Greece and Cyprus

An Elite Global Firm in the Greek Market

Milbank has one of the strongest Greek practices available in the market with an outstanding reputation in finance, capital markets and financial restructuring, banking and financial institutions, non-performing loans, structured finance and securitizations of assets (both performing and non-performing), private equity and M&A, infrastructure and project finance.

The practice is led by Apostolos Gkoutzinis, one of the most experienced international lawyers in matters relating to Greece and a tier one capital markets, leveraged finance and corporate finance lawyer in Europe. 

The Team

Award Winning

We have assembled one of the finest teams of any international law firm to advise clients on a range of matters relating to Greece, with unparalleled exposure to the Greek market and its needs.

Apostolos is a force in the market. He's tireless, extremely intellectual and commercial as well. He gives very sage advice, helps his clients and solves problems.

– Client Testimonial


Our Clients

All major private equity and other institutional investors active in Greece and most of the major financial institutions and corporates in the country. Our award-winning team has represented

  • The largest global investors in their significant Greek exposures
  • International investors in major restructurings, infrastructure financings, PE investments and private capital deployment
  • Arrangers, underwriters and/or borrowers in leveraged finance transactions and high-yield bond issues
  • Issuers or underwriters in most of the international and cross-border equity and debt offerings by Greek financial institutions and corporate issuers
  • High-profile matters relating to the Greek financial crisis and its aftermath, including the recapitalization of Greek banks, multiple restructurings of non-performing loan portfolios and asset securitizations