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Saplegal - A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners is a distinguished law firm offering a wide range of comprehensive legal services in the field of business and civil law. Based on legal expertise and in-depth knowledge of the Greek and international business context, the firm has participated in numerous projects and cross-border transactions in the South Eastern Europe area.

The firm consists of a dynamic team of motivated business lawyers with extensive experience and high level education, among whom is Dr Anthony Papadimitriou, President of the Onassis Foundation. The firm’s lawyers team up with the clients, identify their specific needs, and provide bespoke practical and creative solutions, always taking into account that time is of the essence. This is the legacy inherited from the founder of the firm, Stelios A Papadimitriou, known as the Aristotle Onassis’ and the Greek ship owners' elite lawyer.

The firm’s commitment to meeting all challenges with absolute dedication has led to long-lasting ties with its clients, which include venture capital firms, private equity funds, financial and credit institutions, trusts, foundations, Greek and foreign ship-owners and businessmen, as well as, major companies in almost all areas of industry and commerce.

The ability to combine legal expertise with deep business knowledge, an awareness of the international economic scene and a hands-on attitude is what distinguishes Saplegal - A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners.

The firm’s areas of practice include:

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Venture Capital, Private Equity and M&A
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
  • Real Estate and Property Development
  • Ship Finance and Acquisitions
  • Foundations and Trusts
  • Estate planning, family and inheritance
  • Health and Medical Malpractice
  • Intellectual Property and Personal Data Protection

Two partners of the firm, Ms Elena F Kossena and Mr Evangelos I Lakatzis are certified mediators. Also, our associate, Ms Katerina A Paschou, is a Certified Data Protection Officer (DPO).

In addition, the firm’s partners and associates are active in numerous scientific activities, including the publication of legal articles, consultation of legislative committees and participation as speakers at conferences and Greek or international fora.

Contact:  Evangelos I Lakatzis

  • Lawyers: 17
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Greek
  • Member
  • International Bar Association
  • Athens Bar Association
  • Hellenic Association of Law Firms
  • Hellenic Society of Maritime Lawyers

Above material supplied by Saplegal - A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm.

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