Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C.

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Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. 

In the Business of Delivering Results Since 1930

Corporate & Commercial Law Offices

Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

European Patent Attorneys

(Formerly "SIMITIS" Law Offices)

Size of Organization: 29
Year Established: 1930
Main Office: Athens, Greece
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Telephone: +30 210 3625943
Fax: +30 210 3647925

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Established in 1930 as the "Simitis Law Offices" by Professor George Simitis, the firm enlarged its partnership in the 1960's and 1970's to include many leading Greek academics and practitioners. From the outset the firm has almost exclusively concentrated its services in the area of Corporate and Commercial Law.

In the 1980's the firm was renamed and under its current partnership maintains its position amongst the top Greek Corporate and Commercial Law firms.

Traditionally, the firm has had and maintains a very strong international client base, representing many of the most renowned international corporations. Its members offer legal advice and undertake litigation on all aspects of Greek and European Union Corporate and Commercial Law.

The firm practice includes a most experienced specialist Intellectual & Industrial Property, Marketing & Advertising and Consumer Protection division. In recognition of its leading role in Intellectual and Industrial Property Law, as well as in anti-counterfeiting work and litigation, the firm has been appointed as the exclusive representative in Greece of the International "Counterforce" Legal Network of the Counterfeiting Intelligence Bureau, a division of the Commercial Crime Services Branch of the International Chamber of Commerce.

The firm practice also includes a highly specialized and respected Corporate law division, attending to Company, M & A, Competition, Tax and Labour law matters.

The firm has two partners, twenty seven associates and a team of paralegals and administrative / financial support assistants.

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Total number of Client Reviews for Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C.: 4

Firm Capabilities:

Establishes formal budgets for client engagements
Submitted bills electronically
Conduct end of matter reviews
Formalized new associate litigation training/mentoring program
Litigation department has a structured approach to early case assessment
Established records management team to assist clients with records retention, compliance and litigation preparedness
Educational programs designed to address the changing federal rules of civil procedure
Standardized litigation hold program in place for its clients
Standardized protocol to guide processing clients' edata
Preferred vendor relationships
Knowledge management program
Has a disaster recovery plan in place


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