Dorotheos Samoladas is a partner of the firm and head of its corporate practice. Moreover, he is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of the University of Athens and has also completed postgraduate studies in the UK (LLM Soton).
Dorotheos Samoladas has extensive experience and a wide-ranging, successful practice in corporate, M&A, restructuring and commercial law. He advises on mergers and acquisitions (including leveraged buyouts, private equity and public takeovers), leads an active restructuring practice and also advises on joint ventures, IPOs, privatisations, commercial contracts, regulatory compliance, as well as an active commercial litigation practice. Dorotheos Samoladas has been involved in high-profile litigation cases before the Greek courts in the past 12 years. His litigation practice also includes representing mainly corporate clients before Greek administrative courts, in various types of administrative disputes. Dorotheos Samoladas has acted for public and private companies, some of Greece’s leading business figures, as well as large multinational corporate clients, banks and high net worth individuals. He has also represented various parties before independent supervising authorities and in government investigations.
According to the research of BestLawyers.com, Dorotheos Samoladas has been selected by his peers as Lawyer of the Year 2014 for Athens, in the practice area of Mergers & Acquisitions, and he won the Chambers Award 2015 in the practice area of Corporate/Commercial.
He is a member of the Athens Bar and the International Bar Association. He speaks English and French proficiently.