Firm Profile > Norton Rose Fulbright > Athens , Greece
Norton Rose Fulbright Offices
BUILDING K1, 1 PALEA LEOFOROS POSIDONOS & 3 MORAITINI STREET
175 01 DELTA PALAIO FALIRO
Norton Rose Fulbright > The Legal 500 Rankings
Norton Rose Fulbright's 'very constructive' team of banking lawyers is 'always available to respond, support and provide for clients on complex matters', and its 'vast experience across the market gives it in-depth knowledge of market developments'. Clients also appreciate that the team's 'experience and know-how doesn't lie with one partner, but is evident across their staff'. The, which is led by Dimitri Sofianopoulos, handles English and Greek law advice to both borrowers and bankers. Other key names include Yianni Cheilas and Vassilis Koroxenidis.
Energy Tier 1
Norton Rose Fulbright has 'vast experience in the sector and an ability to follow up all developments'. Clients also appreciate the team's 'outstanding due diligence work' and how it 'proactively informs clients on legal developments not yet on their radars'. Practice head Dimitris Assimakis is 'acknowledged in the market as one of the best for energy project finance'. The firm is especially noted for its advice to lenders.
Projects and privatisation Tier 1
Norton Rose Fulbright is 'always up to date and ready to drive our focus on what really matters', and is credited for its 'outstanding skills in managing the process'. In the past year the firm has been involved in several major renewables deals. Dimitris Assimakis is 'great value', while Vassilis Koroxenidis and Elena Tsohou are both leading players in the market.
Restructuring and insolvency Tier 1
Shipping finance Tier 1
Shipping litigation Tier 1
Norton Rose Fulbright has a 'down to earth' and 'friendly' team, which is praised for its 'quick responses'. Esteemed partner John Liberopoulos leads the group, which handles the full range of matters, including admiralty claims, charterparty and shipbuilding disputes.
Norton Rose Fulbright is rare among Athens-based international firms, in that it extends beyond the maritime sector and is a significant player on the corporate scene, advising on English and Greek law. Elena Tsohou heads the highly-respected team, which includes energy expert Dimitris Assimakis, Vassilis Koroxenidis, and managing partner Dimitri Sofianopoulos. Energy is one particularly strong sector.
Real estate and construction Tier 2
Norton Rose Fulbright 'differs from its peers with its exceptional due diligence capacity' while bringing the benefit of 'an internationally established legal firm'. Elena Tsohou heads the high-quality team.
Norton Rose Fulbright > Firm Profile
The firm: Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. It provides the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. It has more than 4,000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East.
Areas of practice: Recognised for its industry focus, the firm is strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through its global risk advisory group, it leverages its industry experience with its knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide its clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.
Wherever the firm is, it operates in accordance with its global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. It aims to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of its offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.
Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps co-ordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. For more information, see nortonrosefulbright.com/legal-notices.
|Financial institutions||James Bateson|
|Infrastructure, mining and commodities||Dirk Trautmann|
|Technology and innovation||Sean Murphy|
|Life sciences and healthcare||Huw Evans|
Staff FiguresNumber of partners (worldwide) : 1,200+ Number of other fee-earners (worldwide) : 3,000+ Total staff : 7,500+
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