Professor of Civil Law, Faculty of Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Attorney-at-law

Areas of Expertise: International Sales according to the Vienna Convention on contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG), Τorts, Civil Liability, Competition Law, Real Estate, Securities, Public Procurement, Construction Disputes, Cross-Border Transactions, International Commercial Arbitration, Cross–border Disputes, Corporate and Business Law, Commercial Contracts, Energy, Investment Arbitration, Medical Disputes, International Private Law,  Private Law, Consumer Disputes – Consumer Protection, Capital Market, Succession Disputes, Consortia, Transportations, Lease Disputes, Maritime Law – Shipping, Oil and Gas, Intellectual and Industrial Property, Contracts, Public- Private Partnerships, Tourism – Hotels, Banking Disputes, Stock- Market Disputes, Financial Services

Arbitration Experience: He has participated in international arbitrations according to the ICC Rules and in national arbitrations according to the Code of Civil Procedure as an arbitrator and as an authorized attorney. Subject-matter of the arbitrations: Disputes regarding concessions for the construction of road projects, lease contracts, loss of government grant, concessions of mineral rights etc. He is also a registered arbitrator at ODDEE (Arbitration and Mediation Center of the German -Hellenic Chamber of Industry and Commerce). 

Languages: Greek, English

Education: Law Degree, Faculty of Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Degree: Excellent) / LL.M, Faculty of Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Degree: Excellent), PhDFaculty of Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Degree: Excellent unanimously).

Professional Career: Professor of Civil Law (AUTH, Law Faculty) since December 2018. Associate Professor (2009), Assistant Professor (2005), Docent (2000). Professor of Law of Obligations (General and Special Part) at the National School of Judges (2009 -present). Legal Counselor of: Greek systemic bank, mineral company, hotel group, monastery, other companies, as well as natural persons. He has authored four (4) books on Law of Obligations (regarding, in particular, the liability of the producer of defective goods, sales of business, work contracts, as well as the unjust enrichment in trilateral relations, especially those of banking law), commentaries per article on Law of Obligations and numerous studies, legal opinions and case law annotations related to special issues of law of obligations and banking Law, civil and international civil procedure law as well as methodology of law. He is a regular contributor (civil law) at Elliniki Dikaiosyni law journal and he frequently publishes on civil law in other law journals. He is a member of the Research Institute of the Faculty of Law of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki for Transparency, Corruption and Financial Crime and member of scientific associations, while he has been a BoD member of ENAS’s (Civil Law Practitioners Association). He has served as member of various law drafting committees and has participated as a speaker in numerous conferences on civil law matters.