Our Profile

We are an awarded top tier law firm based in Athens, Greece. With a legacy originating back to 1930, we take pride in our local and international clientele, which includes leading Greek and international corporations, major investment and commercial banks and financiaI institutions.

We have had the privilege to assume ground breaking and high-profile cases and projects and have built strong expertise among others in M&A, Capital Markets, Public Procurement, Privatisations, Concessions and Public Private Partnerships, Corporate & Commercial Law, Retail, Energy, Aviation, EU, Antitrust/Competition and State Αid, Tax, Banking & Finance, Employment & Immigration, Project Finance, Arbitration, Litigation and Mediation, Real Estate.

A team with international recognition

Our team consists of 50 innovative thinking legal professionals with outstanding academic education, diverse skills, awarded professional performance and a unique sense of client need understanding. Our work has been consistently recognised by the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, Global Competition Review (GCR).

Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the Chambers Europe Awards 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the prestigious Chambers Europe Awards 2024! This recognition is a testament to our team’s hard work, dedication, and the strong standing we have in the legal market. The ceremony is set to take place on Thursday, 25 April at→

Koutalidis Law Firm Spearheads Landmark Acquisition and IPO: A New Era for Athens International Airport and Greek Capital Markets

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm acted as Greek legal counsel to AviAlliance GmbH, member of the PSP Investments, in the significant acquisition of a controlling stake of just over 50% in Athens International Airport S.A. (AIA), the main gateway for tourism in Greece. The acquisition took→

Koutalidis Law Firm Announces Completion of Acquisition Deal: Macquarie Asset Management Acquires 50% Stake in Enel Green Power Hellas

Koutalidis Law Firm is pleased to announce the successful completion of a significant transaction involving Macquarie Asset Management (Macquarie) acquiring a 50% stake in Enel Green Power Hellas with an implied full enterprise value of approximately 980 million euros. The deal marks a notable investment in Greece’s renewable energy sector,→

Athina Xinopoulou has been elected as Assistant Professor of Civil Law

We are happy to share some wonderful news from our team! Our Athina Xinopoulou has been elected as Assistant Professor of Civil Law at the Faculty of Law of the Democritus University of Thrace – (D.U.Th.). This appointment is a testament to Athina’s dedication, expertise, and significant contributions to the field of civil→

Yiannis Kantas participated in the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Public Contracts

Yiannis Kantas, our public procurement practice partner, has participated as a speaker in the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Public Contracts, focusing on the modification of public contracts during their term, a topic of great relevance and importance in today’s legal landscape, Yannis provided detailed insight on the boundaries set to→

Koutalidis Law Firm Advises on Landmark Offering of National Bank of Greece Shares

Koutalidis Law Firm is delighted to announce that it has acted as Greek Legal Counsel, alongside Milbank as International Counsel, to (a) J.P. Morgan SE, Goldman Sachs Bank Europe SE, Morgan Stanley Europe SE and UBS Europe SE in their capacity as Joint Global Coordinators & (b) BofA Securities Europe→

Koutalidis Law Firm advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with UniCredit

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with UniCredit for the creation of a strategic partnership in Greece and Romania.  This strategic partnership entails the Merger of Romanian subsidiaries and creation of third largest bank in Romania by total assets, with Alpha Bank→

Koutalidis Law Firm advised DFC

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) on its financing agreement for a $125 million loan to ONEX Elefsis Shipyards and Industries (ONEX) to rehabilitate and modernize the Elefsina shipyard.   DFC financing will help create a strategically critical maritime and energy→

Koutalidis Law Firm to participate in CEO Initiative Forum 2023

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to announce the participation of our Managing Partner, Nikos Koritsas, in the CEO Initiative Forum 2023, taking place on Thursday, November 9, 2023, at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens, Greece. This year’s forum revolves around the crucial theme of “How to Shape a New→

Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the Chambers Europe Awards 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the prestigious Chambers Europe Awards 2024! This recognition is a testament to our team’s hard work, dedication, and the strong standing we have in the legal market. The ceremony is set to take place on Thursday, 25 April at→

Koutalidis Law Firm Spearheads Landmark Acquisition and IPO: A New Era for Athens International Airport and Greek Capital Markets

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm acted as Greek legal counsel to AviAlliance GmbH, member of the PSP Investments, in the significant acquisition of a controlling stake of just over 50% in Athens International Airport S.A. (AIA), the main gateway for tourism in Greece. The acquisition took→

