Ilias G Anagnostopoulos has appeared as lead counsel in the most significant criminal law cases in Greece during the past 25 years and is an associate professor of criminal law and criminal procedure at the School of Law, National University of Athens. He has extensive experience in most types of business crime, financial fraud, European criminal law, tax and customs fraud, medical malpractice, product criminal liability, environmental liability, compliance, money laundering, corruption practices, anticompetitive practices and cartel offences, anti-terrorism, extradition and mutual assistance. His many publications in Greek, English and German deal with matters of Hellenic, European and international criminal law, business and financial crimes, reform of criminal procedure and human rights.
Ilias is chairman of the Hellenic Criminal Bar Association, a member of the Criminal Law Committee of the Council of the Bars and Law Societies of Europe (chair, 2007–2013), a member of the Criminal Law Experts Commission (Ministry of Justice) and a member of FraudNet – Commercial Crime Services of the International Chamber of Commerce.