Article of Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas on the important and complex legal dimensions of the new regulatory framework for offshore RES in Greece

 

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, published today on energypress.gr an article concerning the important and complex legal dimensions of the new regulatory framework for offshore RES in Greece.

The full article is available HERE.


Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas' participation in the “Liability of Administrative Judges” Conference

Professor Dr. A. Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm, was invited as a speaker at the "Liability of Administrative Judges" Conference, which was organized by the Association of European Administrative Judges (AEAJ) in cooperation with the Law Faculty of the Vilnius University.
His speech was titled: "Judicial Breaches of EU Law, effet utile and the principle of national procedural autonomy”.


Interview of Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas at "Lawyer: The Business Magazine"

 

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of "Metaxas & Associates Law Firm" and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, has been interviewed by "Lawyer: The Business Magazine", focusing on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on infrastructure investments, the energy market and the consequent challenges in the field of energy policy, as well as the successful strategy that "Metaxas & Associates Law Firm" has been following since its establishment.

You may read the whole interview HERE


Metaxas & Associates Law Firm in the Press: The Municipality of Megalopolis expresses serious legal and political concerns

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm in the Press: The Municipality of Megalopolis expresses serious legal and political concerns as regards the Just Transition Development Plan. M&A Law Firm acts as legal advisors of the Municipality of the respective procedure.

For further information, read the full article as published today on energypress.gr: https://bit.ly/3twh0Al


Important Announcement: Metaxas & Associates awarded as Top-Tier Law Firm in Energy and EU & Competition Law in the Legal 500 EMEA 2021 edition

 

Following the successful rankings as Top Leading Law Firm by the reputable “Chambers & Partners” in their Chambers Europe 2021 Guide, we are pleased to announce that Metaxas & Associates Law Firm has been awarded as Top-Tier Law Firm in Energy and EU & Competition Law also by the Legal 500 EMEA 2021 edition.

Our Firm has been ranked for a fourth consecutive year in the top position of the prestigious Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) rankings. Since 1991, the EMEA Guide has been providing a researched coverage of over 80 countries and over 2.700 ranked law firms and a well-respected annually updated, impartial, third-party opinion on the leading law firms and lawyers in countries across the region. This research is conducted annually, providing a detailed qualitative assessment of various factors including work conducted by law firms over the past 12 months, the experience and depth of teams, specializations and, most importantly, the opinions of each law firms’ clients.

In its analysis, the EMEA 2021 edition acknowledges that Metaxas & Associates Law Firm is a team of true experts in energy law and regulation’ that provides ‘thorough knowledge of the energy sector, in terms of both domestic and EU legislation’. Moreover, M&A Law Firm is noted for its ‘profound expertise in the EU regulatory framework’ and considered as ‘the best in the country for EU law matters”. Furthermore, our Managing Partner Professor Antonis Metaxas is lauded as a "leading pioneer in energy law’.

Current rankings and online information are provided in the Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa 2021 edition, which was announced on April 14, 2021. Managing Partner, Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, is ranked as “Leading Individual” both in Energy and EU/Competition Law, while Partner Stathis Kakounis is ranked as “Next Generation Partner” in Energy Law and Senior Associate Ioannis Floros is ranked as “Next Generation Partner” in EU/Competition Law and “Rising Star” in Energy Law.

Our Firm’s top rankings confirm the distinguished level of client service and scientific specialization we offer, which is the core priority for all of us at M&A Law Firm. Therefore, we would like to warmly thank our clients for their continuous support and contribution both to Legal 500’s and Chambers’ Europe 2021 research and reviews, as well as all members of our Team for their ongoing dedication and performance!

 


NEWSFLASH: "Metaxas & Associates" awarded as Leading Law Firm by “Chambers & Partners” Europe 2021 Guide

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm has been ranked for a sixth consecutive year as Leading Law Firm by the reputable “Chambers & Partners” in their Chambers Europe 2021 Guide.

This distinguished independent international legal guide performs rankings based on a broad sample of independent research by selecting and evaluating the most distinguished Law Firms internationally by subject based on primary information, but also on interviews with principals and stakeholders in the relevant market

Our Firm further advanced its outstanding rankings both in Energy and Competition/EU Law in this year's edition of Chambers & Partners Europe. The guide emphasizes that Metaxas & Associates is admired for its niche expertise in energy mandates involving State Aid, Competition and EU law, offering excellent consulting services on a wide range of regulatory issues on the most important cases regarding the energy market. Clients describe M&A Law Firm as “the most specialized team in EU Energy law, offering high-quality, detailed work, delivering top advice and demonstrating solid knowledge” adding that the lawyers are “true experts as far as energy law and regulation goes” and that "their services have been very effective, timely and reliable".

According to Chambers Europe 2021 Guide, Prof. Dr. A. Metaxas, has been ranked for another year as a top lawyer in the Energy law practice in Greece, widely recognized as an “expert in energy and state aid, and their interface” with particular expertise in mandates pertaining to regulatory, competition and EU law. Prof. Metaxas is lauded by clients for “showcasing a perfect balance of academic knowledge and commercial solutions” and “making difference with his in-depth knowledge of energy law and the energy market, as well as with his leadership".

All rankings are available online HERE on the Chambers and Partners Europe Guide's website.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients for their continuing support and loyalty, as well as all members of our Team for their ongoing dedication and performance!


Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas’ participation in the 2nd Power & Gas Supply Forum (March 31st 2020)

 

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, participated as Chair in the energy infrastractures panel of the 2nd Power & Gas Supply Forum, hosted by Energypress.gr that took place on March 31st 2020. The discussion focused on the electricity and gas distribution networks and infrastructures, the role of TSOs in the new Market landscape created by the implementation of the EU Target Model, as well as the latest important challenges for the gas supply sector in Greece.


Metaxas & Associates Law Firm sponsors the distinguished 2nd Power & Gas Supply Forum

 

Μetaxas & Associates Law Firm and the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute are glad to announce their sponsorship and participation in the forthcoming distinguished «Power & Gas Supply Forum» organized by Energypress.gr that will take place on March 31st, 2021. The conference will be broadcasted live with free access via energypress.gr and its social media.

Key decision-makers, high ranked politicians, distinguished academics and business leaders of the Greek Energy Market will brainstorm on dominant challenges in this year’s Power & Gas Supply Forum, focusing on electricity and gas distribution networks, on the new landscape created by the implementation of Target Model as well as on the role of Greece as an energy hub, enhanced by the promotion of important cross-border projects.

Professor Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, is invited to participate as Chair of the Panel that will be focusing on the latest important challenges for the gas supply sector in Greece.

Further information is available on the official event's website HERE.


"M&A Law Firm" has been granted the Mandate for the legal representation of the Municipality of Megalopolis in its transition towards decarbonization

 

The Municipality of Megalopolis assigned to "Metaxas & Associates Law Firm" the Mandate for its legal representation in the preparatory process and design of the Just Transition Development Plan (SDAM) towards its decarbonization effort to ensure a fair development transition by 2023, in the framework of Greece's transition to a differentiated mixture of electricity production that will not be based on lignite.

To read the whole article, as published today on Energypress.gr, click HERE.


Many Law Firms advise but only a few shape the Market - Legal work that shapes the Energy Market

 

Following our successful representation of our clients before the Greek Council of State, customer switching is now under new rules proposed by the Regulatory Authority for Energy.  

Find relevant press release, here.