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Papapolitis & Papapolitis

Firm Profile


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  • 5, Ventiri Street
  • 4th Floor
  • Athens
  • Athens
  • Greece
  • GR 11528

Firm profile submitted by Papapolitis & Papapolitis

Chairman: John Papapolitis
Managing Partners: Nicholas Papapolitis
Number of partners: 6
Number of lawyers: 22
Languages: English, French, German, Greek

Papapolitis & Papapolitis is a full service law firm with offices in Athens and London. Founded in 1898, we have supported clients through numerous business cycles and have developed long-term relationships that last generations of attorneys and business executives. We have built on the foundations of a long heritage intertwined with contemporary success.

With a deep understanding of our market and globally minded philosophy, Papapolitis & Papapolitis uniquely positioned to act for foreign investors and corporations looking to invest or establish themselves in Greece. Its track record of successfully advising governments, international and local banks, financial institutions, large corporates and state-owned entities, as well some of the world’s largest and most sophisticated financial investors, spans over 119 years. The firm has maintained a strong culture of leadership throughout the years and our partners, attorneys and alumni include international lawyers, law professors and prominent political figures, who have taken part in milestone developments in the Greek economy and political landscape.

- Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
- Corporate Governance & Compliance
- Competition & Anti-Trust
- Corporate & M&A
- Dispute Resolution
- Funds
- Energy
- Real & Estate
- Restructuring & Insolvency
- Tax


- Banking, Finance & Capital Markets
- Corporate & M&A
- Dispute Resolution
- Real & Estate

■ Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Nomura as underwriters counsel in the €1.16 Billion liability management exercise and equity offering from National Bank of Greece.
■ Acted for Fortress Investment Group in its acquisition of €150 Million of bond loan from Eurobank.
■ Acted for Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Citigroup as underwriters counsel in the €2.5 Billion equity offering from National Bank of Greece.
■ Acted for Värde Partners in its acquisition of 33% of Lamda Malls S.A.
■ Acted for Ticket Master/LiveNation Entertainment in its acquisition of the Ticket Hour Group
■ Acted for Lamda Development in its acquisition of Hellinicon S.A. from the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund
■ Acted for Cetracore Energy Gmbh in relation to the restructuring and acquisition of assets from JetOil S.A.

Key Clients:
- Apollo Capital Management
- Bank of America
- BlackStone Group
- CitiGroup
- Fortress Investment Group
- Koç Holding
- Lamda Development
- Morgan Stanley & Co.
- Värde Partners
- York Capital


  • 48 Dover Street,
  • Mayfair,
  • London,
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • W1S 4 FF
  • Tel +44 203 655 7940