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14 SOLONOS STREET, 10673 ATHENS, GREECE
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The firm

Politis & Partners is a Greek Law Firm established in 2000 by Evangelos Politis and Angeliki Saratsi, both of whom had many years of experience with major Athens law firms. Since then, the Firm has grown, numbering today 8 lawyers all of whom have acquired postgraduate diplomas from prominent American and European universities and have substantial expertise in all areas of business law and dispute resolution.

In Politis & Partners we are committed to providing efficient, valuable and cost-conscious counselling to a select, sophisticated client group. We focus on business representation of Greek and foreign commercial and industrial companies, listed companies, financial companies and on the handling of litigation/arbitration related to business transactions. We advise our clients on both national and international projects and we have established strong business ties with a large group of law firms in Europe and the US.

Our main scope of business involves Banking and Corporate Finance, M&A, Energy, Pharma & Healthcare, IT Law and Litigation/Arbitration.

Politis & Partners is being consistently ranked among the best law firms in Greece in the following practice areas:

  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
  • Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Telecom, Media & Technology
  • Energy
  • Dispute Resolution

Areas of practice

Banking, Finance and Capital Markets

Led by Evangelos Politis, who has been practicing banking law for twenty five years, our Banking, Finance and Capital Markets practice strives for excellence. We have represented Greek and foreign banks on almost all aspects of financing and banking transactions, including bond and syndicated loans and project finance transactions.

Commercial, corporate and M&A

The Firm provides a broad range of general business and corporate legal services, assisting clients in the structuring, negotiation, implementation, and operation of their business ventures. Our attorneys provide focused services in corporate governance, securities law, M&A, antitrust law, corporate finance and contract negotiation.

Dispute resolution (Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation)

We have an impressive record of representing clients in complex, multi-million dispute resolution matters (litigation & arbitration). Over the last years, we have represented Greek and international clients in major lawsuits in such diverse legal areas as securities, antitrust, torts, insurance coverage, banking and commercial disputes, handling all trial levels from First Instance Courts to Supreme Court. As part of our practice, we regularly represent the European Commission before national courts and the European General Court.

Employment

Politis & Partners has experience in dealing with virtually every type of labor and employment issue that confronts a business. We assist clients in devising solutions to employment problems that affect the efficiency and productivity of their workforce. We have structured sophisticated equity compensation arrangements and we have helped our multinational clients operating in Greece comply with tax, securities and labor laws applicable to their employee compensation programs.

Energy

We have advised diverse clients from large international conglomerates and equity funds to Greek entrepreneurs in investments in renewable energy projects in Greece and Southeastern Europe.

EU & Competition

Our M&A and business advice work include antitrust planning and various issues touching upon critical EU provisions of primary and secondary law.

Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

We have been representing for many years Greek and multinational pharmaceutical companies, on the full range of IP, antitrust, commercial litigation and government regulation issues. We have extensive experience of the business and legal intricacies that pharmaceutical and healthcare companies face and we regularly advise on licensing, development and distribution agreements.

Projects & Privatization

We have substantial experience in project finance and have represented developers, investors, lenders and financial advisors in the development, financing, construction and operation of capital intensive projects and facilities in Greece.

Real Estate and Construction

Our firm regularly represents lenders, developers, investors and entrepreneurs in the acquisition, development, financing, sale and leasing of real estate. Our lawyers frequently assist in structuring and negotiating complex real estate transactions.

TMT (IT & Telecoms)

Partner Angeliki Saratsi has extensive experience in this field as chief legal counsel in one of the largest IT companies in Greece. Angeliki was involved in all phases relating to the bidding and award of a mobile and fixed telephony license and the formation of the operating company which carried out a €100 million investment.

Languages Greek
English
French
German
Italian

Number of lawyers8

Member Interact Law

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Legal Developments by:
Politis & Partners

  • P&P Newsletter - Bankruptcy Law

    New Law 4072/2012, published in the Greek Government Gazette no. 86/11.04.2012, amended, among others, certain provisions of the pre-insolvency rehabilitation procedure of the Greek Bankruptcy Code (the "GBC"), recently introduced into the Greek legal system pursuant to the innovative provisions of Law 4013/2011 (Gov. Gazette no. 204/15.09.2011).
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