News & Events

EODID Athens Vis Pre Moot 2020

We have contributed to the EODID Athens Vis Pre Moot for the preparation of the 2020 Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. On Sunday, 16th February 2020, we hosted in our premises, 8 teams from 7 different countries!
POTAMITISVEKRIS supports law students with a passion for International Arbitration!

Special thanks to PV_arbitrators: Theodora Souma, George L. Martsekis, Erriketi Tla nta Silva, Evangelia Natsi, Dimitra Georgopoulou, Vasia Dritsa

We support the Startup Competition

POTAMITISVEKRIS supports as Strategic Partner for a sixth consecutive year the Startup Competition organized by MIT Enterprise Forum Greece. Our associate Eirini Zaglanika delivered the workshop “Legal matters for startups”, which focused on the importance of IPRs for startups in the field of technology and provided useful advice in connection with the maintenance and protection of IPRs. Good luck to all the participants!

We’ve been shortlisted for the 2020 Chambers Europe Awards!

We are delighted to announce that POTAMITISVEKRIS has been shortlisted for the renowned Chambers Europe Awards 2020 as “Greece Law Firm of the Year”.
The 4 nominees who have been shortlisted along with POTAMITISVEKRIS are: Bernitsa Law, Karatzas & Partners, Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm, and Lambadarios Law firm. We would like to congratulate all of them for this achievement.
Winners will be announced at the 2020 Chambers Europe Awards ceremony in April.

Speech on “Mechanism for determination of tax residence according to Income Tax Code and OECD Model Tax Convention ”

Aspasia Malliou , Partner and Head of Tax practice, participated as a speaker at the two-day conference about “Current Tax & Social Security Law Issues – Development & Perspectives”.
Aspasia joined the 2nd panel “International- European Tax law” on the 25th of January and delivered a speech on “Mechanism for determination of tax residence according to Income Tax Code and OECD Model Tax Convention ”.

The conference was co-organised by eThemis and the Athens University of Economics and Business.
View the agenda & photos here

Cross-border cooperation

We are happy to announce our collaboration with Avraham Lalum and Co. law firm of Israel. Our new partner is one of Israel’s leading law firms, with specialisation in complex real estate deals.
With this collaboration we intend to create innovative transactions and delivering greater value to our clients & partners!

Find more about our international partner here: https://lalumlaw.co.il/

Newsweek Interview with Managing Partner Stathis Potamitis

Read the interview of Stathis Potamitis to Newsweek 2020 edition. Our Managing Partner contributed to the Greek report by analyzing the legislative reform in Greece and describing POTAMITISVEKRIS’ perspective on this issue.

Follow the link to read up on our contribution (see page 17/28):

POTAMITISVEKRIS at the 3rd Scientific Conference: “Greek online gambling and sports betting”

Last week, POTAMITISVEKRIS Associate Ioanna Alexopoulou attended the 3rd scientific conference “Greek online gambling and sports betting”, organized at Athens Chamber of Commerce under the auspices of University of Peloponnese. Ioanna spoke at the event about the recent changes regarding the regulatory framework of online gambling market in Greece, including the online gambling license authorization procedure and the antimoney laundering applicable provisions. We want to thank all organizers and qualified participants for their valuable contribution. Link

NPL Investing & Servicing Summit | Highlights video

Throwback to the fantastic NPL Investing & Servicing Summit 2019! We are very happy to present this post-event video to look back on the great moments we had. Thanks to all speakers and attendees we met there! Watch it here .

NAVIGATOR SHIPPING DECISION MAKERS FORUM

The 19th NAVIGATOR SHIPPING DECISION MAKERS FORUM took place on Friday, November 29 at the“ Lighthouse ”of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. Olga Bezantakou participated as a speaker on the first panel which was dedicated to “Smart Shipping” analyzing the legal challenges of autonomous and unmanned vessels.

The Press Release of the event can be found here!