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Nicholas Moussas

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Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law

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Banking, Finance & Securities; Dispute Resolution.


Nicholas is Managing Partner of the Firm. With over 25 years of experience he is one of Greece’s best known practitioners. He has extensive experience as a corporate lawyer and specializes in the areas of banking, finance and energy, with an emphasis on corporate finance, securities, regulatory work, EPC projects, commercial transactions and real estate. Nicholas has recently established a reputation in providing advice on issues of deregulation of energy power contracts between large industries and electricity providers. He and the banking team are currently advising an international investment bank as Tender Advisor to a Voluntary Tender Offer launched by the largest Greek bank to acquire all outstanding stock of another major credit institution, in what is described as a banking mega-deal for Greek standards. Nicholas also holds the position of General Counsel to the Hellenic Deposit and Investment Guarantee Fund since 1997. From this position, he is able to closely follow the legal developments in the banking and capital markets industry and has been a contributor to the reform of the deposit insurance and credit institution resolution legislation in the current economic crisis in cooperation with the representatives of the IMF/EU/ECB. He has recently added to his track record successful results in energy related disputes, acting on behalf of steel and aluminum industrials as well as natural gas downstream clients; he has also been handling major international arbitration cases, involving state -investor investment disputes (BIT disputes).


Greek, English, French and German.


Supreme Court of Greece: 1994 Athens Bar Association: 1986.


  • Berkeley Law: LL.M. (Study in International Harmonization of Securities Laws), 1988 (high honours)
  • University of Athens School of Law: LL.B., 1984 (Dean's Top 5 list).


Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law advised The TEA EAPAE (Occupational Insurance Fund of Insurers and Personnel of Insurers Companies) on its participation in the recent recapitalisation of two banks. Team head Nicholas Moussas and associate Charalampos Kondis act as counsel to the Hellenic Deposit and Investment Guarantee Fund.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Nicholas Moussas leads the team at Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law, which is representing Volkswagen in a diesel emissions dispute, and HJ Heinz in a dispute with former partners. Vassilios Moussas is recommended.

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Within: Energy

Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law represented Hellenic Halyvourgia in two disputes, and advised Mytilineos Holdings on the negotiation of its power supply contracts as well as on disputes with the Public Power Corporation. Nicholas Moussas is noted.

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