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5 LYKAVITTOU STREET, 106 72 ATHENS, GREECE
Tel:
Work +30 210 361 5395
Fax:
Fax +30 210 364 0805
Email:
Web:
www.bernitsaslaw.com

Augustine Almyroudi

Tel:
Work +30210 3615395
Email:
Web:
www.bernitsaslaw.com
Bernitsas Law

Work Department

EU, Competition & Antitrust; Telecommunications, Media & Technology.

Position

Augustine joined the Firm in 1992 and is Head of the Telecommunications, Media & Technology group. She has vast experience in the field of competition law and is an expert in antitrust matters, particularly relating to mergers and acquisitions, privatisations and joint ventures. Augustine has long standing experience in advising on internal and regulatory investigations and compliance matters, the application of EU and competition law in Greece and State aid issues. She has an expertise in dawn raids, providing guidelines, instructions and on site assistance to clients, and testing compliance by running mock dawn raids.

Augustine has a substantial practice advising communication and media companies on compliance with licensing requirements and the regulatory framework, representing companies before the National Telecommunications and Post Commission and liaising with the National Council for Radio and Television. She also advises on the regulatory requirements for entities established outside the EU wishing to provide telecom and media services in Greece or abroad.

Career

Athens Bar, 1991; Athens Court of Appeals, 1995; Supreme Court of Greece, 2017.

Languages

Greek, English, French and Spanish.

Member

International Bar Association; Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats.

Education

Degree in Law, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens; Licence Spéciale in European Community Law, Université Libre de Bruxelles.


Greece

EU and competition

Within: Leading individuals

Augustine Almyroudi - Bernitsas Law

Within: EU and competition

Bernitsas Law has developed a superb reputation in this area, regularly handling merger clearances and cases before the Hellenic Competition Commission, as well as EU law issues such as public procurement. The firm successfully represented Hellenic Fuels on its appeal over the HCC's decision on alleged collusion with Shell. On the merger control side, it advised Hellenic Healthcare on the clearance for its purchase of a 97% stake in IASO. Newly-promoted partner Marina Androulakakis leads the team, which includes the highly experienced Panayotis Bernitsas and counsel Augustine Almyroudi.

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TMT

Within: Leading individuals

Augustine Almyroudi - Bernitsas Law

Within: TMT

Bernitsas Law¬†has a top-notch practice, which handles regultory, transactional and disputes issues on behalf of its TMT clients. Recently, it advised Cyprus Telecoms Authority (CYTA) on its ‚ā¨118m sale of CYTA Hellas to Vodafone. The firm also advised Acun Media on the implementation of several content production agreements with Greek television broadcasters.¬†Augustine Almyroudi¬†leads the team, which includes recently-promoted partner Marina Androulakakis.

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