Georgios joined Karatzas & Partners in 2000 and became a partner in 2004. He leads the Tax Law team and provides tax law advice on behalf of the firm in the context of various transactions, including financings and acquisitions. Georgios advises as regards to acquisitions, investment agreements and other commercial agreements.

 

Credentials

EDUCATION
University of Essex (LL.B. in English Law, first class)
University of London, London School of Economics (LL.M. in Corporate and Commercial Law)
LANGUAGES
Greek & English
ADMISSION
2003; Supreme Court
MEMBER OF
Athens Bar Association

Ranking & Awards

Ranked Lawyer Europe 2021
Chambers & Partners
Ranked Lawyer Europe 2020
Chambers & Partners
Ranked Lawyer Global 2020
Chambers & Partners
Recommended lawyer by the Legal500 EMEA in Dispute Resolution

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