Banking and finance: Tier 2
Capital markets: Debt: Tier 2
Capital markets: Equity: Tier 2
M&A: Tier 1
Project Development: Tier 2
Dryllerakis & Associates is a full service firm with expertise across the board. In banking and finance work the firm mostly acts on the borrower side advising domestic and international hospitality and real estate corporates, and investment firms on a mix of acquisition finance, refinancing and restructuring mandates. It also represents Greek banks on financing transactions.
Recent capital markets work has included issuer side roles on bond issues and loan securitisation transactions.
M&A is the firm's strongest practices of the areas covered by the IFLR1000. The firm work on local and cross border deals and on some involving distressed or state-owned assets. It has advised international investment funds, private equities, publicly listed companies and private corporations from various sectors including gaming, real estate, oil and gas among others.
In the project space the firm is active on energy and infrastructure projects, advising project developers and tender bidders.
Recent Deal Data highlights
- Aegean Airline €200 million 3.6% bond issue
- OPAP Group €95 million acquisition of Stoiximan
- Thessaloniki Port Authority €230 million privatisation
- Lampsa Hellenic Hotels €80 million refinancing
"High level of professionalism, quick response times, excellent knowledge of legal issues and ability to provide effective solutions in difficult and complex legal matters." – M&A
"Excellent analysis of complex legal issues, very good response time, positive input at negotiations with the airports concessionaire, reasonable hourly rates and very good value for money." – M&A
"Integrity and professionalism." – M&A
"Cleomenis has excellent legal knowledge and an ability to resolve complex legal matters. He is very well organised and able to effectively handle the workload."
"Emmanuel is an excellent lawyer, with a very good knowledge of corporate law issues. He is very practical and able to provide and implement innovative solutions to complex legal matters."
"There are no material weaknesses."
"John is a phenomenal lawyer. A very experienced practitioner combining his in-depth knowledge in almost all aspects of commercial and tax law with a unique business acumen."