2018 Young ICCA scholar,
Lawyer

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Biography

Dimitrios is an attorney at law admitted to the Athens Bar Association (Greece) and currently enrolled at the MIDS as the 2018 Young ICCA scholar.

Prior to joining the MIDS, he worked as a trainee lawyer in the PMN (Pamboukis Maravelis Nikolaidis & associates) law firm, a boutique law firm specialized in arbitration and dispute resolution in Athens. He was engaged in the preparation of ICC arbitration cases and in legal research on commercial and investment arbitration and private international law. He has drafted and translated mutual non-disclosure agreements, security agreements and cooperation agreements for Banking Institutions along with guarantee agreements conducted between European Investment Fund and banking institutions.He also worked in the Hellenic Ministry of Finance and as an intern at the Hellenic Parliament.

He has a bachelor degree (LLB) in law and holds an LL.M in International Dispute Resolution from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with distinction.

He has participated in the Hague Academy of International Law summer school on Private International law and arbitration (2015), Athens summer school on International Investment law (2017), Athens Colloquium on International Investment Law & Law of Armed Conflicts (2017) and in Arbitration Academy’s summer program in Paris (2018). He was a member of the organizing committee of the 2018 Athens summer school on International Investment law under the auspices of Athens Public International Law centre (Athens PIL) and ELSA Athens.

He is a member of Young ICCA, Young ICSID and European Law students’ association.

Nationality

Greece

Working languages

English
Greek
Italian

Other languages

Location

Switzerland
Geneva

Previous location

Greece
Athens

Areas of Expertise

Investment Arbitration
International Commercial Arbitration
WTO Law
International Dispute Settlement
International Arbitration
Private international law
General International Law
Energy Law

Bar information

2018

2018 Young ICCA scholar,
Lawyer

Contact

dimitris.kontogiannis@mids.ch

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