Mrs Catherine Karatzas > Karatzas & Partners > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

Karatzas & Partners
The Orbit-5th floor
115 Kifissias Ave
115 24 Athens

Work Department

Banking & Finance
Corporate / Commercial


Managing Partner


She specialises in corporate and banking law. Acted as counsel to major Greek or international clients in the areas of capital markets, banking and M&A. Worked on almost all the pivotal banking and corporate transactions in Greece. She was awarded the pan-European award in the category of financial regulation in the International Financial Law Review Europe Women in Business Law awards in 2015. Associate with Shearman & Sterling in New York (1988-1992), she has been with Karatzas & Partners since 1992 and she became Managing Partner in 1996.


She speaks fluently Greek, English and French and has a working knowledge of Italian and Spanish.


Member of  Athens and New York Bar Associations.


LLM, Columbia University , New York.