companies with a view to their sale or listing on the Athens Exchange.

Career

Athens Bar, 1993; Athens Court of Appeals, 2002; Supreme Court of Greece, 2006.

Languages

Greek and English.

Education

Degree in Law, University of Thrace; LLM in International, European and Commercial Law, University of Kent at Canterbury.


Greece

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Bernitsas Law’ team delivers a ‘high-quality service’. It advises on administrative, civil, commercial and white-collar criminal cases, and has experience in arbitration. Dimitris Roussis is ‘outstanding’, Panayotis Bernitsas has ‘a brilliant reputation’, and Christos Paraskevopoulos is also recommended.

[back to top]

Projects and privatisation

Within: Leading individuals

Dimitris Roussis - Bernitsas Law

Within: Projects and privatisation

The ‘exceptional’ practice at Bernitsas Law is ‘one of the best in Greece’. It is advising the lenders on the development of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project. Panayotis Bernitsas provides ‘practical solutions to complex legal problems in a very professional and timely manner’ and heads the team alongside ‘top expertDimitris Roussis and the ‘deeply knowledgeableYannis Kourniotis.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments in Greece

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to