Sofia specializes in energy law and environmental law. Her practice includes advising on project financing with focus on energy projects (oil, natural gas, RES) and on regulatory licensing procedures. She joined K&P in March 2023.

Credentials

Education
Democritus University of Thrace (LL.B in Hellenic Law)
Democritus University of Thrace (LL.M in International and European Energy Law)
Languages
Greek, English, and German
Admission
2022, Athens Court of First Instance
Member of
Athens Bar Association

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