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  • Vienna Energy Transition Forum 2019

    May 31st, 2019

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to announce its support of the Energy Transition Forum convened by the Institute of Energy for SE Europe (IENE) in partnership with Energy Center Europe (ECE). The forum will take place on June 6-7, 2019 at the Hilton Vienna Plaza Hotel. Our firm’s partner, Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Head of our Energy Infrastructure team and Deputy Chairman of IENE - Institute of Energy for South - East Europe, will act as coordinator of the session “The Role of Oil & Gas in the ‘Energy Transition’ Era”. This is a great opportunity not only for sharing ideas and exchanging information about initiatives in view of the pressing energy and environmental challenges, but also for networking purposes. To find more information, please visit here: https://bit.ly/30ewWsZ

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  • Proud sponsor of IENE's 2nd Colloquium

    March 05th, 2019

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is a proud sponsor of IENE’s 2nd Colloquium on "The Geopolitics of Energy Transition” under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which will take place today, Tuesday 05 March, in the main auditorium of the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs in central Athens.

    The Colloquium is part of a series of meetings convened by IENE on the theme of "Energy Transition” and how this is likely to impact the countries of the broader SE European and East Mediterranean region, on a mid and long term basis.

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  • DESFA Financial Closure

    December 20th, 2018

    We are happy to share with you that our client (the consortium of SNAM S.p.A., FLUXYS SA/NV and ENAGAS INTERNACIONAL S.L.U.) closed the transaction re: the acquisition of 66% of DESFA S.A. today at the premises of HRADF.

    We are proud that KG's Energy Infrastructure team has been part of this successful privatization. This is the second project for which KG's Energy Infrastructure team has acted for the successful bidder, the earlier being the privatization of ADMIE S.A. (i.e. the Independent Power Transmission Operator S.A.). 

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  • "Energy Markets in Transition"

    November 30th, 2018

    Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Head of our Energy Infrastructure team and Deputy Chairman of IENE - Institute of Energy for South - East Europe, acted as coordinator of the 1st session "Energy Markets in Transition " at the 23rd National Conference "Energy & Development 2018" on November 22, 2018. 
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  • “3rd SE Europe Hydrocarbons Upstream Workshop”

    November 07th, 2018

    “3rd SE Europe Hydrocarbons Upstream Workshop” was the theme of the successful workshop by the Institute of Energy for Southe - East Europe (IENE) on 30 - 31 October 2018 which our firm proudly supported. 
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  • IBA Rome 2018 | SEE Legal Partner Meetings

    October 22nd, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm partners, Gus J. Papamichalopoulos and John Kyriakidesrepresented our firm on the occasion of the International Bar Association's Annual Conference 2018 in Rome. 
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  • Balkan Legal Forum | The Future of Law: Technology and Legal Services in South East Europe: 2018-2028

    July 18th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm’s Head of Energy & Infrastructure practice, Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, participated as a speaker at the IBA’s Balkan Legal Forum in Vienna on June 14/15-2018, titled The Future of Law: Technology and Legal Services in South East Europe: 2018-2028. The forum was well attended by legal professionals from throughout the region and all members of SEE Legal Group participated.

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  • Proud sponsor of the latest study from the Institute of Energy of South-East Europe on electric vehicles

    July 12th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is pleased to announce that its Energy Infrastructure team contributed and sponsored the latest study from the Institute of Energy for South-East Europe on electric vehicles in Greece. 

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  • Energy practice: RES Auctions

    July 06th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is pleased to confirm that its leading energy practice assisted on 6 projects of an aggregate capacity of approximately 90 MW, which have all successfully participated in the first regular RES Auctions conducted in Greece. 

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  • 11th SE Europe Energy Dialogue "Energy Market Transition and Energy Security in SE Europe”

    June 26th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to announce its support of the 11th SE Europe Energy Dialogue "Energy Market Transition and Energy Security in SE Europe” organized by the Institute of Energy (IENE). 

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  • Business Forum and B2B Meetings in Moscow, Russia March 30, 2018

    April 05th, 2018

    Partners Gus J. Papamichalopoulos and Elisabeth (Lisa) Eleftheriades took part in the Business Mission and B2B meetings jointly organized by the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) and the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP). Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm was the only Greek law firm participating in the mission.
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  • European Energy Handbook 2017

    October 11th, 2017

    KG Law Firm continued, for the sixth consecutive year, its successful partnership with Herbert Smith Freehills and its global network, as the Greek contributor of the European Energy Handbook (EEH) 2017 which was recently released.

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  • “Investment Opportunities in Southeastern Europe - Trends and Challenges in the Energy Sector”, Thessaloniki 9th-17th of September 2017

    September 18th, 2017

    Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Partner and Head of our Energy & Infrastructure practice, under his capacity as Vice-Chairman of the Institute of Energy of South East Europe (IENE) was invited by PPC to act as moderator at the 3rd session of the “Investment Opportunities in Southeastern Europe -Trends and Challenges in the Energy Sector” organized by Public Power Corporation as part of the 82nd Thessaloniki International Fair which took  place on September 9th-17th  , 2017.
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  • 1st OIL & GAS FORUM, Alexandroupolis Greece: A Prospective Key Energy Player in SE Europe, September 7, 2017

    September 10th, 2017

    Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Partner and Head of our Energy & Infrastructure practice, participated in said venue which was organized by the HELLENIC - AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE in cooperation with the HELLENIC ASSOCIATION FOR ENERGY ECONOMICS.
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  • 10th SE Europe Energy Dialogue “Connecting SE Europe’s Energy Markets”

    July 12th, 2017

    Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Secretary General of IENE and Energy & Infrastructure Partner at Kyriakides Georgopoulos (KG) Law Firm spoke at the 10th SE Europe Energy Dialogue “Connecting SE Europe’s Energy Markets” organized by IENE in Belgrade on June 13th -14th  2017.  
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  • "South East Europe Energy Outlook 2016 - 2017"

    June 19th, 2017

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos LawFirm is proud to announce its support of the "South East Europe Energy Outlook 2016 - 2017". 

