Projects & Privatizations

AGA is a leading Firm in public procurement, public contracts and privatizations. Our team of attorneys provides legal services for Greek and foreign bidders in international tenders for infrastructure projects and for capital share in public owned companies. Noted for significant experience in contract management and administration of infrastructure projects, the firm is also highly regarded for expert legal insights. Name Partner Apostolos Georgiades, Professor Emeritus at the University of Athens Law School, has given several legal opinions on issues pertaining to public tenders and privatization projects.

An excellent service provided. AGA coordinates complex transactions and provides novel approaches to solving complex problems.

CHAMBERS EUROPE 2015

WORK HIGHLIGHTS

Marina Pylos concession agreement

AGA advised a real estate investor and developer in an international tender launched by the HELLENIC REPUBLIC ASSET DEVELOPMENT FUND for the concession of right to use, operate, manage and exploit the Marina of Pylos and part of the Port in Pylos, Peloponnese.

Exclusive right for horse race betting

AGA advised Greek Lottery Operator OPAP S.A., through its 100% subsidiary OPAP INVESTMENT Ltd., in an international tender launched by the HELLENIC REPUBLIC ASSET DEVELOPMENT FUND for the exclusive right to organize and conduct mutual betting on horse races in Greece for a period of 20 years; tender awarded for €40.5mn.

Greek Lottery 12 year concession transaction

AGA advised operator, OPAP S.A. as bidding consortium leader, through its 100% subsidiary OPAP INVESTMENT Ltd., in an international tender launched by the HELLENIC REPUBLIC ASSET DEVELOPMENT FUND for the right to operate and manage the Hellenic Lotteries for 12 years; upfront fee €190mn in cash; guaranteed minimum income over the 12-year period of €580mn.

Legal opinion dispute Olympia Odos Motorway

AGA rendered legal opinion on matters relating to “OLYMPIA ODOS S.A.” – the company selected by the HELLENIC REPUBLIC to design, finance, construct, operate and maintain the OLYMPIA ODOS MOTORWAY for a period of 30 years – in a dispute arising from the project.

Legal opinion in compensation claim against State

AGA rendered legal opinion to ATHENS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT S.A. regarding the concession agreement between the company and Greek State to the right of concessionaire to claim compensation from the State.

Legal opinion on Piraeus Port Authority crane procurement

AGA rendered legal opinion to the PIRAEUS PORT AUTHORITY relating to an international public tender for the procurement of three Super Post Panamax gantry cranes (budget of €18mn).

INTERNATIONAL RANKING

The European Legal 500 USA Edition
The European Legal 500 EMEA