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Andersen Legal - Pistiolis - Triantafyllos & Associates Law Firm, Paraskevas Zourntos, Athens, GREECE

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Paraskevas Zourntos

Tel:
Work +302103626971
Email:
Web:
www.andersenlegal.gr
Andersen Legal - Pistiolis - Triantafyllos & Associates Law Firm

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Corporate Employment & Labour Law, Litigation & Dispute resolution.

Position

He is a Senior Associate and his practice includes commercial and corporate litigation, primarily focusing on corporate employment & labour law, contract, business tort matters and counseling in corporate employment Law, primarily focusing in compliance & regulatory. He has successfully represented in courts as well as in alternative dispute resolution organizations, such as mediation and arbitration, clients across numerous industries. He has defended a variety of companies across different industries (i.e Shipping sector, Telecommunications Media & Technology sector, Commercial and Services sector, Construction Real Estate and Land Development sector, Industry sector, Public organizations, Sports sector), in relation with all aspects of Corporate Employment and Labour law. He also regularly represents clients in contested proceedings, including administrative hearings, motions, and appeals. He advises companies on all aspects of individual and collective labour law, working with them to develop tailored solutions for their labour law problems. His expertise extends to advising and representing clients in disputes concerning unfair dismissals; unfair labour practices; organisational rights; collective agreements; strikes; non-payment of wages, overtime, leave and severance pay; class actions; employment discrimination; restrictive covenants / trade secrets; leaves of absence; serious accidents and fatality. He also offers advice in matters related to strike strategies ; wage-and-hour compliance under Greek Law and EU regulations; workplace privacy issues including evolving data privacy laws; collective bargaining agreements; strategic plans for negotiations; restructurings, reductions-in-force, and redundancies , ,statutory requirements for fair-workplace standards ,trade secrets and proprietary or confidential information ,the employment aspects of corporate transactions ,executive contracts, terminations, and remuneration arrangements. One focus of his work is providing ongoing advice relating to restructuring and reorganisation measures. He has extensive experience in dealing with works councils. In addition, he is well versed in structuring and negotiating service agreements and severance agreements for managing directors and board members. He advises companies on employment and labour issues in corporate transactions; develops workplace policies, procedures, and handbooks; develops programs for voluntary buy-outs and involuntary reductions-in-force; and negotiates employment agreements and compensation plans.

Career

Prior to working for the Firm, he has worked as an associate in a major Law firm specializing in Labour and Criminal Law.

Languages

Greek, English.

Member

Athens Bar Association.

Education

Law degree, University of Komotini.


Greece

Employment

Within: Next Generation Partners

Paraskevas Zourntos - Andersen Legal - Pistiolis - Triantafyllos & Associates Law Firm

Within: Employment

Andersen Legal - Pistiolis - Triantafyllos & Associates Law Firm is a 'key partner' for many private and public sector bodies, thanks to the firm's 'very pragmatic legal advice and clear business sense'. The firm covers all aspects of employment law, but is singled out for litigation where its 'reputation is one of the highest in the country - the lawyers are outstanding in court'. Theodore Pistiolis and Anastasios Triantafyllos 'successfully deliver precise and easy-to-understand advice'. The 'persistent, dedicated and hardworking' senior associate Paraskevas Zourntos is also recommended. The firm recently handled over thirty employment litigation cases for Attica Holdings, and other clients include Allianz, GlaxoSmithKline and Adidas.

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