Mr Evangelos I. Lakatzis > Saplegal - A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

Saplegal - A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm
175 64 ATHENS


Partner – Practice areas:
Private Equity and Venture Capital, M&A and Corporate, Civil and Commercial Law, Aviation Law


Admitted to the Athens Bar Association since 1997; Supreme Court Advocate;Certified Mediator; Evangelos Lakatzis joined the firm in 2004, having already significant experience in the region of South Eastern Europe, both as a legal counsel and as an EU PHARE Programs legal expert. Evangelos has advised in numerous M&A deals and other cross-border transactions, representing mainly venture capital firms, private equity funds and strategic or private investors. He also advises corporations and other entities in the field of corporate, civil and commercial law. In addition, he has participated in several legislative committees, as well as, conferences and fora.


Greek, English, French


Athens Bar Association
International Bar Association
Institute of Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution


University of Athens (LL.B); King’s College London, University of London (LL.M., Public International Law)

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Saplegal – A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm is ‘excellent in providing solid legal advice while taking into account the commercial aspects of any deal‘. The team’s foremost sectors of expertise are aquaculture, media, healthcare, finance, hospitality and agribusiness, with Evangelos Lakatzis also specialising in acting for venture capital firms, private equity funds and various investors. Thenia Panagopoulou has ‘extensive experience in M&A’ and also highly acclaimed for joint ventures, group reorganisations and strategic alliances; she and Lakatzis lead the department, which also includes senior associate Eleni Likou, a specialist in commercial contracts, consumer protection and credit facilities.

Comparative Guides

Greece: Private Equity January 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Private Equity laws and regulations that may occur in Greece.