Athanasia joined the Firm in 2001 and is Joint Head of the Banking, Finance & Capital Markets group. At the core of her practice is vast experience in structuring, drafting, negotiating and advising on the feasibility and implementation of international financial transactions, including on security and hedging arrangements.
always available when needed ... extensive, in-depth knowledge of a great variety of areas of law, including everything related to banking sector... a pleasure to work with ... the person to ask if a complex legal issue arises ... very technically able, reliable, takes a commercial approach on transactions
The Legal 500 EMEA 2021
vast knowledge and experience … extremely reliable and responsive … great interpersonal skills
Chambers Global 2021
extremely responsive, very skilled and knowledgeable … expertise, attention to detail and trusted advisor ... dedicated, always there to support
The IFLR 1000 2021
always at the top of her business … always close to clients … providing timely and informed advice taking into account also the business aspect of any issue
The Legal 500 EMEA 2020
a powerhouse of knowledge and experience … she is great … provides very practical advice … a pleasure to interact with and very responsive … did an excellent job on our securitisation transaction … clear and definitive opinions, experienced and well structured
The IFLR 1000 2020
She has been working on the legal and regulatory aspects of the development of a secondary market of non-performing loans in the portfolios of Greek banks and has been involved in most transactions of this type in the Greek market. Athanasia has significant experience in advising corporates and international and domestic credit and financial institutions on financial restructurings and insolvency proceedings.
Her clients include all the major banks and financial institutions that are active in the Greek market and she has acted in innovative and ground breaking deals which have paved the way for future transactions in the banking sector.