Maira Galani > Watson Farley & Williams – Greek Branch > Athens, Greece > Lawyer Profile
Watson Farley & Williams – Greek Branch Offices
5th Floor, Building B
348, Leof. Andrea Siggrou
Athina 176 74
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SENIOR ASSOCIATE IN THE FINANCE GROUP
Maira specialises in project and structured finance, mergers and acquisitions and regulations within in the energy sector.
She has extensive experience in the Greek energy market and related regulations, environmental law and land rights, as well as advising on corporate structures and corporate governance, employment law and insurance law.
Since joining the firm in 2007, she has worked on numerous complex share sale and acquisition transactions in the Greek energy and infrastructure sectors, as well as in privatisations.
Maira is recognised as a rising star in Energy by Legal 500 EMEA and is described as ‘insightful and meticulous’, with ‘a very good knowledge of the energy legislative and regulatory framework’ by one of the largest legal publications.
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Watson Farley & Williams – Greek Branch has a sizeable team dedicated to handling energy matters, with experience of PV projects relating to energy support scheme auctions and the negotiation of joint ventures and funding agreements. The practice is led by Virginia Murray, who acts for clients such as EDF Energies Nouvelles, Terna Energy and National Bank of Greece. Senior associate Maira Galani is also noted for her strength in project finance, M&A and regulatory issues in the energy sector.