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


Admitted to the Athens Bar Association since 1997; Supreme Court Advocate;Certified Mediator; Evangelos Lakatzis joined the firm in 2004 and is considered a Greek venture capital expert, having been selected as an advisor in several notable projects in the field. Evangelos has advised in numerous M&A deals and other cross-border transactions in the South Eastern Europe area, 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.


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

(Leading individuals)

Evangelos Lakatzis – Saplegal – A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm

Saplegal – A.S. Papadimitriou & Partners Law Firm‘s ‘top-notch‘ team is particularly active in the Greek venture capital market; notable recent highlights include advising 5G Ventures on the establishment of Phaistos Investment Fund, as part of an initiative launched by the Greek government to develop the country’s 5G infrastructure. The team has significant expertise in M&A in the financial, insurance and technology sectors, frequently assisting with investments in the field of medical technology. Venture capital specialist Evangelos Lakatzis and Thenia Panagopoulou head the practice. Senior associate Eleni Likou has particular experience in the e-commerce and electronic communications sectors.

Comparative Guides

Greece: Private Equity January 2023 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Private Equity laws and regulations that may occur in Greece.