Aspa specializes in capital markets and securities law and also M&A transactions involving listed companies. Her practice mainly focuses on securities offerings, debt and equity transactions, investment services, financial market infrastructures and CSD legislation.

Credentials

EDUCATION
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (LL.B in Hellenic Law)
University of Piraeus (M.Sc. in Banking & Finance Law - pending)
LANGUAGES
English
ADMISSION
2021, Athens Court of First Instance
MEMBER OF
Athens Bar Association

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