M&A’s Legal Update: "The proposed new legislative framework on RES licensing procedures - The legal perspective"

Metaxas and Associates Law Firm's latest Legal Update: "The proposed new legislative framework on RES licensing procedures - The legal perspective".

To read the full article of our Law Firm, as published today on energypress.gr, you may click here: https://bit.ly/2QO6TWi

Important Announcement: M&A Law Firm's Managing Partner A. Metaxas ranked as top Energy lawyer in Chambers Europe 2020 Guide


Metaxas & Associates Law Firm has been ranked for a consecutive year as leading Law Firm by the reputable “Chambers & Partners” in their Chambers Europe 2020 guide that was published today.

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.

More specifically, 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. M&A Law Firm is also recognized for its knowledge in complex regulatory topics, handling contentious issues before Greek and European courts relating to, and often challenging, legislative and regulatory frameworks. Interviewees describes the group as “the most specialized team in EU energy law,” adding that the lawyers “combine academic knowledge and practical experience.”

According to Chambers Europe 2020 guide, Prof. Dr. A. Metaxas, Managing Partner of M&A Law Firm, has been ranked as the top lawyer in the Energy law practice in Greece. Antonis Metaxas is 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. In the report by Chambers Prof. Metaxas is lauded by clients for showcasing a "perfect balance of academic knowledge and commercial solutions."

M&A's Legal Update: "The new legislative framework on RES and NGCCP: higher auction limits and lower prices"

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm's latest Legal Update: "The new legislative framework on RES and NGCCP (Natural Gas Combined Cycle Power Plants): higher auction limits and lower prices".

To read the full article of our Law Firm, as published today on energypress.gr,  you may click here: https://bit.ly/32kJUXD

M&A Law Firm provides expert legal advice to DESFA and ADMIE


M&A Law Firm has been hired as legal advisor of the Hellenic Gas Transmission System Οperator (DESFA S.A) on various Competition and Energy Law issues arising in the framework of a complex congestion management case.


Moreover, we have been asked to provide expert legal advice to the Independent Power Transmission Operator (ADMIE) S.A. on specific EU Energy law requirements corresponding to the model of proprietary separated TSO (Ownership Unbundling).

M&A’s Legal Update: Overview of the recent legislative developments in the Greek Energy sector under reform Law 4643/2019



To read the full article of our Law Firm's analysis, as posted today on Energypress, please click here.

M & A Law Firm sponsors the forthcoming "3RD BALKAN & EASTMED ENERGY LAW FORUM" (29.11.2019)

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm, under the auspices of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, sponsors and is glad to announce the upcoming 3RD BALKAN & EASTMED ENERGY LAW FORUM, organized by Palladian Conferences, that will take place on the November 29th, 2019 at the Hotel N.J.V Plaza in Athens.

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of METAXAS & ASSOCIATES LAW FIRM and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute will participate as an invited speaker in Panel I, under the title “Greece as alternative source of Gas Supply for the Balkans”.

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm looks forward to this exceptional event. For further information and the Agenda of this leading Conference click here.

You may fill out your registration form to the conference via the following link: https://3rdbalkaneastmedenergylawforum.eventsadmin.com/Register

Παρουσίαση του νέου συλλογικού τόμου με επιμελητή τον Καθηγητή Α. Μεταξά "Η κρίση του Κράτους Δικαίου στην ΕΕ"


Mε αφορμή την έκδοση του συλλογικού τόμου "Η κριση του Κράτους Δικαίου στην ΕΕ| The crisis of the Rule of Law in the EU" (Εκδόσεις Ευρασία), την οποία έχει επιμεληθεί ο Καθηγητής κ. Α. Μεταξάς, θα διεξαχθεί την Τετάρτη 27 Νοεμβρίου και ώρα 19:30 στην Αίθουσα Λόγου της Στοάς του Βιβλίου (Πεσμαζόγλου 5, Αθήνα) επιστημονική εκδήλωση με θέμα "Η Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση (ΕΕ) ως "Ένωση Δικαίου" - Απειλείται σήμερα το Κράτος Δικαίου στην ΕΕ;". Ομιλητές στην εκδήλωση θα είναι η κ. Αικατερίνη Σακελλαροπούλου, Πρόεδρος του ΣτΕ, ο κ. Ευάγγελος Βενιζέλος, τ. Αντιπρόεδρος της Κυβέρνησης, Καθηγητής Συνταγματικού Δικαίου, ο κ. Ιωάννης Σαρμάς, Πρόεδρος του Ελεγκτικού Συνεδρίου, ο κ. Χρήστος Ράμμος, Πρόεδρος της ΑΔΑΕ και επιτ. Αντιπρόεδρος του ΣτΕ και ο επιμελητής του τόμου, Καθηγητής κ. Α. Μεταξάς. Συντονιστής της συζήτησης θα είναι ο κ. Κωνσταντίνος Μενουδάκος, Πρόεδρος Αρχής Προστασίας Δεδομένων Προσωπικού Χαρακτήρα, Πρόεδρος ΣτΕ ε.τ.

M&A awarded by the Energy Charter Secretariat for a second consecutive year


Metaxas & Associates Law Firm has been awarded by the Energy Charter Secretariat for its contribution to the Energy Investment Risk Assessment Report of 2019. M&A had the privilege to be invited as the expert Law Firm for Greece to be part of the distinguished team of energy experts that prepared the EIRA 2019 report.

This prestigious publication assists governments to further improve investment conditions for foreign investors in the energy sector, offering up-to-date information on the regulatory frameworks of the participating countries. M&A's expert energy practice group has contributed with its extended expertise in the Greek market on issues regarding unpredictable policy change, discrimination between foreign and domestic investors and breach of state obligations.

The Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2019 report, the second edition of its flagship publication (#EIRA2019), was officially launched in Brussels on 30 September 2019, with speakers and representatives of all major international energy institutions. Energy Charter Secretary General Dr Urban Rusnák presented the publication and was opened by European Commission Director General for Energy Dominique Ristori.

You can read more on the official launch event here: https://energycharter.org/media/news/article/energy-charter-secretariat-publishes-energy-investment-risk-assessment-2019/

The publication of EIRA2019 report can be downloaded here: https://eira.energycharter.org/