Resolution of pre-litigation issues / Litigation
o Resolving issues that arise in the context of the industrial activity of the
company and its commercial relationships, handling pre-litigation legal
disputes and inquiries, deal with external parties and internal clients.
o Assisting in the management of a diverse portfolio of litigation before civil,
administrative and criminal courts in commercial disputes, criminal cases,
public law cases, environmental and mining liabilities, real estate, labor law,
accounts and receivables, seizing procedures.
o Assisting in the management of work assigned to external counsels.
o Advise on corporate law, corporate governance, and with the assistance of
the paralegal based in Athens, drafting of BoD and GM minutes, undertake
proper execution and filing and generally ensuring compliance with company
o On a case by case basis, implementing internal corporate reorganizations.
Review, drafting and negotiation of various types of commercial agreements
participate to the review and update of templates (of contracts, etc), legal
support for specific M&A projects.
Legal assistance and Compliance
o General legal support and advice to internal clients on all business-related
o Provide support on regulatory and compliance aspects of industrial activity.
o Rolling out and implementation of group compliance tools and processes.
Lawyer qualified in Greece, holding a postgraduate degree.
3 to 5 years of very solid and successful first broad-based commercial and
litigation legal experience preferably in an in-house legal department of an
international corporation or alternatively from a business law firm.
Greek speaker and fluent in English on a legal and business level (speaking and
Skills in French would be an additional asset.
Keys of success for the position
Superior communications skills
Creative problem-solving ability for handling complex legal situations
Strong business orientation and acuteness especially when discussing with
Team-oriented and collaborative
Capacity to work effectively, efficiently and autonomously
Ability to manage interaction with multiple stakeholders in a multicultural
Strong commitment, agility and passion for delivering tangible results