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  • Oil Refining, Storage and Retail in SE Europe

    March 28th, 2017

    As part of the SE Europe Energy Dialogue, KG Law Firm Partner Gus Papamichalopoulos will be speaking on the "Oil Refining, Storage and Retail in SE Europe" conference on March 30 - 31, 2017.  For more information about the speakers and the organization, please visit www.iene.gr
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  • SE Europe Energy Outlook 2016/2017

    December 14th, 2016

    On December 14, 2016 the Institute of Energy of South East Europe based in Athens announced the completion and presented at the premises of the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs the study “SE Europe Energy Outlook 2016/2017”.
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  • Legal Aspects of EU Energy Regulation, The Consolidation of Energy Law Across Europe

    December 01st, 2016

    We would like to inform our clients that the Energy Infrastructure Practice Group of KG has contributed following an invitation the Greek Chapter of the Second Edition of Oxford University Press publication under the title “Legal Aspects of EU Energy Regulation, The Consolidation of Energy Law Across Europe”.
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  • IENE’S Energy & Development 2016

    October 26th, 2016

    KG was a sponsor of the IENE’s 21st Annual National Conference “Energy & Development 2016" hold in Athens on October 25-26, 2016.
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  • Publication of The Southeast Europe Energy Handbook 2016

    July 05th, 2016

    KG Law Firm, along with the other member law firms in SEE Legal, published in June 2016 the 4th edition of the South East Europe Energy Handbook, a product of the Energy-Infrastructure Practice Group functioning within SEE Legal.
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  • Participation in IENE’S 9th SE Europe Energy Dialogue

    July 01st, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that KG Law Firm participated in the 9th SE Europe Energy Dialogue, a conference convened by the Institute of Energy for SE Europe (IENE) on June 29 and 30, 2016 in Thessaloniki.
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  • IENE’S Energy & Development 2015

    November 11th, 2015

    KG is a sponsor of the IENE’s 20th Annual National Conference “Energy & Development 2015" held in Athens on November 11-12, 2015.
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  • Publication of The Southeast Europe Energy Handbook 2015

    September 28th, 2015

    KG Law Firm, along with the other member law firms in SEE Legal, published the 3rd edition of the South East Europe Energy Handbook, a product of the Energy-Infrastructure Practice Group functioning within SEE Legal.
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  • IENE Open Forum on “Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production in Greece and the East Mediterranean”

    June 11th, 2015

    KG Law Firm, a long-time member and sponsor of the Institute of Energy for South-East Europe (IENE), participated in the IENE Open Forum on "Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production in Greece and the East Mediterranean" which took place on June 10, 2015.
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  • KG selected as the sole Greek contributor of the EER

    February 16th, 2015

    KG Law Firm continued, for the fourth consecutive year, its successful partnership with Herbert Smith Freehills and its global network, as the sole Greek contributor of the European Energy Handbook (EEH) 2015 which was recently released.
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  • IENE’S Energy & Development 2014

    November 13th, 2014

    KG was a sponsor of the IENE’s 19th Annual National Conference “Energy & Development 2014" hold in Athens on November 11-12, 2014.
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  • Constantine Kyriakides' Scholarship Launching Event

    October 23rd, 2014

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm launched the annual scholarship established within the context of its corporate social responsibility and in the memory of its co-founder Constantine Kyriakides, at an event held at the Athens Concert Hall on Thursday, October 16, 2014.
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  • Scholarship in the Memory of Constantine Kyriakides

    October 01st, 2014

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm, within the context of its social corporate responsibility and in the memory of its co-founder Constantine Kyriakides, offers a scholarship tenable for the academic year 2015/2016, to holders of a Greek Law Bachelor Degree, for postgraduate studies abroad.
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  • Histroric signing of the Concession Agreements for Hydrocarbons Research in Greece

    May 14th, 2014

    Athens, Greece - May 14, 2014 is the date that marks the historic signing of the three concession agreements for hydrocarbons research in the areas of the Western Patraic Gulf, Ioannina and Katakolo.
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  • Constantine K. Kyriakides Memorial Scholarship

    April 24th, 2014

    On the occasion of the 5th anniversary following the passing of Constantine K. Kyriakides, co-founder of “Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm”, his family and fellow partners are pleased to announce a Memorial Scholarship commencing in the academic year 2015/2016.
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  • The World of Green Energy

    March 14th, 2014

    As part of Kyriakides Georgopoulos’ continuing Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, the firm has published a booklet aimed at the social awareness of young people entitled “The World of Green Energy”.
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  • IENE’S Energy & Development 2013

    December 05th, 2013

    KG was a sponsor of the IENE’s 18th Annual National Conference “Energy & Development 2013" hold in Athens on December 3-4, 2013.
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  • KG selected as the sole Greek contributor of the EER

    November 08th, 2013

    KG Law Firm has been selected for the third consecutive year to form a successful partnership with Herbert Smith and its global network, as the sole Greek contributor of the European Energy Handbook (EER) to be released in early 2014.
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  • KG in the 2nd SE Europe Regional Upstream Workshop

    November 02nd, 2013

    KG Law Firm participated in the 2nd SE Europe Regional Upstream Workshop: “Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production in the Adriatic, the Black Sea and the East Mediterranean” which took place on October 31st and November 1st 2013 in Athens under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy, Environment and Climate Change.
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