Our Team

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Agapinos Law Firm was built from the ground up by a team of exceptional professionals, led by Nikos Agapinos & Mema Simonetatou. Meet the most important people of our organization below.

 
Nikos Agapinos

Nikos Agapinos

Named Partner & Founder

EXPERTISE

Criminal litigation, Commercial and Civil Law (LLM)

BACKGROUND

Nikos Agapinos, senior partner and founder is a Commercial Law Expert (LLM in Commercial Law from the Université Grenoble) with decades of experience and numerous of significant cases in his portfolio.

Bio

His expertise in Corporate, Bankruptcy and Media Law combined with his tremendous results on white-collar crime cases have established him as one of the leading legal consultants and litigators of the country.

He handles extremely complex and challenging cases of Civil, Criminal and Administrative Law being recognized for his striking efficiency and passionate protection of clients’ best interests.

Mema Simonetatou

Mema Simonetatou

Senior Partner & Founder

EXPERTISE

Trial attorney before the Supreme Court

BACKGROUND

Mema is an accomplished member of our litigation team. She studied Law in the Law School of Athens and worked during and after her studies at various law-firms focusing on litigation.

Bio

She is an excellent court attorney with a wide range of knowledge in the civil and criminal sector. Mema has had such an impressive number of “days in court” that she was dignified as a “lawyer before the Supreme Court” of Greece by her mid-thirties.

She consults firms and individuals mainly on civil and commercial law issues employing her skills to our clients’ best interests when they are mostly needed; at court.

Tellos Agapinos

Partner

EXPERTISE

Criminal and Commercial Law (LLM)

BACKGROUND

Tellos Agapinos is a young and promising member of our Firm. He specializes on Criminal and Civil Litigation. He is also an expert on the areas of Competition Law, Intellectual Property and Financial Crime.

Bio

After completing his bachelors legal studies in Greece (Democretus University of Thrace) he was accepted by the University of Glasgow for one of the most prestigious LLM programs in Commercial Law in Europe focusing in EU Competition Law and Intellectual Property (patents, Geographical Indications, Copyright, Trade Marks).

Concurrently, he studied Tax Law and specifically Tax Havens, Money Laundering, Double Taxation and Transfer Pricing. After publishing his Thesis on Anti-trust damage claims he graduated with Merits and passed the Athens Bar Exams.

From 2017 he is a PhD Candidate on the department of Criminal Procedure at the Democretus University of Thrace.

Maria Batzi

Associate

Bio

Maria is member of the Athens Bar Association since 2018. She holds an undergraduate degree of Athens Law School and a postgraduate law degree in the field of Public International Law with specialization in the Law of the Sea with distinction. During her studies, she spent one semester in Italy as a scholar at the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic in Italy, receiving a first glimpse of international working experience. She speaks four foreign languages English, French, Spanish and Italian. Maria’s practice area lies mainly in the area of Civil and International Law.

Ιoanna Trivyzadaki

Associate

Bio

Ioanna is member of the Athens Bar Association since 2017. She is a graduate of the Law School of the Democritus University of Thrace, where she obtained her LL.B degree and holds a Master of Laws (LL.M) in Penal Law and Penal Procedure of the Democritus University of Thrace.   She has a solid academic background in the area of Civil and Penal Law closely follows a variety of white-collar crimes, property crimes, and other legal issues. She provides a suite of services to handle all your legal needs. She speaks English, German, and French.

Antonis Vassilokostantakis

Head of consulting

Bio

Antonis graduated top of his class from Law School of Athens and holds two LLMs from Georgetown University and Université de Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne . He is a competent attorney with experience  in major international law firms all over Europe, having also served as legal counsel of OPAP, one of the largest Greek multinational corporations. He is a mediation and arbitration expert. He has vast knowledge of the tech sector and specializes in consulting tech companies and  startups of large, medium and small size. His unique talent as a legal consultant combined with the highly recognized litigation skills of our Firm provide a complete legal coverage for our corporate clients.

Eleonora Valsamidi

Head of Administration & Internal Accounting

Bio

Eleonora is a graduate of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (Bachelor’s degree 2012 – 2018) and a valuable member of our team. She supervises our internal accounting department managing payments and invoices of clients. Also Eleonora is responsible for setting up appointments of clients with lawyers of our firm and handles payments to our suppliers. 

Stella Beltsiou

Bio

Stella is a graduate of the Law Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She is a Lawyer appointed before the Court of First Instance of Syros and she supervises our Branch in Mykonos administratively, handles appointments of Nikos & Tellos Agapinos with local clientele and heads our real estate law department in Cyclades Islands.
Stella has a solid knowledge of Real Estate law due to her experience as a Assistant Notary of Mykonos with daily drafting of Contracts and her previous position as anAdministrative Employee of the Municipality of Mykonos.
Stella is our go to person if you are a new client on Mykonos and a member of the Syros Bar
Association.


Our firm employs an  exquisite team of associates who excel in Criminal, Civil and Financial Law holding high caliber postgraduate and doctorate degrees  from the most reputable universities of Greece and Europe. Specifically, we employ associates who excel in Criminal, Administrative, Commercial and Civil Law and each one of them provides us with specialized knowledge on their respective sectors of legal specialization constituting an extremely effective team of experts