Dr Aida Economou > VAINANIDIS ECONOMOU & ASSOCIATES LAW FIRM > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile

VAINANIDIS ECONOMOU & ASSOCIATES LAW FIRM
10 MOUROUZI STREET
10674 ATHENS
Greece
Aida Economou  photo

Position

Founder, Managing Partner

Career

Aida’s practice focuses on civil and commercial  litigation and all aspects of antitrust and competition law. She has represented international companies in commercial transactions, in investigations by the Hellenic Competition Commission and in dispute resolution. Her assignments have included representation of clients in the Hospitality, Pharmaceutical, Insurance, Industrial and Consumer Products’ sectors.  She has acted as lawyer of claimants and defendants in numerous cases before the Greek Courts and ICC Arbitration and has acquired insight into strategic behavior of both sides.

Aida represents the Firm in the “European Competition Lawyers Forum”, a group of leading practitioners in competition law from law firms across the European Union and is a regular contributor for Greece in the GCR edition of the “Getting the Deal Through -Merger Control” series.

She studied law in the University of Athens (LL.B., excellent mark) and in the University of London where she was awarded an LL.M. (mark of distinction). Her subjects were European Competition Law, Law of European Institutions, EEC Law and International Economic Law. From the University of London, she was awarded a Ph.D. for her thesis on “The Common Market in Insurance Services”.

Languages

Greek, English , French

Lawyer Rankings

Greece > EU and competition

Aida Economou is the key name at VAINANIDIS ECONOMOU & ASSOCIATES LAW FIRM. The firm’s caseload includes defending clients in investigations brought by the Competition Commission concerning horizontal and vertical arrangements, abuse of dominance cases and merger clearance, among other matters.