Mr Demetrios Christou > Thomson Geer > Adelaide, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Thomson Geer
LEVEL 7, 19 GOUGER STREET
ADELAIDE SA 5000
Australia

Work Department

Telecommunications & Technology

Position

Partner

Career

Demetrios Christou is a corporate and technology lawyer specialising in technology, telecommunications, outsourcing, cyber security and privacy.

He advises clients on complex contractual arrangements, including major procurement contracts, cloud service agreements, smart grid deployments, infrastructure access arrangements and reseller, supply and logistics arrangements. He also advises his clients on associated regulatory issues in relation to infrastructure access arrangements and telecommunications infrastructure deployments.

Demetrios advises clients across a variety of industries spanning defence, telecommunications, technology, and supply chain management with his clients including government agencies and domestic and international technology suppliers.

Demetrios also advises clients on a broad range of corporate matters including corporate governance, domestic and cross border mergers and acquisitions, corporate structures and shareholder arrangements.

Demetrios draws on his broad experience to provide strategic, practical and effective legal advice to clients.

Memberships

  • New South Wales Society for Computers and the Law
  • CAMLA

Education

Master of Laws, Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science

Lawyer Rankings

Australia > IT and telecoms

Thomson Geer has significant experience acting on high-profile defence and government projects and procurements. Additionally, the team acts for utilities and suppliers selling to utilities, major international IT suppliers, large Australia-based technology customers and telcos. Mark Feetham is head of the group in Sydney, with substantial experience advising on IT and telecoms projects, as well as complex procurements in the defence sector. Demetrios Christou is based in Adelaide and advises on contractual arrangements, whilst Andrew Chalet, who joined the team in Melbourne from Russell Kennedy in October 2020, has expertise in technology transactions.