The Greek Ministry of Environment and Energy issues a new draft bill for RES – Legal & Regulatory parameters

Front page article drafted by Metaxas & Associates Law Firm on the​ legal and regulatory parameters on the new draft bill for RES regarding the simplification of the licensing procedure for renewables, the licensing regime for energy storage and the legal and the regulatory framework for floating PV systems. As published today in Energypress.gr.

Read the full article HERE.


Prof. Metaxas invited speaker in the "6th Energy Commodities Trading Conference"

The Energy Commodities Trading Conference is only five days away! The upcoming Conference will take place virtually on Wednesday, May 11th.

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm, Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, is invited to participate as speaker. His speech will focus on the ongoing EU energy crisis and the legal and regulatory aspects of state intervention.

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Prof. A. Metaxas invited speaker in the Greek Bar Association's event regarding the Adjustment Clauses in Electricity Supply Contracts

 

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner, Metaxas & Associates Law Firm, Chairman, Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, is invited to participate as speaker in the upcoming virtual scientific event hosted by the Plenary of Greek Bar Associations regarding the Adjustment Clauses in Electricity Supply Contracts and the legal and regulatory issues arising thereof due to the extensive use by electricity suppliers due to the economic crisis.

The event will take place on Thursday, April 28th and will be also live transmitted via the official Athens Greek Bar Association YouTube page.


M&A Law Firm ranked as Top Tier Law Firm in Energy and EU & EU Competition Law in Legal 500 EMEA 2022 Guide

Following Metaxas & Associates Law Firm’s successful rankings as Top Leading Law Firm by the reputable “Chambers and Partners” in their Chambers Europe 2022 Guide, we are pleased to announce that our Law Firm has, also, been awarded as Top-Tier Law Firm in Energy and EU & Competition Law by The Legal 500 (Legalease) EMEA 2022 edition.

Our Firm has been ranked for a fifth consecutive year in the top position of the prestigious Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) rankings, which was announced on April 11, 2022.

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, while other team members are also recognized as “Key Lawyers”.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients and peers for their continuous support and contribution to research conducted by both Legal 500 and Chambers legal directories, as well as our Team members for their ongoing dedication and performance!

You can access our full Legal 500 Profile and read out Testimonials HERE.


Windfall profits in the ​​energy sector: ​Legal and regulatory parameters of the Greek case

Front page article drafted by Metaxas & Associates Law Firm on the​ legal and regulatory parameters on the​ complex issue of windfall profits in the power sector. As published today in Energypress.gr.

Read the full article via the link HERE.


M&A Law Firm participates in the 3d Power & Gas Forum, powered by Energypress.gr

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm is glad to support and participate in the upcoming 3rd Power & Gas Forum hosted by Energypress.gr, that will take place on March 30th & 31st, 2022. The Conference will mainly focus on the ongoing energy price crisis and its repercussions in the national and international energy market.

Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of Metaxas & Associates Law Firm and Chairman of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, is invited to chair the Conference session: "The architecture of the new energy system: New National Energy and Climate Plan, energy mix, decarbonization, PPAs and the key role of Renewable Energy Sources”.

To register please visit the official event's website HERE.


M&A for 7th consecutive year ranked as Leading Law Firm in the CHAMBERS & Partners Europe 2022 Guide

"Metaxas & Associates" Law Firm has been ranked for the seventh consecutive year as Leading Law Firm by the reputable Chambers & Partners in their Chambers Europe 2022 Guide.

Our Firm successfully maintained its outstanding rankings both in Energy and Competition/ EU Law in this year’s edition of Chambers and Partners Europe. The guide emphasizes that Metaxas & Associates is highly regarded for its expertise in energy mandates involving competition and EU law.

According to Chambers Europe 2022 guide, Prof. Dr. Antonis Metaxas, Managing Partner of "Metaxas & Associates" Law Firm, has been ranked for yet another year as a top lawyer in the Energy Law, “maintaining his market-leading reputation in the energy space, with experience assisting with EU law issues and expertise in energy regulation”.

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

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Boosting renewable energy investments and the critical regulations of the new Development Law

"Boosting renewable energy investments and the critical regulations of the new Development Law"

Front page article drafted by Metaxas & Associates Law Firm on the new legislation N.4887/2022 regarding the green transition in Greece. As published today in Energypress.gr.

Read the full article HERE.


Legal Update: Our Law Firm successfully represented its client, a leading Greek electricity supplier, before RAE

Our Law Firm successfully represented its client, a leading Greek electricity supplier, in its dispute on substantial regulatory issues with the Hellenic Electricity Distribution Network Operator S.A. before the Greek Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) in respect of the provision of public service obligations.

For further information read the article published today on Energypress.gr available HERE.


New Partner Appointment

Metaxas & Associates Law Firm strengthens its litigation and business law practice with the appointment of Ioannis Konstantinou as a Partner.

Mr. Konstantinou is joining Metaxas & Associates from an Athens-based Law Firm, where he was a Partner until recently. He has 25 years of experience as a most successful litigator and experienced distinguished business lawyer.

Moreover, he handles most demanding mandates in the field of commercial law, public tenders, property law, commercial and international arbitration, as well as corporate and financial crime.

Gianni, welcome to our expanding team!