Arbitration

AGA is renowned for its arbitration practice (international and domestic; institutional and ad hoc). Members of the firm have served as umpires, arbitrators, counselors and experts in some of the most significant disputes in Greece and abroad.

A well established and highly respected presence in the market, noted for its frequent presence on both international and domestic arbitrations, particularly those related to construction.

Chambers & Partners, Europe, 2014

WORK HIGHLIGHTS

Arbitration between leading hotel/resort and management company

AGA represents the owner & developer of one of the leading hotels & resorts in Elounda Crete in arbitration re a dispute between client and a German Tour Operator affiliate in Greece regarding their hotel management agreement; total value of claim and counter claim €32mn.

Dispute between luxury resort developer and building contractor

AGA represented TEMES S.A. a premier developer of luxury mixed-use resorts in the Mediterranean in arbitration re a contractual dispute between developer and building contractor.

Landmark contractual dispute decision

AGA represented the developer of one of the most prominent resorts on the Athens Riviera in arbitration re a contractual dispute between developer and the PUBLIC PROPERTIES COMPANY (owner of plot where resort is built). The arbitral court’s decision (in favor of client) was the landmark decision on which other arbitral courts – dealing with disputes between same parties – relied upon to issue their decisions.

Representation of Greek Lottery in share purchase agreement claim

AGA acted on behalf of OPAP S.A. before the ICC International Court of Arbitration in a claim relating to the interpretation of the terms of a share purchase agreement.

Representation of SIEMENS S.A. in claim against HELLASAT

AGA acted on behalf of SIEMENS S.A. in arbitration vis á vis a claim against HELLASAT for the construction of a satellite on Cyprus.

Representation of the PUBLIC PROPERTIES COMPANY against HYATT REGENCY

AGA represented the PUBLIC PROPERTIES COMPANY before the ICC International Court of Arbitration in a case regarding the interpretation of a term of an agreement between client and HYATT REGENCY re the Parnitha Casino.

INTERNATIONAL RANKING

The European Legal 500 EMEA
Chambers & Partners