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Vassiliki Salaka

Tel:
Work +30 210 3713600
Email:
Karatzas & Partners

Work Department

Corporate / Commercial 
Real Estate
Restructuring / Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

She practices commercial law, including M&As, insurance and real estate. Additionally, a great proportion of her practice is taken up by commercial litigation, with special emphasis on insolvency proceedings. She has been with Karatzas & Partners since 2000 and became a Partner in 2004.

Languages

Apart from Greek, she speaks English and French fluently and has a working knowledge of German.

Member

Member of the Athens Bar Association and of the Hellenic Commercial Lawyers Association.

Education

She has a DEA (LLM) from Paris I-Sorbonne.


Greece

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Karatzas & Partners 'provides exceptional service' at the cutting edge of real estate law, often on behalf of investment funds, banks, and major investors and developers. Recently it advised Lamda Development on acquiring a 50% stake in Lamda Olympia Village, owner of the Mall Athens, from Irere Property Investments Luxembourg. The firm is also highly experienced in REICs, and advises NBG Pangaea REIC and Grivalia REIC. Vassiliki Salaka leads the group, which also includes the highly-respected Christina Faitakis.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Karatzas & Partners¬†is one of Greece's market leaders for complex restructurings, both for creditors and debtors. Recently, the firm advised the lenders on the restructuring of the Corinth-Tripoli-Kalamata-Sparti Highway concessionaire's debt. It also advised the senior bondholders on Frigoglass's restructuring. On the non-performing loans side, the team advised Bain Capital Credit on purchasing corporate credit exposures secured with ‚ā¨1.95bn of real estate collateral.¬†Vassiliki Salaka's team also benefits from the expertise of¬†Alexandros Metallinos¬†and¬†Christina Faitakis.

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