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Work +30 210 696 7000
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www.zeya.com

Sonia Melegou

Tel:
Work +30 210 6967000
Email:
Web:
www.zeya.com
Zepos & Yannopoulos

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Corporate, Commercial, Trademark Law, Mediation

Position

Sonia Melegou is a partner of our corporate commercial practice. She was admitted to the Athens Bar in 2000 and joined our firm in 2001. Sonia is also a CEDR Accredited Mediator and one of the first 50 mediators accredited by the Greek Ministry of Justice.

Sonia specializes in dispute resolution, real estate, intellectual property and corporate law. She regularly advises international and domestic clients with regard to real estate matters such as the purchase and sale of properties, commercial and residential lease agreements, and sale and lease back arrangements. She has also significant experience in the due diligence of real estate portfolios and regularly advises clients with respect to all issues pertaining to the lawful transfer of title. She also has extensive experience in negotiating and drafting commercial lease agreements.  Sonia represents clients on a regular basis before the First Instance Court and the Court of Appeals with respect to disputes arising from trademark infringement, unfair competition, breach of contract, recovery of debts and claims and tort. She works with multinational clients active in the luxury goods business regarding trademark infringement matters and anti-counterfeiting strategies.

Languages

Greek and English

Education

University of Athens, Faculty of Law (LL.B 1998) ALBA Graduate Business School (MSc in Business Studies for Law Practitioners, 2000)


Greece

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Zepos & Yannopoulos advises a mix of international investors, developers, and financial institutions on all manner of real estate matters. The team recently advised Thomas Cook on the restructuring of its Greek hotel business, including the transfer of assets to a fund structure in a joint venture with LMEY. It also assisted Anima Real Estate with its acquisition of a condominium development project in Costa Navarino. Sonia Melegou and Marina Allamani jointly lead the team. Taxation issues affecting the industry are another area of expertise.

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