MEIDANIS HARIS

Ph.D, FCIArb, Attorney-at-law, Managing partner at “Meidanis, Seremetakis & Associates”,
Certified Mediator (CIArb, MoJ), Member of ICC Institute of World Business Law
  • Mediator
  • Arbitrator

Areas of Expertise: international transactions, cross-border disputes, conflict of laws, international commercial arbitration, comparative law, commercial contracts, corporate & business law, trademarks, intellectual property, investments, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, due diligence, transport & logistics, maritime law – shipping, tourism, construction disputes, real estate, lease disputes, energy, banking disputes, public-private partnerships, data protection, online dispute resolution, consumer disputes – consumer protection, civil liability, contracts, torts

Arbitration and Mediation Experience: He has acted as arbitrator in cases of commercial sales contracts. construction of fotovoltaic power stations and architectural study and as mediator in banking disputes and between equity partners .  He has participated in arbitrations and mediations as a legal counsel (international sales contracts, procurement contracts, distribution contracts / disputes between equity partners and disputes related to trademarks / banking disputes).

Languages: Greek, English, French, Spanish

Education: Law Degree (1993), University of Athens; LL.M. (1996),  Queen Mary College, London; Ph.D in Private International Law (2003), University of Panteion.

Professional Career: Haris is a member of the Athens Bar Association, CiArb fellow and member of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law. He is an accredited mediator, member of the ICC Hellas and member of the ICC Institute of World Business Law. Apart from his experience in arbitrations and mediations, he has significant court experience. He is an alternate member of the EODID Supervisory Board.