Greece, nestled in the southeastern corner of Europe, captivates with its enchanting landscapes and rich history. Situated at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa, this sun-kissed nation boasts a strategic location that has shaped its destiny for centuries. The Greek economy, a blend of tradition and modernity, has undergone significant transformations. Historically rooted in agriculture and maritime trade, Greece has embraced sectors like tourism, shipping, and services, contributing to its economic growth. The warm hospitality of its people, combined with a rich cultural tapestry, draws millions of visitors each year, making tourism a vital pillar of the economy.

Local presence

Drakopoulos is the SELA member firm providing business and legal services in Greece. Focused on the Greek and SEE markets, Drakopoulos is advising both domestic and international clients as well as providing legal support to international law firms in cross-border matters. The team is particularly noted for their expertise in Corporate, Commercial and M&A, Intellectual Property, Public Procurement & PPPs, TMT, Regulatory and Compliance matters.


Independent review

  • “This practice is strong in M&A experience, corporate governance, and startup and development support with in depth knowledge of Greece and Southeaster Europe.” -Legal 500 2023, Corporate and M&A

  • “The team is very responsive and open to discussing the strategy in a country.” - Legal 500 2023, Intellectual Property

  • “They have extensive expertise, great negotiation skills and strong business acumen.” - Legal 500 2023, Dispute Resolution

  • “Deep knowledge of their field, understanding our firm needs from the very first moment, exquisite service, updated and looking to the future.” -Legal 500 2023, TMT

  • “Drakopoulos provides attentive, highest-quality, personalised and accurate advice on all queries/projects/cases assigned to them by our company, managing to meet all deadlines, even the tightest ones.” - Legal 500 2023, Employment

Member firm contacts

Panagiotis Drakopoulos