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Evi Tsilou

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Papapolitis & Papapolitis

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Banking, Finance & Capital Markets; Corporate and M&A


Evi’s expertise lies in advising on the structuring, negotiation, documentation and implementation of complex cross-border and local capital markets, banking, finance and corporate transactions. She has extensive experience in advising on IPOs and SPOs by companies listed on the Athens Exchange, as well as on combined offerings, private placements and tender offers. Her substantial equity and debt finance practice encompasses all types of capital raisings, including bond and convertible bond issues, securities transactions of all types, as well as shareholders and related agreements. Evi has led numerous due diligence reviews on a corporate and group level and acted in a significant number of M&As, group restructurings and joint ventures, as well as acquisitions of business activities. She advises listed companies and financial and credit institutions in their international and local projects, day-to-day operations and regulatory compliance.


1997 Athens Bar; 2002 Court of Appeals; 2009 Supreme Court of Greece;2015 Partner, Papapolitis & Papapolitis; 2014 Counsel, Papapolitis & Papapolitis; 2005 Senior Associate, Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm (KG Law Firm); 1999 Supervising Senior Lawyer, C. Papacostopoulos & Associates Law Firm, KPMG.


English; German; Greek.


King’s College London Alumni Association; Association of Greek Commercial Lawyers.


LLM in Commercial Law (Merit), National and Kapodistrian University of Athens; LLM in Business Law (Merit), University of London, King’s College London; LLB (Merit), National and Kapodistrian University of Athens; Graduate Programme in Tax Law, Athens University of Economic and Business (ASOE).


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Papapolitis & Papapolitis is popular with investment funds and international law firms for M&A, including private equity deals. The firm advised Fortress Investment Group on its purchase of a gigawatt of wind farms from the Libra Group. Another highlight was advising Castlelake on its investment in Invel Real Estate Partners, indirectly giving it a majority stake in NBG Pangaea, Greece's largest listed real estate investment company. Managing partner Nicholas Papapolitis shares leadership of the team with Evi Tsilou.

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