Penny joined the firm in December 2016
Her practice focuses on Commercial and Company law. In such fields, Penny advises and represents Greek and international clients in matters relating to mergers, acquisitions, and investments in Greece, in commercial contracts and transactions and in connection with the establishment and operation of legal entities in Greece.
Penny has accumulated large experience in advising resident and non-resident corporations/groups of companies, which are involved in domestic and cross-border transactions in connection with shareholder-approved acquisitions, joint ventures, mergers and other significant corporate matters as well as handling corporate issues by drafting GM/BoD resolutions and Articles of Association for the incorporation of subsidiaries or affiliated companies in Greece or abroad and generally assisting on a wide range of day-to-day operations of a company.
She has been successfully engaged in drafting, reviewing, negotiating and advising on variety of complex commercial contracts and transactional documents in the English, Greek and German languages, including subcontract agreements, license agreements, SPAs, MoUs, NDAs, industry/branch secession agreements et al. Her experience, also, includes provision of legal advice on group corporate (re)structuring in line with Double Taxation Treaties, EU Directive for subsidiaries-parent companies and other pieces of legislation.
Prior to joining the firm, Penny has successfully represented and advised several Greek-based corporations that are active in the international markets, in connection with their cross-border transactions and with the implementation of their domestic and international investment projects.
Besides her native Greek, Penny speaks English and German fluently and has a basic command of French.
- University of Hamburg, Germany (Universität Hamburg) – Faculty of Law – Magister Legum (LL.M) in Commercial Law (Magna cum laude/with honors), 2012
- National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece – School of Law – University Degree in Law (Ptychion), 2010
- University of Bonn, Germany (Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität Bonn) – Faculty of Law – ERASMUS/Socrates Exchange Program, 2009
Member of the Athens Bar Association since 2012.