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Evangelos Politis

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Politis & Partners

Position

Managing Partner

Career

After working 10 years with another major Athens law firm, Evangelos co-founded Politis & Partners in 2000. He practices in the areas of banking, litigation, M&A and corporate law. He has been a banking lawyer for more than 20 years representing international and Greek Banks and financial institutions. He has represented banking, financial and corporate clients in major lawsuits in Greece and advised or acted as co-counsel in international litigation and arbitration cases. He serves as outside general counsel to a number of publicly-held entities and has extensive experience in corporate counselling as to disclosure matters, restructurings and a wide variety of business-related legal matters. Evangelos is eligible to appear before the Greek Supreme Court (Arios Pagos).

Languages

Greek, English, French.

Member

Athens Bar Association, International Bar Association.

Education

Evangelos is an Athens Law School graduate and holds an LL.M. from Duke University (USA). Mr. Politis is the author of “Public Disclosure: An obligation of companies with listed shares” (2002) and has published many articles and contributions in the fields of corporate and securities law.


Greece

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Politis & Partners has a ‘very efficient, fast and knowledgeable’ banking team led by the ‘reliable, totally trustworthy and always accessibleEvangelos Politis, who is praised for his ‘in-depth regulatory’ knowledge. The firm has a strong relationship with Eurobank, which it advised on a €35m financing of an LBO in the hospitality sector.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Politis & Partners’ clients include Tropea Holding, Piraeus Port Authority, and Pharmaswiss Hellas. Evangelos Politis and Angeliki Saratsi are the main contacts.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Politis & Partners has a versatile disputes practice led by managing partner and ‘powerful litigatorEvangelos Politis. The firm recently represented South Korea’s Woori Bank at the Court of Appeal in litigation against a Greek shipping group.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Politis & Partners is praised for its ‘deep knowledge of competition law’ and ‘very good value for money’. The firm has represented the European Commission in several disputes with Greek companies and public sector bodies. Clients rate Evangelos Politis for his ‘great experience’.

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Employment

Within: Employment

Politis & Partners’s clients include Valeant Pharmaceutical, Bosch Rexroth Group and Sun Chemical. Evangelos Politis and Angeliki Saratsi are key contacts.

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Energy

Within: Energy

Politis & Partners has solid experience advising energy companies and lenders on their renewables projects. Evangelos Politis has a good track record.

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Projects and privatisation

Within: Projects and privatisation

Politis & Partners is particularly experienced in energy and transport projects. Evangelos Politis leads the team.

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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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