Panos Pourgourides > Hill Dickinson LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hill Dickinson LLP
THE BROADGATE TOWER
20 PRIMROSE STREET
LONDON
EC2A 2EW
England

Work Department

Marine.

Position

Originally engaged in both contentious and non-contentious work in the commercial shipping sector, but has since focused on yacht work for most of his career. Extensive experience acting for yacht owners and almost all of the major banks involved in the provision of finance for new build projects and second-hand yachts. Also advises on the negotiation of construction agreements, sale and purchase work and other yacht-related regulatory issues.

Career

Trained Richards Butler, qualified 1996, solicitor 1996-2000; solicitor Stephenson Harwood 2000-03; joined Hill Dickinson 2003, partner 2007.

Languages

Fluent speaker of Greek.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > Transport finance and leasing

Under the guidance of the ‘extremely knowledgeable’ Roderick Palmer, Hill Dickinson LLP has cultivated a solid offering among lenders and borrowers in the commercial shipping and offshore sector, as well as fielding a growing aviation offering. The firm is also recognised as a ‘true industry leader’ in the yachting space, an area in which Panos Pourgourides – who co-heads the team with Palmer – has a thriving practice for both banks and ultra-high-net-worth-individuals seeking to finance their acquisitions of super yachts.