Firm Profile > Iason Skouzos & Partners > Athens, Greece

Iason Skouzos & Partners
10672 ATHENS

Employment Tier 2

Iason Skouzos & Partners is noted for its 'professionalism, attention to detail and handling of cases in a timely manner'. The practice is well-regarded for both contentious and non-contentious matters.  Theodoros Skouzos shows  a 'deep understanding of the issues and a vast knowledge of the laws and regulations'. Clients also rate associate Constantinos Apostolakis and the 'responsible, knowledgeable and pragmatic' senior associate Georgia Tsoulou.

Tax Tier 2

The 'extremely knowledgeable' team at Iason Skouzos & Partners is credited for its 'excellent accounting and tax knowledge' and for 'taking a personalized approach, regardless of the size of the client'. Recently, the firm has been advising Nokia, which has over 1,100 employees in Greece, on its R&D tax incentives. The firm is also strong on the litigation front, having represented businesses and private clients on major tax disputes. The 'very clever and pragmaticTheodoros Skouzos is an 'expert in his field'.

The firm: Iason Skouzos & Partners was established by Iason Skouzos in Athens in 1971 as a purely tax law firm. During the last decade, it has developed into a multidisciplinary commercial and tax law firm, while it retained the status as one of the best in the field of taxation.

The relatively small size, combined with the experience and expertise of its lawyers provides to the firm the ability to handle legal matters with very satisfactory response time and competitive cost.

The firm has a particular specialization in international clientele. Its ability to understand both common law and continental legal systems enables it to better communicate to its international clients the particularities of Greek business, tax and legal environment.

The firm’s lawyers and administrative staff are up to date with the developments in their fields of expertise by attending professional seminars and conferences in Greece and globally. The individual lawyers of the firm retain a good level of specialization but are always encouraged to participate in cases of different disciplines in order to acquire a spherical mentality in their legal approach.

The firm’s office is equipped with the latest technological equipment, and the working environment offers first class working conditions for its lawyers and staff.

Whether it is a complicated commercial agreement, a business startup, a property tax matter, or a dispute in which Greek law is involved, the firm’s key philosophy is to approach it from a business angle. The methodology of the firm is to clearly identify the priorities of the client and then adopt the most economically sound tactic.

Iason Skouzos & Partners is member in various legal and tax associations in Greece and internationally and has contributed in many publications on tax, labor, M&A and real estate law.

Combining the expertise, experience and innovation required to deal with legal matters in the most efficient way, Iason Skouzos & Partners offers a very efficient commercial and tax law practice.

Types of work undertaken: Iason Skouzos & Partners offers a wide range of services regarding tax law, company law, commercial law, contract law, real estate, civil law, labor and immigration law, public procurement, mergers & acquisitions. The firm advises multinational companies including several leading international law firms and high net-worth individuals.

Department Name Email Telephone
Tax advisory & planning (all fields of taxation) Theodoros Skouzos 0030 210 3633243
Tax litigation (all fields of taxation)
Private client/expatriates tax advisory
Company formation / business establishment
Corporate due diligence
Employment law advisory & litigation
Real estate transactions
Public procurement advisory & litigation
Commercial claims
Contract formation & negotiation
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Constantinos Apostolakis  photo Mr Constantinos Apostolakis
Ms Aikaterini Besini  photo Ms Aikaterini Besini
Ms Elena Ntafouli  photo Ms Elena Ntafouli
Mr Theodoros Skouzos  photo Mr Theodoros Skouzos
Ms Angeliki Stathopoulou  photo Ms Angeliki Stathopoulou
Ms Georgia Tsoulou  photo Ms Georgia Tsoulou
Mr Dionysis Xenos  photo Mr Dionysis Xenos
Number of lawyers : 8 + 2 (off counsel)
Trainees : 2
Administrative Staff : 3
Accounting : 2
English (fluent)
IBA (International Bar Association)
AmCham American Chamber of Commerce