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Team-replacemetWith more than 10 attorneys, D. Golemis & Associates is one of the largest law firms in Serres and Thessaloniki. The firm strives to attract and retain the best professionals, and as such, many of them have graduated from the top universities in the United States and Europe, worked for leading international law firms or companies prior to joining our firm. Combined, our professional staff can interact in several languages, including English, Spanish, French, German and Italian.
Our firm is known for the excellence of its lawyers and staff, not only for their academic and professional distinction, but also for their devotion to ethics and team practice.

Practice Areas
Civil and Criminal Law, Commercial and Banking Law, Company Law, Real Estate Law, Administrative Law, European Community Law, Business crimes and compliance

Languages
Greek, English

Dimitrios Golemis was admitted to the Serres Bar in 1997. He acts as managing partner of our legal firm. Dimitrios focuses on Real Estate, Corporate, Commercial and Banking Law and has great experience on matters referring to the constitution, the operation and the solution of a legal entity including bankruptcy proceedings as well as compulsory enforcement proceedings. He is also engaged in structuring all kinds of commercial arrangements, including lease agreements. He advises our clients on business transactions, including joint ventures, corporate reorganizations and mergers. His litigation experience extends to all areas of practice while he has also handled numerous public procurement cases. He is legal advisor of domestic commercial and insurance companies and banking institutions. He advises companies on business crimes and compliance related issues, and sits on the Board of Directors of several subsidiaries of multinational companies. Dimitrios is admitted before the Supreme Court of and works in Greek and English.

Education
National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Faculty of Law (1994 LL.B)
Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Law, Company Law (2005 LL.M)
Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Law, European Community Law (2011 LL.M)

Practice Areas

Commercial Law specialized in Company Law, Commercial Contracts, Banking Law.
Criminal Law, Law of Obligations. Judicial pursuing claims

Languages
Greek, English and French

Olga Savvidou is a member of our practice. She was joined our firm in the 2012, as a trainee lawyer and admitted to the Serres Bar in 2014. Since then she participates in our company as a lawyer.

Olga is heading the firm’s banking practice. She has gained diverse experience in litigation and advisory support credit institutions and has handled a significant number of enforcement cases. She also has experience in handling cases of the Law on Bankruptcy Private and deals with Civil and Commercial Law issues. Olga additionally deals with criminal law and cases involving economic crimes and labor issues

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law
Democritus University of Komotini, Postgraduate Programme in Commercial and Labor Law

Practice Areas
Civil Law (Inheritance Law, Law of Obligations, Property law), Labour and Employment Law , Administrative Law, Industrial Property, Intellectual Property.

Languages
Greek, English and French

Εvangelos Antoniadis was admitted to Serres Bar in 2012 and joined our firm in the same year. He has experience in Civil Law in general. He specializes in labour and employment law. He also focuses on inheritance law, law of obligations and property law. He is provided advice on administrative law. He also advises on various protection of industrial property and intellectual property issues. Evangelos is admitted before the Court of First Instance and uses Greek and English equally for work.
Education
University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (L.L.B, 2010)
University of Thrace, Faculty of Law (L.L.M in Civil Law)

Practice Areas
Civil, Criminal, Commercial and Banking Law, Consumer Bankruptcy Law

Languages
Greek, English, German and Spanish

Eleni Ifoglou was admitted to the Serres Bar in 2013 and firstly joined our firm in 2011 as a trainee lawyer. The domain of her expertise, regards legal advice on civil and criminal law issues. She assumes the representation of clients before the competent civil and criminal tribunals concerning matters of family and inheritance law, compensation from traffic accidents, lease disputes, forcible execution, contractual and tortious liability as well as on disputes that stem from bank borrowing. She is also eminently acquainted with client representation in extrajudicial compromise and proceedings in general. Eleni is admitted before the Court of First Instance of Serres and works in Greek, English, German and Spanish.

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (L.LB 2011)

Practice Areas
Civil, Commercial and Banking law

Languages
Greek, English and German

Ioanna Karagogou joined our firm in 2013 as a trainee lawyer and was admitted to the Serres Bar Association in 2015.
Ioanna focuses on civil, commercial and banking law cases. She deals with divorces, debt claims, land claims, salary claims and disclaimers heritage. She specializes in issuing payment orders, injunctions against payment orders, injunctions against third party statements and first offer price correction cases.
Ioanna is admitted before the Court of First Instance and works in Greek, English and German.

Education
Democritus University of Thrace (Komotini), School of Law (LL.B. 2013)
Democritus University of Thrace (Komotini), School of Law (LL.M. in commercial and labor law)

Practice Areas
Civil, Criminal, Commercial, Company and Banking Law

Languages
Greek, English and German

Anna Gounari was admitted to the Thessaloniki Bar in 2006 and firstly joined our firm in 2013 as an associate lawyer at our law firm’ s branch in Thessaloniki. The domain of her expertise, regards legal advice on civil, commercial and criminal law issues. She assumes the representation of clients before the competent civil and criminal tribunals concerning matters of family, property and inheritance law, law of obligations such as lease disputes, contractual and tortious liability, bilateral contracts issues, matters of law enforcement, as well as on disputes that stem from bank borrowing, mortgages and commercial partnerships. Anna is admitted before the Court of First Instance of Thessaloniki and works in Greek, English and German.

