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Nikos Christoforidis

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Zepos & Yannopoulos

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Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Commercial, Intellectual Property

Position

Nikos Christoforidis is a partner of our corporate commercial practice focusing in dispute resolution, real estate and commercial law. He was admitted to the Thessaloniki Bar in 1985 and joined our firm in 2006.

Nikos is admitted before the Greek Supreme Court, heads the firm’s Dispute Resolution practice and has extensive experience in representing international clients before Greek courts on real estate, intellectual property, unfair competition, agency and distribution agreements, product liability, tort and debt collection cases. He also regularly advises international and domestic clients on local and international business transactions, including real estate issues, commercial cooperation agreements and commercial lease agreements.

Languages

Greek, English and French

Education

University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (LL.B.) University of Thessaloniki (LL.M. in Criminal Law, 1985)


Greece

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Zepos & Yannopoulos offers 'great expertise' in domestic and cross-border disputes. The firm is particularly noted for tax litigation, but is also popular for broader commercial disputes across a range of industries. Recently it advised Johnson Controls on a €15m cross-border dispute with former agents and distributors. The firm also successfully represented Philips in a €13m dispute with a previous distributor of its Avent brand. Nikos Christoforidis and Constantine Sarantis  jointly lead the team.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Zepos & Yannopoulos is especially strong in contentious IP work, thanks to the expertise of disputes partner and practice head Nikos Christoforidis. The firm has been representing Spirits International on the Greek aspects of a global trade mark dispute regarding control of the Stolichnaya and Moskovskaya vodka brands.

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Zepos & Yannopoulos

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