Biography

Myrto is a Greek lawyer with over three years of experience in government practice.

Prior to joining the MIDS, she worked as legal advisor in the Hellenic Ministry of Defence, where she dealt with issues of private and public international law. In 2019 she completed an internship in the International Mediation Institute (IMI) and contributed to the IMI Investor-State Mediation taskforce. She has been involved as a coordinator in several research projects, including the Legal Research Group in International Investment Law (2019) and the Trade Law Clinic (2020) of the Athens Public International Law Center, where her team advised the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen & Merchants on the facilitation of access of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in international investment arbitration.

She holds an LL.B. from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and an LL.M in Public International Law from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She was awarded the Constantine Economides Distinction by the Hellenic Society of International Law and International Relations for her thesis on the law of international responsibility.

During her studies she participated in the Athens Summer School on International Investment law and attended lectures on public international law as a scholar of the European Space Agency and on private international law as a scholar of the University of Zurich.

She is a Rapporteur of Oxford Public International Law, where she publishes case commentaries on international dispute settlement.

Nationality

Greece

Working languages

English
German
Greek

Other languages

French

Location

Switzerland
Geneva

Areas of Expertise

Investment Arbitration
International Commercial Arbitration
International Dispute Settlement
Public International Law
Investment Law