Following the May 2019 death of Kyriakides Georgopoulos Co-Founding Partner Leonidas Georgopoulos, Konstantinos Vouterakos has taken his place on the KG Law Management Committee. In addition, John Kyriakides became a Managing Partner, and Gus Papamichalopoulos became a co-Managing Partner and Chairman of the Management Committee.
Georgopoulos started his career as an expert in Shipping Finance and Corporate law and managed his own law firm. He joined Kyriakides & Associates as a full partner in 1979. In 1999 the firm rebranded as Kyriakides Georgopoulos.
Konstantinos Vouterakos’s main areas of practice are Banking and Capital Markets and Securities’ Regulation. He also advises on Communications and Information Technology law. He received his LL.M. from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. He joined the firm in 1997.
John Kyriakides — the son of Co-Founder Constantine Kyriakides — has over 20 years of experience in Litigation, Arbitration, and White Collar Crime. He has been a member of the firm’s Management Committee since March 2017. He holds an LL.M. from the University College London and an LL.B. from the University of Westminster.
Gus Papamichalopoulos, who joined the KG Law Firm in 1989, heads its Energy and Infrastructure practice. He also provides corporate, commercial, transactional, and regulatory advice to clients in the energy sector.
John Kyriakides commented: “I am honored of this appointment and thank the partners for the trust they have put in me. At KG we all look forward to address the challenges of the future: To adding value to the firm as it adapts to a very dynamic, fast-evolving legal market and ensure that KG will continue to deliver high quality services to its increasingly sophisticated clientele, attract legal talent, and continue offering at the same time excellent working conditions to all its members. The members of the KG family will continue to work hard remaining always committed to our values.”