Bernitsas Law advised CYTA Cyprus in their sale of CYTA Hellas SA to Vodafone-Panafon Hellenic Telecommunications Co. SA. The value of the transaction is €118m. CYTA is Cyprus’ incumbent landline, mobile and broadband internet telecommunications provider. Vodafone-Panafon is a member of the Vodafone Group Plc and a leader in Greece’s fixed, mobile and internet services market. Yannis Seiradakis led the Bernitsas law […]
Bernitsas Law is recognised in Legal Business Magazine’s annual report on the performance of leading independent firms from Europe – the Euro Elite survey. Legal Business Magazine is a market- leading monthly magazine for legal professionals globally.
Athanasia Tsene, a Partner at Bernitsas Law, has been recognised by Women Leaders, a new supplement by the IFLR1000, the guide to the world’s leading financial law firms, which recognises 300 female lawyers from all over the world which they consider to be among the best transactional specialists in their markets and practice areas. Athanasia is Joint Head […]
Bernitsas is ranked in the Top Tier by Media Law International 2018. ‘Bernitsas Law is held in high regard by its competitors. The firm’s leading position is attributed to its diverse sector coverage. Lawyers have extensive experience assisting with media sector commercial agreements, including production, transmission and advertising agreements. The team also advises on media […]
Bernitsas Law is a premium sponsor of the 10th IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy, which takes place on 8th June 2018 at the King George Hotel in Athens. The Conference is organised by the UCL Centre for Law, Economics and Society, QMUL Centre for Commercial Law Studies and Institute of Studies in Competition Law […]
Nikos Vouhiounis and Christina Zakopoulou contribute the Greece Chapter to The Real Estate Law Review published by Law Business Research and edited by John Nevin of Slaughter and May. The chapter includes a guide to real estate practice, together with a focus on market activity, important legal and practical developments over the preceding 12 months and the […]
George Atié and Stefanos Serfas of Bernitsas Law, together with Christina Hioureas and Constantinos Salonidis of Foley Hoag LLP, contribute the Greece chapter to Commercial Arbitration in the Global Arbitration Review’s Know-how Series.
Bernitsas Law advised a consortium of S.N.T.G.N. Transgaz SA, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Reganosa Asset Investments, SL and Regasificadora del Noroeste SA in the tender for the acquisition of a 66% stake in Hellenic Gas Transmission System Operator (DESFA). DESFA is a subsidiary of DEPA, the Public Gas Corporation, and owns and […]
Bernitsas Law has successfully represented Hellenic Healthcare Sàrl with respect to the merger clearance procedures before the Hellenic Competition Commission of its acquisition of sole control over both the IASO General SA and the HYGEIA Group. Both acquisitions were cleared unconditionally. Hellenic Healthcare Sàrl is a company controlled by funds advised by CVC. IASO General SA was a […]
Bernitsas Law successfully represented the Attica Group with respect to its application for merger clearance before the Hellenic Competition Commission in relation to the acquisition of sole control over Hellenic Seaways. This is the biggest merger in the maritime sector to have taken place in Greece. The Attica Group is a leader in the provision of international […]