Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law > Athens, Greece > Firm Profile

Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law
141 21 ATHENS

Greece > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 2

With a ‘deep knowledge of the banking, finance and securities sectordeveloped through an impressive roster of fee-earning work, as well as through the firm’s involvement as counsel to the Hellenic Deposit and Investment Guarantee Fund (TEKE), Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law is well placed to advise lenders and borrowers across the full spectrum of financial products from a transactional and regulatory perspective. Managing partner Nicholas Moussas has ‘outstanding knowledge of banking and finance law, practice and regulation’, and through his role as general counsel of TEKE has been able to provide clients with tremendous insight into legal developments in the banking and capital markets industry. Other key contacts include Vassilios Moussas, who has ‘long experience in large-scale projects and with respect to innovative products and financial services’, and Charalampos Kondis, who has ‘excellent knowledge of the banking legal framework’.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Moussas; Vassilios Moussas; Charalampos Kondis

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti


The team have deep knowledge of the banking, finance and securities sector and advise their client across the full spectrum of financial products.’

They have profound knowledge and an always up-to-date understanding of the banking environment.’

‘The excellent team is knowledgeable, very hardworking and responsive.’

Nicholas Moussas provides practical and creative advice and has outstanding knowledge of banking and finance law, practice and regulation.’

Vassilios Moussas has long experience in large-scale projects and with respect to innovative products and financial services and continuously provides excellent advice.’

‘Charalampos Kondis is distinguished by his smart thinking and resourcefulness, which are blended skilfully with his excellent knowledge of the banking legal framework.’

Maria Malikouti is very knowledgeable and has participated in many high-profile and high-value projects.’

‘Moussas & Partners Law Firm has vast experience in banking and finance. I highly recommend the firm to anyone seeking representation that is fair, honest and will keep your best interest at the forefront. The team has problem-solving attitude and provides all the necessary explanations. We always feel safe and secure working with them.’

Key clients

Mubadala Capital


The Public Servants’ Supplementary Insurance Fund

Express Insurance SA (under liquidation)

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


Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

Mytilineos Holdings SA

Work highlights

  • Assisting Mubadala with its acquisition of Fortress from Softbank, with respect to regulatory considerations pertaining to the holding of an entity active in the sector of NPL servicers in Greece.
  • Representing one of the largest state pension funds in its ongoing claim against an investment firm on securities fraud charges.
  • Advised Black Sea Trade and Development Bank with respect to a €10m loan agreement entered into with Aegean Baltic Bank, along with an assignment agreement to further secure financing under the agreement.

Greece > Dispute resolution Tier 2

Fielding a team of ‘very experienced and skilful litigators’, Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law has vast expertise in representing clients in disputes arising from shareholders’ agreements, M&A transactions, and regulatory compliance matters. Both Nicholas Moussas and Vassilios Moussas head the team, with the former showcasing ‘excellent knowledge’ in project finance and real estate-related litigation, whilst the latter focuses on commercial law claims. Maria Malikouti represents clients from various sectors in arbitration proceedings, and Charalampos Kondis is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Moussas; Vassilios Moussas

Other key lawyers:

Maria Malikouti; Charalampos Kondis; Christina Grigoriadou; Georgia Patsoudi; Eirini Kontrafouri; Nikos Sakkas


‘A versatile team. Nicholas Moussas is very smart, pragmatic and business-minded lawyer.’

‘Nicholas Moussas has excellent knowledge of arbitration. Charalampos Kondis and Maria Malikouti are very diligent.’

‘Very experienced and skilful litigators, with extensive experience in a vast variety of dispute resolution matters before courts and arbitral tribunals, relevant to a wide range of practice areas.’

‘The team is made up of highly skilled legal minds who work together very well and through this synergy deliver the best results for the client.’

‘The individuals we primarily work with are very strategic thinkers who can see ten steps ahead and can take the necessary action to deliver the best results for the client.’

‘Very good quality of legal services. Proactive approach.’

Key clients

Volkswagen AG, AUDI AG, SEAT SA






Work highlights

  • Representing VW AG, Audi AG and Seat SA in numerous cases brought by Greek vehicle owners against the clients before the Greek courts, claiming damages on the basis of violation of consumer protection legislation, and European regulations and standards.
  • Acting for an airline in a complex cross-border shareholder dispute.
  • Defended two Kraft Heinz companies before the Greek courts in a commercial dispute with former local partners with respect to a shareholders’ agreement regarding a joint shareholding.

Greece > Energy Tier 2

Greece > Real estate and construction Tier 4

Advising on the full spectrum of real estate transactions, ranging from acquisitions, development, planning and construction, the multidisciplinary team at Moussas & Partners Attorneys at Law frequently acts on behalf of financial institutions and investment trusts. Vassilios Moussas has vast expertise in representing local and international clients in real estate and insurance-based court proceedings, while Charalampos Kondis specialises in M&A and commercial litigation. Nikos Sakkas focuses on complex investment projects, and Eirini Kontrafouri is knowledgeable in real estate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Vassilios Moussas



‘They cover the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious matters of the relevant practice area. They have proven significant experience and have provided very good and proactive advice several times in the past.’

‘Very knowledgeable in legal and business aspects of the relevant matters. Always available. Price sensitive.’

Key clients



Work highlights

  • Provided ongoing advice to a corporate client specialising in digital infrastructure aiming to expand its business in the Greek market, on the potential acquisition of a real estate property.
  • Represented METKA as the preferred bidder in litigation before the Council of State to challenge the tender award that ERGOSE announced for the construction of the Kiato-Rododafni railway.
  • Retained by the Greek State during 2011-2015 to assist the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF / TAIPED) with the privatisation of Greece’s real estate properties.

Greece > Commercial, corporate and M&A

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
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
Real Estate Vassilios Moussas
Real Estate Loukia Papachatzi
Insolvency and restructuring Maria Malikouti
Projects and energy Nikos Moussas
Projects and energy Maria Malikouti
Administrative and tax Vassilios Moussas
Administrative and tax Loukia Papachatzi
Public procurement Georgia Patsoudi
Employment Vassilios Moussas
Employment Nikos Sakkas
EU and competition Charalampos Kondis
Intellectual property Maria Malikouti
Corporate and M&A/commercial Georgia Patsoudi
Number of lawyers : 14
Athens Bar Association
International Bar Association
Transatlantic Law International
Contact : Nicholas Moussas