Mr Euripides Ioannou > PotamitisVekris Law Firm > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

PotamitisVekris Law Firm
106 74 ATHENS

Work Department

Banking, Project Finance, Energy, Capital Markets


Partner specialising in banking, project finance, and energy. Euripides has acted on a wide range of complex transactions including upstream oil and gas projects and acquisitions, and advised on financial service regulations. He has also advised on PPP and infrastructure projects, environmental matters, renewable energy projects, biofuels, geothermal energy and electricity trading.


English, French, Greek.


Athens Bar Association (1999).


University of Kent at Canterbury, LLM in International Commercial Law (1997)
University of Athens, LLB (1995).

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > Projects and privatisation

(Leading individuals)

Euripides IoannouPotamitisVekris Law Firm

PotamitisVekris Law Firm delivers ‘in-depth experience’ of energy-related projects and is also knowledgeable about infrastructure and construction schemes such as motorway, airport and marina concessions. Department head Euripides Ioannou is hailed for his expertise in complex matters, including PPPs, upstream oil and gas, and real estate development projects; his team is adept in supporting sponsors and lenders alike, with a client roster that encompasses major banks, the Hellenic Republic, oil majors and even flagship Chinese SoEs. George Bersis is acclaimed in the project financing space while associate Anthea Terlegas is an up-and-coming name, particularly in relation to PPP and energy projects.

Greece > Energy

(Hall of Fame)

Euripides IoannouPotamitisVekris Law Firm

The ‘focused and proactive’ energy department at PotamitisVekris Law Firm is headed by Euripides Ioannou, who is skilled in electricity, renewables and oil and gas-related regulation in addition to the acquisition and financing of energy assets and projects. His team is also highly regarded for PPP, upstream oil and gas matters, and transfer infrastructure concessions. Ioannou works closely with associate Dimitra Rachouti, who regularly advises on the structuring, development and acquisition of energy projects, primarily focusing on the renewables space. The team also specialises in environmental law, due diligence, and the transmission and distribution of electricity and natural gas.