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Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law
11 MARINOU ANTYPA STREET
(OLYMPIC STADIUM AREA - N IRAKLIO)
141 21 ATHENS
Greece

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Home to ‘litigators experienced in various practice areasMoussas & Partners Attorneys at Law focuses on disputes arising from banking and securities, shareholder, facility and M&A agreements. Managing partner Nicholas Moussas, hailed as a ‘recognised and respected litigator', enjoys a formidable reputation for energy disputes, while fellow practice head Vassilios Moussas is skilled in real estate, insurance and contractual litigation, in addition to the enforcement of overseas judgments. Additional areas of strength include consumer law, product liability and corporate obligation-related disputes.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Moussas; Vassilios Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti

Testimonials

‘The team is highly motivated, competent and pragmatic. They are commercially minded and provide excellent and on-point advice on Greek law and are always there for us, often under very tight time frames. They also provide solid guidance and options regarding going to court or not going to court. They stand their ground and are very robust.’

‘Nicholas Moussas has skills and expertise of the highest level; his wide-ranging contentious and non-contentious experience enables him to grasp the core of every matter swiftly and provide effective solutions. Vassilios Moussas is extremely diligent, responsible and proactive, and is on top of every issue and case no matter the complexity. Maria Malikouti continually offers excellent advice based on a real ability to read clients.’

‘The firm has vast experience in litigation and dispute resolution matters, both before the ordinary courts and before arbitral tribunals. The fact that they have also a robust commercial and corporate practice adds value to their work as litigators. Their advantage is that their litigation team has experience in a wide spectrum of matters, and is thus able to see and understand the full picture.’

‘Nicholas and Vassilios Moussas are experienced lawyers and litigators, who are knowledgeable, easily accessible, smart and able analyse matters with a commercial approach, thereby assisting the client in decision making.’

‘Litigators experienced in various practice areas, with a holistic and practical approach. A personal touch combined with practical solutions and advice.’

‘Nicholas Moussas is a recognised and respected litigator, who takes personal care of his cases, supported by experienced and qualified lawyers.’

Key clients

VOLKSWAGEN AG, AUDI AG, SEAT SA

HELLENIC HALYVOURGIA SA

MYTILINEOS HOLDINGS SA

HUGO BOSS AG

KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY (former H.J. HEINZ Company)

ALUMINIUM OF GREECE

MYTILINEOS SA – ELECNOR SA consortium

Municipality of Spetses Island

PROTERGIA SA, KORINTHOS POWER SA

FRONTSTAGE SA

Energy Tier 2

Hailed as a ‘one-stop shop’, Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law is ‘able to support on the entire spectrum of energy activities including construction, M&A, project finance and contentious matters’. Led by Nicholas Moussas, the team is well equipped for construction, M&A and regulatory mandates, including those with public procurement, environmental, EU and administrative elements. It enjoys a particularly strong reputation for the financing of power plant and renewable energy projects, and is highly active in contentious matters, acting on a broad array of litigation and international arbitration.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti; Vassilios Moussas

Testimonials

‘Nicholas Moussas always takes a hands-on approach and has a very innovative way of thinking about how to approach difficult cases.’

‘Able to support entities active in the energy sector with respect to the entire spectrum of activities, including contentious and non-contentious matters. A one-stop shop.’

‘Nicholas Moussas and Maria Malikouti are recognised energy experts and have acted in a number of energy deals and in pioneering litigation concerning renewables, fossil fired plants and gas activities. Top-notch lawyers, easy to contact and valuable long-term partners.’

Key clients

Mytilineos Holdings and its business units: (a) EPC Business Unit: METKA (b) Metallurgy Business Unit: ALUMINIUM OF GREECE (c) Electric Power Business Unit: PROTERGIA

KORINTHOS POWER

Hellenic Halyvourgia Sα

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 3

Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law has ‘remarkably deep knowledge of the legal framework’ in financial and capital markets matters. Its transactional offering encompasses secured and unsecured loans, multi-party facility agreements and EPC financing structures, in addition to a wealth of cross-border deals, including those where international sanctions laws are at play. Jointly led by Nicholas Moussas and Vassilios Moussas, the team also frequently advises on financial services regulation, compliance and market abuse issues.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Moussas; Vassilios Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti

Testimonials

‘They have experience from all sides of financings and capital markets transactions, thus their approach is practical and to the point. They have a good grasp of regulatory matters.’

‘Nicholas Moussas and Maria Malikouti are highly recommended. They are good in advisory services and on contractual matters. They are easy to access, with a commercial approach, and to the point.’

‘The firm has gained a remarkably deep knowledge of the legal framework in the financial sector, as it has repeatedly contributed to the reform of banking and financial services law. The team is very supportive, responding within a strict time schedule, and has very good legal knowledge.’

‘The team can combine legal skills, responsiveness, flexibility and understanding of the client’s needs.’

‘Partners and associates in the firm are very approachable and thorough in their advice. Their experience enables them to provide accurate, flexible and swift solutions to complex situations. The team members are bright and self-motivated, with congenial personalities, and have the expertise to cope with any project assigned to them.’

