Areas of Expertise: LOF / Art. 13, Art. 14, Scopic claims, charterparties, s&p, marine insurance & other forms of contracts
Arbitration & Μediation Experience: she is participating primarily in Lloyd’s Open Form Arbitrations, LMAA Arbitrations, Mediations (London/Athens)
Languages: Greek, English, French
Education: BA (Hons), Faculty of Law University of Athens; LL.M with distinction in International Commercial & European Law, University of Cambridge (UK); MSc in Maritime Operations, Liverpool John Moores University; Ph.D in Banking & Procedural Law (Fixed charge on machinery according to Law 4112/1929: a comparison with the fixed & floating charges in Anglo-Saxon law), Faculty of Law, University of Athens
Professional Career: Maria is the Head of Legal, Claims & Insurance Departments of Tsavliris Salvage Group since 1996. She is an FCO Chevening Scholar/British Embassy, Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Accredited Mediator (ADR Group, London) since 2010, Accredited Mediator Trainer (CEDR EU Train the trainers programme), Ex-Member of the National Mediators Accreditation Committee, established under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Justice, Transparency & Human Rights (since 2014), Lecturer at the Greek branch of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (Maritime Law, Marine Insurance, Salvage Law, Cargo Claims, Contract law).