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Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm

28 DIMITRIOU SOUTSOU STR, 115 21 ATHENS, GREECE
Tel:
Work +30 210 817 1500
Email:
Web:
www.kglawfirm.gr
Athens, Thessaloniki

John Kyriakides

Tel:
Work +30 210 817 1511 
Email:
Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration

Position

Partner

Career

John joined the firm in 2000 and is working with the litigation department and is primarily experienced in corporate and commercial disputes, arbitration, white collar crime and financial crime.

He advises clients and handles litigation with respect to cases involving defective products acting mainly for international producers or manufacturers. 

John is also involved in cases concerning breach of law of obligations and torts, debt collection, trademark & patent cases as well as distribution & agency agreements. In the past few years he has advised clients in the gaming and betting industry. John also serves as one of the managing partners of KG.

Languages

English, French and Greek

Member

  • Member of the Athens Bar Association (2000)
  • Member of the International Bar Association
  • Member of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC-Hellas), Commission on Arbitration
  • Member of the BoD of the Hellenic American Chamber of Commerce

Education

  • University of Westminster, London UK (LL.B.)
  • University College London, London UK (LL.M.)


Greece

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The 'hands-on' team at¬†Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm¬†has 'excellent knowledge and experience in handling matters involving international companies that are facing challenges in Greece'. The four-partner team handles a mix of international arbitration, and commercial and administrative litigation, as well as white-collar crime. Recent successes include helping Fuji Heavy Industries successfully enforce an arbitral award against its former distributor in Greece. The firm also successfully represented Medtronic in a ‚ā¨4.4m dispute with its distributor.¬†Anthony Hadjioannou¬†and John Kyriakides¬†jointly lead the top-notch team, which includes¬†Panos Alexandris.

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White-collar crime

Within: White-collar crime

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm has an active white-collar crime team jointly led by John Kyriakides and specialist litigator Panos Alexandris. The firm is often involved in high-stakes cross-border cases and regularly represents clients before the investigatory authorities. The firm has recently been involved in significant cases in the financial services and food sectors.

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