Welcome

POTAMITISVEKRIS is a broad commercial law practice based in Athens and operating across South- East Europe.

We are currently one of the largest firms in Greece, with a significant market presence and recognised for our expertise in the areas we practice. The firm, based on the twin pillars of advisory and dispute resolution work, is broadly recognised for its excellence in a number of practice areas and industries each headed by some of Greece’s most prominent legal practitioners.

Combining an international outlook with in depth local knowledge and legal learning with a commitment to problem solving, POTAMITISVEKRIS reflects its principals’ ambitions to bring the provision of legal services in Greece to a new level of competence, quality of service and integrity.

State Aid

Dimitris Loukas and team advised the Hellenic Republic Asset Management Fund in relation to state aid issues possibly arising in the context of a tendering procedure for a concession award.

Abuse of Dominant Position

Dimitris Loukas and team advised a Greek telecommunications provider in ongoing proceedings before the Hellenic Telecommunications & Post Commission in relation to a case of alleged abuse of dominant position by way of margin squeeze against two other telecommunications providers.

Energy Sector Financing

George Bersis and team acted as counsel as to Greek law to a leading company in the oil and petrochemical sector, with respect to the guarantee of approximately €350 million senior notes issued by its UK based affiliate listed on the Irish Stock Exchange and the issuance of an intragroup bond loan of an equal amount.
“The partners we have worked with have had a very good grip on the sectors referenced, resolving difficult issues, surpassing our requirements”
IFLR 1000 2017