Eleni Papakosta


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Eleni was born in 1970 in Trikala, Thessalia, Greece and joined the Shipping Finance section of the firm in the Piraeus Office in 2000.


Eleni obtained her law degree from the Law Faculty of the Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki and a master degree (LLM) in Maritime and Commercial Law from the University of Southampton, England.

Practice Areas

  • Banking
  • Finance
  • Marine and international trade
  • Project finance
  • Ship and offshore finance
  • Aviation

Professional Activities

Eleni Papakosta is a finance lawyer based in the Piraeus office and head of the firm’s ship finance department.   She has extensive experience in syndicated, bilateral and mezzanine loan facilities, inter-creditor and subordination arrangements, guarantee facilities and other types of secured facilities.

Eleni advises a wide range of international banks and financial institutions on all aspects of restructurings and work-outs.

She also advises shipowners operating out of Greece on shipping projects and financing arrangements.


Eleni has been a speaker at several conferences/workshops organised by Lloyds List events in London and Greece.


A Euromoney Publication  Shipping Finance Annual 2003/2004  "Mortgages under Greek Law"

Lloyd's Internet-Maritime Law, November 2000 "Amendment of Article 5 of the Greek Code of Public Maritime Law/Eligibility for registration of ships under Greek flag" and December 2000 "Professional Yachts – Legal Frame in Greece"

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