LYKOUDIS VASSILIOS

Vice-President emeritus, Supreme Court of Greece
  • Mediator
  • Arbitrator

Areas of Expertise: Maritime law, labor law, law of obligations, law of the Dodecanese islands, cadastre

Arbitration Experience: He has participated as chairman of the arbitral tribunal in an important case of international arbitration on the dispute of a large hotel with the managing company and a large touristic company.

Education: Law Degree

Professional Career: V. Lykoudis served for 41 years as a civil and criminal judge at the Peace Court of Zakynthos, the Court of First Instance of Samos and of Rhodes, as President of the Judges of the Court of First Instance of Athens, at the Court of Appeals of the Dodecanese and the Court of Appeals of Piraeus, of Thessaloniki and of Athens. He was promoted to Judge of the Supreme Court in June 2006. He served as member of the Special Highest  Court in 2008-2009 and 2010-2011. In September 2012 he was appointed as Vice-President of the Supreme Court and Presided over the A1 Civil Section (mostly cases of law of obligations and commercial laws) and, subsequently, over the B1 Civil Section (cases of labor law). He also participated as chairman in meetings of a section of the Special Court of article 88 of the Constitution. He is a certified mediator by the Ministry of Justice and member of the EODID Arbitration Board.