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GREECE -M&A LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR -­ ELIAS PARASKEVAS ATTORNEYS Singled out as the only Greek law firm ever listed in Financial Times’ “Most Innovative 50 European Law Firms� (2007-ranked 24th), Elias Paraskevas Attorneys holds true to its hallmark: the development of innovative legal minds that bring commercial awareness and add value to clients’ transactions, with unwavering integrity. Established in 1933 by the widely referred to as the “Dean of Greek Lawyers� Elias Paraskevas, the firm is run today by Dimitris Paraskevas, a top-rated lawyer with international acclaim and former Secretary for Privatisation, who envisioned and paved the way to its international growth. Paraskevas is the only Greek law firm with a branch in London and an affiliate in Monaco. Over the past decade our firm has advised more than 50 international banks and financial institutions and over 200 leading corporations, governments, international organisations, stateowned concerns, private foundations and ultra high net-worth individuals in a wide range of


M&A, banking, finance, capital markets, corporate, restructuring, litigation, real estate and private DMJFOUNBUUFST FYDFFEJOHCJMMJPOJOWBMVF Our team of lawyers is highly qualified. In addition to their Greek qualifications, most of our lawyers have trained abroad; many have earned law degrees and post-graduate degrees from foreign universities and have a thorough understanding of the laws and practices of countries other than Greece. Their global background enables them to structure and negotiate cross-border business transactions and to document them in a style familiar to international lawyers and their clients. Their familiarity with foreign languages and cultures allows us to bridge cultural gaps and make clients feel comfortable in their Greek and international ventures. Faithful to the values of social responsibility, the firm is renowned for its commitment to pro bono work and philanthropic endeavours through the Elias Paraskevas Foundation.

Dimitris Paraskevas ELIAS PARASKEVAS ATTORNEYS Dimitris E. Paraskevas 7 Asklepiou Street, 10679 Athens Greece


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