Vangelis Politis is an Athens Law School graduate and holds an LL.M from Duke University (USA). He is a member of the Athens Bar Association since 1992. After working 10 years with another major Athens law firm, he founded Politis & Partners in 2000.

Vangelis practices in the areas of Commercial and Corporate Law, M&A, Energy, Banking & Finance and Litigation. He has acted as counsel and lead counsel in some of the largest privatisation projects in Greece. He works closely with corporate and finance clients and his capital markets experience covers advising investment banks and debt and equity issuers in numerous IPOs of Greek companies covering most industry and financial sectors. 

He has represented buyers, sellers and financial institutions in various investment projects and all types of acquisitions and dispositions, including energy development projects, health care related companies, e-commerce and communications related businesses, IT services and products companies, and many types of companies on industrial and financial services.

His trial and litigation experience covers a wide gamut of areas, including complex commercial lawsuits, banking, securities and insurance litigation and intellectual property and employment disputes.

He serves as outside general counsel to a number of publicly-held entities and has extensive experience in corporate counselling as to disclosure matters, restructurings and a wide variety of business-related legal matters.

He is the author of the book “Public Disclosure: An obligation of companies with listed shares”, a book published by Sakkoulas Publications (2002). He is also a contributing author on “Sociétés Anonymes”, published by Sakkoulas Publications (2019), as well as of many articles in the field of corporate and securities law published in Greek and foreign law reviews.

He speaks Greek, English and French.

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