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Apr 2021

Bernitsas Law supports the 11th Annual Capital Link Sustainability Forum

Bernitsas Law is a proud supporter of the 11th Annual Capital Link Sustainability Forum ‘Tackling Social & Economic Transformation / Sustainable Growth: Environment – Economy – Society’ which takes place on 21 and 22 April 2021 in digital form, under the Auspices of Attica Region, the City of Athens and the Municipality of Piraeus. Panayotis […]

Apr 2021

Bernitsas Law Supporter of the Delphi Economic Forum VI

Bernitsas Law is a proud supporter of the Delphi Economic Forum VI which takes place in hybrid format between 10 -15 May, 2021 in Zappeion Megaron in Athens, under the patronage of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic Ms. Katerina Sakellaropoulou. In a highly symbolic year for Greece, the Delphi Economic Forum VI will […]

Apr 2021

Bernitsas Law shortlisted for two awards at the IFLR European Awards 2021

Bernitsas Law has been shortlisted for awards in two categories at the IFLR European Awards 2021. The winners will be announced at the IFLR European Awards Ceremony on 29 April 2021. The awards are: Structured Finance & Securitisation  deal of the year category Olympic/Avis Hellas Auto Lease Receivables Securitisation Greece Firm of the Year 2021 […]

Apr 2021

Bernitsas Law advises CVC on Vivartia Holdings acquisition

Bernitsas Law advised CVC on the acquisition by Venetiko Holdings SMSA, a Greek company invested in by funds managed or advised by CVC, of c. 99.47% of Vivartia, as well as on the financial restructuring of Vivartia’s group bank debt. The acquisition completed on 30 March 2021 following the agreement reached with Vivartia’s former main […]

Mar 2021

Bernitsas Law sponsors the 27th Economia Student Contest

Bernitsas Law is a proud sponsor of the 27th Economia Student Contest organised by Economia Group and the Greek economic magazine Οikonomiki Epitheorisi. The contest aspires to promote youth development and expression of ideas in tune with the challenges of our time.  The best essays on the subject of ‘new Greek business environment: startups, openness, […]

Mar 2021

Bernitsas Law advises CVC in connection with the acquisition of Ethniki Insurance (Ethniki) from National Bank of Greece (NBG)

Bernitsas Law acted as Greek law counsel to CVC Capital Partners’ Fund VII in connection with its entering into a definitive agreement to acquire 90.01% of Ethniki from NBG. As announced, the equivalent nominal consideration corresponding to 100% of Ethniki would be €505m, including an ‘earn-out’ payment of up to €120m, which will be subject […]

Mar 2021

Top Band recognition in Chambers Europe 2021

Bernitsas Law is ranked in the Top Bands by Chambers Europe in their 2021 Guide to Europe’s Leading Lawyers for Business. ‘delivering continuous quality’ ‘wide range of legal expertise … excellent communication skills’ ‘speed, accuracy, in-depth analysis and availability’ ‘always being available … providing really good value for money’ Banking & Finance Market-leading team assisting […]

Mar 2021

Bernitsas Law advises Citigroup Global Market on their successful placement in Jumbo SA

Bernitsas Law advised Citigroup Global Market Limited (CGML) in connection with the successful placement of 3.86% in Jumbo SA to international investors pursuant to an accelerated bookbuilding process. Citigroup Global Market Limited is Citigroup’s international broker-dealer providing institutional brokerage services. Jumbo SA is a leading retailer of toys, stationary, home products and seasonal items in […]

Mar 2021

February 2021 Monthly Tax Briefing

February’s Monthly Tax Briefing covers recent developments in tax legislation, including: Decision E.2036/2021 Provides Clarification on the Export of Goods and Postal Items to the UK Circular ΔΔΘΕΚΑ Β 1009506 ΕΞ 2021 Provides Guidelines on the Provisions of the Trade and Cooperation Agreement Between the EU/ European Atomic Energy Community and the UK Opinion No. […]