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Sarantitis

9 ANAGNOSTOPOULOU STREET, 106 73 ATHENS, GREECE
Tel:
Work +30 210 367 0400
Fax:
Fax +30 210 362 1595
Email:
Web:
www.sarantitis.com
Athens, Piraeus, Salonica

Greece

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Sarantitis

Sarantitis continues to advise HSBC (Greek Branch) and HSBC Private Bank Suisse on a range of contentious matters. The team also acts for China Investment Bank (Hong Kong Branch), UBS and Maillis Group. Alexandros Metaxas leads the team.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Sarantitis’ ‘client-oriented’ practice counts Maillis, PCCW Global, Netcom and UTC - Pratt & Whitney Division as clients. The ‘brilliant’ Dorotheos Samoladas heads the team; Alexandros Metaxas, Dionyssia Gamvrakis and Dolly Kostara are also singled out for praise.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Theodora Monochartzis heads the team at Sarantitis, which ‘combines technical and thorough advice with very strong litigation skills’. It continues to advise HSBC Bank (Greece) and HSBC Private Bank Suisse on claims relating to Madoff bonds. Alexandros Metaxas, Maria Papamichalopoulou and ‘masterful strategist and a strong litigator’ Gregory Vlachos are also praised.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 4

Sarantitis

Clients at Sarantitis include MJ Maillis and Yama Hellas. Terina Raptis is the team head.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Clients for the team at Sarantitis include Neptune Lines Shipping & Managing Enterprises, Malamatinas & Son Winery, and Global Energy Services. Theodora Monochartzis is noted.

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Energy
Energy - ranked: tier 4

Sarantitis

Sarantitis acts for clients including Sorgenia, Union of Greek Electricity Traders and EDL (UK). Theodora Monochartzis is the department head.

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Led by Alexandros Metaxas, the team at Sarantitis is best known for its insurance expertise in the shipping and maritime sector. Dionyssia Gamvrakis is also recommended.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 4

Sarantitis

Sarantitis’ ‘proactive and experienced’ team is led by Alexandros Athanassiou, and has a strong track record in construction disputes. It advised the Greek subsidiary of Iberostar Group on a dispute with Mamidakis Group regarding management agreements. Gregory Vlachos is a ‘strong technician’.

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Shipping finance
Shipping finance - ranked: tier 3

Sarantitis

Led by senior associate Eleni Papakostas, the team at Sarantitis advised several shipowners on acquisitions, and also acted for numerous banks on the restructuring of existing financing structures.

Next generation lawyers

Eleni Papakostas - Sarantitis

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Shipping litigation
Shipping litigation - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Sarantitis’ team acts for clients such as Zim Hellas and the Union of Shipping Agents of Regular International Lines in contentious matters. Helen Papakostas heads the team.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

Sarantitis

Senior associate Antonis Katsigiannis heads the team at Sarantitis, which is representing Mobitel Electronics and Telecommunications Systems in a dispute, and is advising PCCW Global on licensing and compliance issues.

Next generation lawyers

Antonis Katsigiannis - Sarantitis

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Sarantitis

The ‘excellent’ department at Sarantitis advises on a range of tax planning matters and tax disputes. It is also well versed in customs regimes and procedures. Gregory Vlachos is the department head.

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