Koutalidis Law Firm Announces Completion of Acquisition Deal: Macquarie Asset Management Acquires 50% Stake in Enel Green Power Hellas

Koutalidis Law Firm is pleased to announce the successful completion of a significant transaction involving Macquarie Asset Management (Macquarie) acquiring a 50% stake in Enel Green Power Hellas with an implied full enterprise value of approximately 980 million euros. The deal marks a notable investment in Greece’s renewable energy sector,→

Athina Xinopoulou has been elected as Assistant Professor of Civil Law

We are happy to share some wonderful news from our team! Our Athina Xinopoulou has been elected as Assistant Professor of Civil Law at the Faculty of Law of the Democritus University of Thrace – (D.U.Th.). This appointment is a testament to Athina’s dedication, expertise, and significant contributions to the field of civil→

Yiannis Kantas participated in the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Public Contracts

Yiannis Kantas, our public procurement practice partner, has participated as a speaker in the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Public Contracts, focusing on the modification of public contracts during their term, a topic of great relevance and importance in today’s legal landscape, Yannis provided detailed insight on the boundaries set to→

Koutalidis Law Firm Advises on Landmark Offering of National Bank of Greece Shares

Koutalidis Law Firm is delighted to announce that it has acted as Greek Legal Counsel, alongside Milbank as International Counsel, to (a) J.P. Morgan SE, Goldman Sachs Bank Europe SE, Morgan Stanley Europe SE and UBS Europe SE in their capacity as Joint Global Coordinators & (b) BofA Securities Europe→

Koutalidis Law Firm advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with UniCredit

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with UniCredit for the creation of a strategic partnership in Greece and Romania.  This strategic partnership entails the Merger of Romanian subsidiaries and creation of third largest bank in Romania by total assets, with Alpha Bank→

Koutalidis Law Firm advised DFC

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) on its financing agreement for a $125 million loan to ONEX Elefsis Shipyards and Industries (ONEX) to rehabilitate and modernize the Elefsina shipyard.   DFC financing will help create a strategically critical maritime and energy→

Koutalidis Law Firm to participate in CEO Initiative Forum 2023

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to announce the participation of our Managing Partner, Nikos Koritsas, in the CEO Initiative Forum 2023, taking place on Thursday, November 9, 2023, at the Grande Bretagne Hotel in Athens, Greece. This year’s forum revolves around the crucial theme of “How to Shape a New→

Koutalidis Law Firm advised Alpha Bank S.A.

Koutalidis Law Firm advised Alpha Bank S.A. on its successful issuance of €400million Senior Preferred→

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Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the Chambers Europe Awards 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm has been shortlisted for the prestigious Chambers Europe→

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Koutalidis Law Firm Spearheads Landmark Acquisition and IPO: A New Era for Athens International Airport and Greek Capital Markets

We are thrilled to announce that Koutalidis Law Firm acted as Greek legal counsel to→

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Koutalidis Law Firm Announces Completion of Acquisition Deal: Macquarie Asset Management Acquires 50% Stake in Enel Green Power Hellas

Koutalidis Law Firm is pleased to announce the successful completion of a significant transaction involving→

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Athina Xinopoulou has been elected as Assistant Professor of Civil Law

We are happy to share some wonderful news from our team! Our Athina Xinopoulou has been elected→

Read More
Yiannis Kantas participated in the 3rd Panhellenic Conference on Public Contracts

Yiannis Kantas, our public procurement practice partner, has participated as a speaker in the 3rd→

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Koutalidis Law Firm Advises on Landmark Offering of National Bank of Greece Shares

Koutalidis Law Firm is delighted to announce that it has acted as Greek Legal Counsel,→

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Koutalidis Law Firm advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with UniCredit

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised Alpha Bank on its landmark deal with→

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Koutalidis Law Firm advised DFC

Koutalidis Law Firm is proud to have advised the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)→

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Koutalidis Law FIrm Legal 500 Top Tier Firm
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IFLR1000 TOP TIER
ITR AWARDS 2021 WINNER TAX FIRM OF THE YEAR
Koutalidis Law Firm IFLR 1000 Top Tier Firm 31st Edition
Koutalidis Law Firm IFLR Awards 2021 Europe
ITR TAX FIRM OF THE YEAR 2021

“This is a team with a unique approach to its clients, as they take the approach of a business partner.
Strong commitment and high levels of delivery”
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