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Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm proud sponsor of the 5th Moot Court Competition in Greece, organized by ELSA Greece

March 29th, 2019

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm (KG) is pleased to announce a new initiative aiming to support law students and young lawyers by sponsoring the 5th National Moot Court Competition in Greece, organized by ELSA Greece, the National Group of ELSA representing ELSA in Greece. The competition will take place on 12- 13- 14 April 2019, under the auspices of the Ministry of Justice and with the support of (the) Greece’s well-known universities: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and the Democritus University of Thrace.

The ELSA Moot Court Competition is one of the most prestigious competitions for law students and young lawyers and this is the 5th year it takes place in Greece, following the international standards. Thanks to this event law students and young lawyers have the opportunity to acquire practical legal knowledge and see how the legal profession works in practice.

We are also delighted to share that Partner Panos Alexandris will participate as a speaker at the opening ceremony on April 12th, 12:00 - 14:00 at the Athens Bar Association.

*The European Law Students’ Association (ELSA) is an international, independent, non-political, non-profit making organisation run by and for students and recent graduates, who are interested in achieving academic and personal excellence in addition to their legal or law-related studies at university.

ELSA aims at providing its members a platform to develop their existing skills and acquire new ones, to interact with fellow students and experienced practitioners from different states and legal systems around Europe, and to be equipped for a professional life in an international environment, through mutual understanding, intercultural cooperation and the large variety of activities and projects the Association offers.

You can find more information about ELSA here: https://www.elsa-greece.org/