Today’s financial environment faces many and complex challenges and regulation. Sarakinos Law leverages its in-depth experience to assist companies, financial institutions and private individuals tackle these challenges, lawfully and successfully, advising them on the whole spectrum of this multifaceted area of law from banking law and capital markets to insolvency/debt restructuring and blockchain/cryptocurrencies.

Recent highlights of our financial regulation practice:

  • Representing a guarantor in personal/consumer loan before the court against one of the systemic banks, successfully absolving him from the responsibility of repaying the borrower’s outstanding debt. This case has set a precedent through the decision issued.
  • Advising and successfully representing a Greek seller of food products on over EUR 1mil. personal and company debt restructuring through the extra-judicial mechanism;
  • Guiding a UK based on-line crypto trading platform on the regulation and tax treatment of blockchain/cryptocurrency offerings and token releases; 

Mr. Ioannis Sarakinos heads our financial regulation practice.