Firm Profile > Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC > Athens , Greece

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC
106 73 ATHENS

Intellectual property Tier 1

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC offers the full range of trade mark, patent and copyright advice. The group has a strong patent litigation practice and represented Pharmathen in two disputes before the Supreme Court concerning generic pharmaceuticals - other clients ion the same industry include Roche and Arriani Pharmaceuticals. George Ballas leads the team, which also represents Ericsson and Philip Morris.

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC has a strong track record in major commercial and administrative disputes, including distribution, intellectual property, competition and product liability claims. Name partners Gregory Pelecanos and George Ballas are both very well-regarded. Clients include Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, Genentech (a subsidiary of Roche), TEVA Pharmaceuticals and Lafarge Heracles Cement.

EU and competition Tier 2

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC enjoys a strong standing in the market for advice on multiple areas including cartel claims, abuse of dominance issues and state aid advice. Gregory Pelecanos advises Allergan, Hyundai, LafargeHolcim and Diesel, to name a few.

TMT Tier 2

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC regularly advises clients at the cutting edge of the IT and technology market, including areas such as cloud computing, AI and robotics. George Ballas has established a strong standing in the market.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC has 'great expertise on all corporate legal issues and acts as a real professional collaborator'. The firm represents a strong stable of international clients in the luxury goods, defence, automotive, IT and pharmaceuticals sectors. Clients include Ford, Microsoft, Volvo and DEPA. Senior partner Gregory Pelecanos is highly recommended.

Tax Tier 3

Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates LPC has a solid tax practice with a good track record in contentious issues such as customs disputes. Gregory Pelecanos is the main contact.

Department Name Email Telephone
Company and commercial
Foreign investments
Privatisation and projects
Mergers and acquisitions
Corporate finance
EU and competition (unfair and antitrust)
Industrial and intellectual property
Patents, trade marks, designs (including litigation)
Copyright and allied rights (including litigation)
Licences, franchising
Litigation and arbitration
Number of lawyers : 29
Counterforce Network
International Bar Association
European Patent Institute
Association of European Lawyers
International Trademark Association
Lexing-Advanced Technology Law Network
Contact : George A Ballas
: Formerly Simitis Law Offices, established in 1930