Betty Smyrniou > Bahas, Gramatidis & Partners > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

Bahas, Gramatidis & Partners
10558 ATHENS

Work Department

Head of Labor and Social Benefits and Aviation practice.
Other areas of practice: Aviation Law, Commercial Law.


Senior Associate


Betty Smyrniou, Senior Associate of the firm, is the leading lawyer of Labor and Social Benefits and Aviation practice.
She specializes in all aspects of employment law, acting principally for multinational corporations, international financial institutions, public and private companies and, occasionally, high profile individuals.
She is also one of the leading Greek experts in aviation law, representing leasing companies, as well as banking institutions, in aircraft finance, leasing, acquisitions and operational matters and dealing with all sorts of issues relating to airlines in Greece.
She is an author in various publications on Aviation law (Aviation Law ICLG & Getting the deal through)


Greek, English, German


Athens Bar Association,
Association of Commercial Lawyers of Greece,
EALA (European Aviation Law Association),
EDEKA (Greek association of Employment and Social Security Law EDEKA),
EELA (European Employment lawyers Association).


Law School of the University of Athens (LL.B),
University of Bristol, England.

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > Banking, finance and capital markets

The practice at Bahas, Gramatidis & Partners stands out for its expertise in aviation finance, advising aircraft leasing companies and financial institutions. The team also handles project finance, syndicated loans, bond issues and NPL transactions. Marios Bahas advises on complex financial transactions and issues involving capital markets legislation. He co-heads the practice with managing partner Dimitris Emvalomenos. Senior associate Betty Smyrniou leads the aviation practice and is a key contact for aviation finance.