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Nikolinakos & Partners Law Firm
182 MESOGEION AVENUE
15561 ATHENS
Greece

Work Department

TMT, Digital Business, Data Protection, Administrative Law, Litgation

Position

Partner – Head of the Administrative Law & Public Procurement Practice

Career

Alexis Spyropoulos is a TMT Regulatory, Administrative Law and Public Procurement Legal Counsel.  He acted from 2007 to 2015 as Head of the Legal Department of the Hellenic Telecommunications & Postal Regulatory Commission (EETT) handling numerous complaints, actions and infringement proceedings. 

Alexis has a unique litigation expertise in representing undertakings and Government bodies in all kinds of proceedings (including data protection issues) before administrative courts and regulatory authorities (such as the DPA – Data Protection Authority of Greece). He has extensive (20 years) experience in the fields of TMT, Administrative Law, Data Protection & Administrative law.

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships

Member of the Athens Bar Association

Education

– Law Degree, University of Athens, Scholl of Law
– LL.M. in Commercial law, Intellectual Property Law, Insurance Law & Competition Law (LL.M) at the University of Sheffield, U.K.

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > EU and competition

(Next Generation Partners)

Alexis SpyropoulosNikolinakos & Partners Law Firm

A ‘prominent competition law practice’, Nikolinakos & Partners Law Firm stands out for its strength in antitrust litigation, merger control and cartel investigations. A key differentiator for the group is its sector-specific focus on technology, telecoms, electronic communications and pharmaceuticals, as well as its experience in competition matters with IP elements. Managing partner Nikos Nikolinakos is a ‘top-class practitioner for competition law matters’, while Alexis Spyropoulos is noted for his expertise in merger control and state aid. Other strengths include agency litigation and data protection cases.

Greece > TMT

(Leading individuals)

Alexis SpyropoulosNikolinakos & Partners Law Firm

A TMT practice with ‘top talent, deep sector-specific expertise and vast experience’, Nikolinakos & Partners Law Firm caters to an enviable client roster which includes name such as Facebook, BT, AT&T, Spotify and Sony Interactive Entertainment. Its key fields of work include regulatory, competition, data protection, administrative and IP matters, as well as disputes, with clients also highlighting the team’s strength in emerging digital technologies. Nikos Nikolinakos , described as ‘the leading legal expert in the TMT area in Greece‘, is a ‘standout figure in the field of telecoms and technology law’; he jointly leads the team with the ‘outstandingDina Kouvelou. Alexis Spyropoulos is the other key name and is noted for his ‘extensive knowledge of telecoms regulation‘.

Greece > Dispute resolution

Hailed as ‘leaders in technology-related and competition litigation‘ and ‘at the very top of agency dispute practices‘, Nikolinakos & Partners Law Firm fields a ‘committed and creative team of litigators. The department is jointly headed by managing partner Nikos Nikolinakos, who focuses on TMT and competition litigation; Dina Kouvelou, who is an expert in competition, TMT and agency disputes; and Alexis Spyropoulos, who is ‘vastly experienced’ in litigation before the administrative courts. Among other standout developments over the past 12 months, the team notably added Airbnb and Facebook to its already formidable client roster.

Comparative Guides

Greece: Competition Litigation July 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Competition Litigation laws and regulations that may occur in Greece.
Greece: Technology July 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Technology laws and regulations that may occur in Greece.