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (LL.B. 2003)

Lawyer (Thessaloniki’s Bar Association, Register Number 8579)
L.L.M in INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL LAW, UKC, KENT, UK (post-graduate degree in International Commercial Law, United. Kingdom, Univ. Of Kent)

Practice Areas
Banking , Corporate, Commercial, Mergers & Acquisitions, medical law

Languages
Greek, English German

Afroditi Nestora is a member of our corporate commercial-banking -medicalpractice. She first joined our firm in 2015 and was admitted to the Thessaloniki’s Bar in 2006.
Afroditi focuses on a broad array of banking corporate and medical law issues, including banking treatments, corporate governance, regulatory compliance and trade practices. She attended the first seminar in medical law in practise in Juli 2015 in Naxos and has attained equivalent documentation. She really likes involving into new law issues and specializes not only in banking sectors but also in corporate and banking issues as well giving her clients the best possible solutions.
Prior to joining our firm, Afroditi worked as legal advisor to different banks including Panellinia bank. Bank of Western Macedonia and Bank of Chania.
She has attended several seminars in medical law in practise, banking intermediation and consumer protection.

Education
University of Thessaloniki Faculty of Law (LL.B., 2003)
University of Kent, Canterbury, (LLM, 2006)
seminar in meducal law in practise , july 2015
banking intermnediation , april 2015

Practice Areas
Forcible execution, corporate law, consumer bankruptcy law

Languages
Greek, English

Eleni Kachpani was admitted to the Serres Bar in 2015 and joined our firm in 2014 as a trainee lawyer.
Eleni’s main field of expertise, regards enforcement proceedings and confiscation of property, as well as registration of mortgages . She is also involved in corporate law issues, such as formation and dissolution of companies, transfer of shares. Recently, she assumed, along with Eleni Ifoglou, consumer bankruptcy law issues.

Education
Dimocritus University of Thrace, Faculty of law (L.LB 2015).

Practice Areas

Civil Law, Commercial and Banking Law, Company Law, Real Estate Law

Languages
Greek, English

Fotini Matakou firstly joined our firm in 2002 as a trainee lawyer. She was admitted to the Serres Bar in 2004. She has experience in litigation and advisory support credit institutions and has handled a significant number of enforcement cases. She also deals with Civil and Commercial Law issues. Fotini is admitted before the Court of Appeal and works in Greek and English.

Education
Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Law

Practice Areas
Civil Law (Law of Obligations, Property law), Administrative Law and land and property register,

Languages
Greek, English and German

Eleni Tsardakiis a trainee lawyer. She was admitted to Serres Bar in 2014 and joined our firm one year later. She gained knowledge on Administrative Law by being a trainee lawyer for the State’s Legal Council for 16 months. She also has experience in Civil law, and specializes in Law of Obligations and Property Law. She contributes in preparatory and out of court proceedings in general. Eleni uses Greek and German equally for work.

Education
University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (L.L.B, 2014)
University of Thrace, Faculty of Law (L.L.M in Civil Law)

Practice Areas
Forcible execution, banking law, property registering

Languages
Greek, English (C2),German (C2)

Dimitra Serraiou joined our firm in 2015 as a trainee lawyer.
Her interests range from enforcement proceedings and banking law to international commercial and corporate law, as well as administrative law.
During her studies she took part in an academic visit to the Court of Justice of the European Union, the European Commision, the European Parliament and Council. She also took part in Model United Nations and Model Greek Parliament
She attended a plethora of seminars regarding tax law, banking law, arbitration, refugee law, financial crimes and juvenile delinquency.

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of law

Practice Areas
Practice in Court of Appeal in Thessaloniki as trainee lawyer (September 2014-March 2015)

Languages
Greek, English

Giorgos Frantzanas was admitted to Thessaloniki’s Bar Association in 2014 and joined our firm in 2015 as a trainee lawyer.

Giorgos main field of expertise regards civil law, corporate law and the civil procedure law. He is also interested in matters of issues of Res judicata and forcible execution as well as in recognition of foreign judgments.

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (L.LB 2014)

Practice Areas
Civil Law, Commercial and business Law.

Languages
Greek, English, French

Dimitrios – Antonios Kormisthinos was admitted to the Thessaloniki Bar in 2015 as a trainee lawyer. Dimitrios’ primary responsibilities are on family law disputes, bioethical and euthanasia issues. He is also involved in commercial law issues such as bankruptcy and also tax evasion issues.

Education
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Law (L.LB 2014)