Christos joined the Firm in 2000 and is Joint Head of the Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution group. He has a broad commercial litigation practice advising and representing companies across a range of industries including automobile, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, insurance, watch and clothing manufacturing.
very creative and pragmatic ... understands the commercial context of a dispute and provides very suitable solutions
The Legal 500 EMEA 2019
pragmatic ... very straightforward and client-oriented ... ability to find solutions to issues
Chambers Europe 2019
very responsive; provides for pragmatic solutions and excellent knowledge of the law ... professional, excellent knowledge of law ... fast understanding of our needs and how to achieve our goals
Benchmark Litigation 2019
very knowledgeable, strategic, smart and quick at grasping matters
Chambers Global 2018
very knowledgeable ... fully devoted to the client ... very experienced ... gives really good strategic advice
The Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Christos is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He is also a Certified Mediation Advocate. Christos holds a Diploma in Governance, Risk and Compliance from the International Compliance Association (MICA), of which he is a member. He is experienced in advising on criminal and civil proceedings and investigations involving bribery, corruption and fraud, as well as assessing and managing the risk of failure to comply with the legislative and regulatory framework. He also advises extensively on asset freezing, corporate misconduct, directors’ and officers’ liability and intra-company disputes.
Christos is an expert in contractual and commercial agreement disputes, including commercial agency and distribution cases, advising clients on issues arising from termination of contractual relationships and representing them in negotiations, at court and in settlement proceedings.
He has substantial experience in defamation claims and succession disputes, representing high net worth individuals in pursuing their rights under estates. He regularly represents clients in debt recovery and enforcement, with a specialisation in the area of hospital supply agreements, and the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards. Christos has also acted in intellectual property disputes and represented clients in the context of commercial arbitration proceedings.