Mr George Mylonogiannis > Fortsakis, Diakopoulos, Mylonogiannis & Associates Law Firm > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

Fortsakis, Diakopoulos, Mylonogiannis & Associates Law Firm
38, MITROPOLEOS STREET
105 63 Athens
Greece

Work Department

George is one of the founding partners of the Firm

Position

He head the Firm’s Dispute Resolution and Investments & Development Projects practice

Career

George’s practice focuses on commercial law, tax law, EU law, public contracts and arbitration. In the field of public contracts, George advises and represents Greek and international clients in negotiations of contracts, as well as in litigations and arbitration.
George served as Legal Advisor to the Prime Minister from September 2019 until December 2020.

Prior to joining the firm, George worked:
in the Institute of Economic and Industrial Research – IOBE (1987 – 1988);
as an Advisor to the General Manager of the Greek Telecommunications Organization (OTE) (1989-1990);
as an Investment advisor to the Prime Minister of Greece (1990-1993);
as Legal Counsel of the Airbus Group (former EADS) in Greece (1997-2005)

Languages

George speaks fluently English and French

Memberships

Athens Bar Association

Education

1992: National & Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Law – Law Degree (Ptychion)
1988: National & Kapodistrian University of Athens – School of Economics

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Fortsakis, Diakopoulos, Mylonogiannis & Associates Law Firm has ‘exceptional knowledge‘ of the Greek corporate and M&A market, advising on acquisitions, restructurings and privatisations. Founding partner Dimitris Diakopoulos is experienced in M&A, privatisations and investment projects, including transactions with a cross-border element, with a practice spanning the aerospace, high-tech, energy and telecoms sectors. He co-heads the practice with George Mylonogiannis, who focuses on tax and commercial disputes. Counsel Grigoris Livieratos is also noted for his expertise in company and antitrust law.