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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. […]

Mar 2021

Bernitsas Law recognition in Legal Business Magazine Euro Elite Guide

Bernitsas Law is recognised in Legal Business Magazine’s The Euro Elite 100, as one of Europe’s top 100 independent law firms in Europe. Bernitsas Law’s Managing Partner, Panayotis Bernitsas, contributes his views on developments in the legal market in Southern Europe – Sole resistance, published as part of the Guide. Legal Business Magazine is a market- […]

Feb 2021

Top Band recognition in Chambers Global 2021

Bernitsas Law is ranked in Band 1 across all practice areas by Chambers Global in their 2021 Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Banking & Finance Market-leading team assisting with cross-border finance transactions. Has experience in capital markets deals, including note and bond issuances and securitisations. Also advises on corporate lending to Greek […]

Feb 2021

February 2021 Tax Alert

February’s Tax Alert provides an overview of the Tax Bill introducing a new tax regime for the management of family estates.

Feb 2021

The Commercialisation of Healthcare Global Guide 2020

Yannis Chryssospathis, Lambros Belessis, Ria Venaki and Iris Sotiriou contribute the Greece Q&A Guide to The Commercialisation of Healthcare Global Guide published by Thomsons Reuters Practical Law. This Q&A provides an overview of the regulatory framework for the commercialisation of medical products in Greece. It covers the key requirements for manufacturing, advertising and selling drugs, medical devices, biological products […]