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Nikos Christoforidis

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Zepos & Yannopoulos

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Commercial, Intellectual Property

Position

Nikos Christoforidis is a partner of our corporate commercial practice focusing in dispute resolution, real estate and commercial law. He was admitted to the Thessaloniki Bar in 1985 and joined our firm in 2006.

Nikos is admitted before the Greek Supreme Court, heads the firm’s Dispute Resolution practice and has extensive experience in representing international clients before Greek courts on real estate, intellectual property, unfair competition, agency and distribution agreements, product liability, tort and debt collection cases. He also regularly advises international and domestic clients on local and international business transactions, including real estate issues, commercial cooperation agreements and commercial lease agreements.

Languages

Greek, English and French

Education

University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (LL.B.) University of Thessaloniki (LL.M. in Criminal Law, 1985)


Greece

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

According to its clients Zepos & Yannopoulos fields professionals that are ‘among the highest calibre in Greece’ and who ‘excel on large and complex cases’. The firm recently represented Hewlett Packard in a major €126m dispute with a former distributor. Nikos Christoforidis and Constantine Sarantis jointly lead the five-partner team.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Zepos & Yannopoulos fields a number of ‘excellent IP lawyers’, including senior associate and team head Konstantinos Logaras, who is a ‘very good strategic thinker in IP litigation’, and disputes partner Nikos Christoforidis, who has an ‘outstanding knowledge of the law’. Clients include LVMH, Spirits International, NBC Universal Pictures, and Benetton Group.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Zepos & Yannopoulos has ‘deep knowledge and expertise in the area of real estate and lease matters’. Key figures include team head Sonia Melegou, who handles transactional matters, Marina Allamani, who is recommended for real estate-related tax advice, and litigation partner Nikos Christoforidis, who is praised for his ability to ‘formulate tailor-made solutions in a very challenging environment’. The firm recently advised Club Med on the sale of its Club Med Kos Resort on the island of Kos.

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