Nikolaos Mathiopoulos joined Ince in January 2017 from Thenamaris (Ships Management) Inc, where he worked for three-and-a-half years as a legal counsel. He had previously worked for Timagenis Law Firm, where he was an associate for eight-and-a-half years. He graduated from the Law School of Athens and qualified as a lawyer in 2003. He holds an LLM in maritime law from the University of Southampton, an LLM in civil law from the University of Athens and an LLM in commercial and corporate law from University College London.

He has experience in litigation before the Greek courts as well as in arbitration proceedings under LMAA rules. His main area of expertise is maritime and commercial law, but he is also familiar with all aspects of Greek civil and administrative laws and procedures. He advises shipping companies, P&I clubs and classification societies.