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Aris Papaspyridis

Tel:
Work +30 210 677 7277
Email:
AP Legal

Work Department

Corporate and commercial, TMT, Real estate and Construction, M&A

Position

Managing Partner, head of Real Estate and Construction Group and co head of the TMT, Corporate & Commercial and M&A Groups of the law firm. He advises local and international corporate customers in all aspects of corporate law. Expert in legal & regulatory framework in TMT, and Real Estate & Construction Sectors. Qualified lawyer in the Athens Bar Association and qualified solicitor in the Roll of Solicitors of England & Wales.

Career

Solicitor Herbert Smith LLP –London (1998-1999); Legal & Regulatory Affairs Counsel, Starcom Telecommunications- Athens Greece (1999-2002); Legal & Regulatory Affairs Counsel, Tellas Telecommunications SA – Athens Greece, (2002-2008); Chief Legal Counsel BCI Renewable Energy SA –Greece(2008-2009) AP Legal Law Firm – Managing Partner since 2010

Languages

English, French

Member

Athens Bar Association, London Bar Association

Education

Athens Bar Association (1996) , London Bar Association (1998) M.Sc. Business Studies, ALBA, Athens Greece (2000) College of Law, London UK (1998) L.L.M., The University of Edinburgh, Scotland (1997) L.L.B., Democritus University of Thrace, Greece (1993) Athens College High School (1988)


Greece

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

AP Legal has developed a strong reputation advising corporate clients across a range of industries, including TMT. Lead partners Alexandra Argyropoulou and Aris Papaspyridis bring 'the perfect mix of skills to support the needs of their customers at any time and at very short notice'. Recently the team advised FMC Corporation on the Greek aspects of its acquisition of a subsidiary of DuPont. Other clients include Marsh, Banca IMI and Kerzner International Resorts.

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TMT

Within: TMT

AP Legal is extremely popular with clients, who consider it a 'top law firm in the TMT sector due to its profound knowledge, experience and international exposure'. Founding partners Alexandra Argyropoulou and Aris Papaspyridis are 'highly experienced and respected professionals' who, 'from litigation cases, to M&A deals and commercial agreements, are always there for clients'. The firm has been advising WIND Telecoms on numerous disputes, including a €6m claim linked to the termination of a franchise agreement. Other clients include Telecom Italia Sparkle, Pierre Fabre and Neurosoft.

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