Nikos has been practicing law in Brussels for more than 20 years and has acquired a unique EU trial experience having introduced or pleaded more than 140 cases before the EU Courts in Luxembourg.
He is a triple qualified lawyer at the Athens Bar Association, the Brussels Bar Association (list E) and the Luxembourg Bar Association (liste IV) and speaks Greek, English and French. He has acquired an LLB in Athens University and an LLM (Licence Spéciale) at the ULB in Brussels.
Nikos has been advising EU market and country leaders in the European IT industry, business consulting, medical diagnostics, airlines, food, aluminium and power producers, renewable energy producers, the European Commission and other EU institutions and the Greek Government.
He has worked in the beginning of his career at the European Parliament and has been advising the Greek government on EU Investor-State Dispute settlement law. During the last Greek Presidency of the EU in 2014, Nikos has acted as chairman of the Trade Policy Committee/Investment of the Council of Ministers.
Nikos is the author of a number of publications and carries out often presentations on different subjects in conferences and fora.
He is active in a multitutde of non profit associations and is currently serving as the Secretary General of the Belgian Greek Chamber of Commerce.
Areas of expertise
– EU Public procurement law
– EU Antitrust and State Aid
– EU tax law and free movement of goods and capital and food law
– EU trademark law, intellectual property, protection of Denominations of Origin
– Corporate structuring and commercial law, international business transactions, including big real estate projects in Greece and Belgium.