Aris is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution group.

Aris has over 14 years’ contentious experience, primarily in both dry and wet shipping matters, as well as in insurance and reinsurance disputes (marine and non-marine). He has been involved in numerous charterparty, bills of lading, international trade, casualties, worldwide ship arrests, MOA and shipbuilding, marine and non-marine insurance and reinsurance disputes. He regularly handles High Court proceedings and arbitrations under various set of rules with many of his matters being reported.

On the advisory side, Aris is often also called upon to resolve time sensitive and complex disputes involving various difficult jurisdictions and is regularly instructed to lead team of lawyers, experts and other service providers in various jurisdictions to ensure the timely resolution of a dispute during its early stages.

In recent years, he has built and developed a significant advisory and contentious sanctions practice encompassing all regimes relevant to shipping and international trade.

He is dual qualified in England & Wales and in Greece.

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  • The Globe Danae [2023] EWHC 1683
  • London Arbitration 13/23
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  1. 2010 · University of Southampton – LL.M. Maritime Law
  2. 2008 · Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – Law degree

memberships and associations

  1. Law Society
  2. Thessaloniki Bar Association