Key clients

Mytilineos Holdings SA

Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

The Public Servants’ Supplementary Insurance Fund (ETEA, formerly TEADY)

Express Insurance SA

Insurers’ and Insurance Companies’ Personnel’s Pension Fund (TEA-EAPAE)

ELIA CONSTRUCTIONS S.A.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law is engaged on a variety of corporate matters, including M&A, corporate governance, due diligence, privatisations, restructurings and company formation. The practice also excels in the establishment of new branches and subsidiaries and frequently acts as local counsel on large-scale international transactions and projects. Vassilios Moussas, who has a strong reputation for commercial contract work, heads the practice alongside Nicholas Moussas. They are regularly supported by associate Maria Malikouti.

Practice head(s):

Vassilios Moussas; Nicholas Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti

Testimonials

‘The team is highly motivated, competent and pragmatic, and commercially minded. The team provides excellent and on-point advice on Greek law and is always there for us, often under very tight time-frames. They also provide solid guidance and options regarding going to court or not going to court. They stand their ground and are very forceful.’

‘Nicholas Moussas has skills and expertise of the highest level; his wide-ranging contentious and non-contentious experience enables him to grasp the core of every matter swiftly and provide effective solutions.’

‘Vassilios Moussas is extremely diligent, responsible, and proactive, and is on top of every issue and case, no matter the complexity.’

‘Maria Malikouti always offers excellent advice based on a real ability to read clients.’

‘They can advise on aspects of both civil and commercial law, involving listed and non-listed entities. They can anticipate points of concern and risk and focus on this, which particularly important in M&A transactions.’

‘Nikolas Moussas, Vassilis Moussas and Maria Malikouti are excellent advisers, who provide timely and high-quality advice. They are able to assist in due diligence, contractual issues, contentious and non-contentious matters. They lead, manage and coordinate their teams in an efficient and cost-effective manner.’

Key clients

MYTILINEOS HOLDINGS S.A.

METKA S.A. (now MYTILINEOS HOLDINGS S.A.)

HUGO BOSS HELLAS LTD

THE NIELSEN COMPANY (GREECE)

SKODA AG.

AMVIS SA

KRAFT HEINZ COMPANY (formerly H.J. HEINZ Company)

ESA Security Solutions

FRONTSTAGE S.A.

Real estate and construction Tier 3

The team at Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law is home to expertise in acquisitions, disposals, leasing, planning, projects, construction and residential, commercial and industrial developments. The team complements its core real estate and construction offering with supplementary knowledge of financings, restructurings, joint ventures, due diligence and real estate-related M&A. Led by Vassilios Moussas, the group likewise excels when it comes to planning permission, disputes, environmental and special land uses, urban planning and forestry-related mandates.

Practice head(s):

Vassilios Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Georgios Pezodromos

Key clients

METKA S.A.

HELLENIC REPUBLIC ASSET DEVELOPMENT FUND (HRADF/ TAIPED)

Moussas & Partners is a law partnership that stands by its clients for more than 30 years, in advisory as well as in litigation and arbitration, guaranteeing consistency in the proposed solutions and complete mastery of the consequences of the decisions taken.

The firm has become widely acknowledged for its permanent and sustained growth in time, as well as for the professional credentials of its members.
Accredited for delivering results in complex transactions and dispute resolution, the firm has a distinguished record in acting for clients from a variety of industries and countries, before local courts as well as in international and local arbitration fora and is highly respected for bringing unusual insight to the resolution of complex issues.

We aim at developing original and inventive strategies as well as practical solutions to meet our clients’ needs. Our notable experience gained in litigation and arbitration by looking at matters from the adverse side has enhanced our ability to advise efficiently on non-contentious matters and use the appropriate strategy in negotiating and structuring transactions.

We stand poised to provide our clients the highest and best legal outcomes available. We have been acting throughout the years for domestic and international corporations; companies of these include Greece’s leading industrial groups, as well as global companies with interests in our jurisdiction.

We are also being instructed from/or cooperated with major international law firms and global providers of legal services to act as local counsel on contentious or non-contentious matters with a local element. We also affiliate with these firms to advise our clients on matters outside the jurisdiction.

Department Name Email Telephone
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Nicholas Moussas
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Vassilios Moussas
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Maria Malikouti
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Charalampos Kondis
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Christina Grigoriadou
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Georgios Pezodromos
Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration Konstantina Theodosaki
Banking, finance and capital markets Nicholas Moussas
Banking, finance and capital markets Charalampos Kondis
Corporate and M&A/commercial Vassilios Moussas
Corporate and M&A/commercial Maria Malikouti
Corporate and M&A/commercial Konstantina Theodosaki
Real Estate Vassilios Moussas
Real Estate Loukia Papachatzi
Insolvency and restructuring Maria Malikouti
Projects and energy Nikos Moussas
Projects and energy Maria Malikouti
Projects and energy Stamatia Leontara
Administrative and tax Vassilios Moussas
Administrative and tax Loukia Papachatzi
Public procurement Georgia Patsoudi
Public procurement Georgios Pezodromos
Employment Vassilios Moussas
Employment Nikos Sakkas
EU and competition Charalampos Kondis
EU and competition Konstantina Theodosaki
Intellectual property and Data Privacy Konstantina Theodosaki
Intellectual property Maria Malikouti
Number of lawyers : 13
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Athens Bar Association
International Bar Association
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Contact : Nicholas Moussas