SPANOS-FOUSKARINIS & Associates law firm   

former Karydas-Fouskarinis & Associates law office


Curriculum Vitae

Ioannis Karydas

   Ioannis Karydas is a Supreme Court Lawyer with more than 45 years of experience. He obtained his Law Degree from the Faculty of Law of National and Kapodestrian University of Athens. After receiving a scholarship from the State Scholarship Foundation he continued his Postgraduate Studies in Germany (Max-Planck Institute, Uni of Freiburg im Breisgau, Uni of Munich), where he studied and worked for five years. During his studies he focused mainly on the areas of Criminal law, Criminal procedure and Criminology close to the renowned Professors Hans-Heinrich Jescheck, Thomas Würtenberger, Claus Roxin και Bernd Schünemann, where he undertook a lot of research papers  on several significant issues.                As a litigation lawyer he has handled every kind of case in front of the Greek courts, from First-instance Courts to the Supreme Courts. He has obtained great experience in every matter related to Criminal law issues, complex civil and commercial litigation, as well as administrative disputes, while he handles successfully negotiations of settlements and other business agreements. Apart from these, he was for several years Professor of Criminal law and Criminology in Police Academy of Greece, while in the early stages of his career he was teaching Criminal law to Law school students. He has also published three books about the law of Criminal Procedure, as well as other Articles in well-known Greek law Journals, such as Poinika Chronika and Nomiko Vima.

George Fouskarinis

     George Fouskarinis is an Athens-based litigation lawyer specialized in the field of criminal law with special focus on white-collar/business crime such as complex fraud cases, tax offences, money-laundering, corruption, capital markets and criminal liability of companies' directors, cyber crime, data protection, environmental crime, EU criminal law, extradition and mutual legal assistance, confiscation issues and human rights. He also deals with financial and banking law issues, preventive advice on criminal compliance issues, administrative sanctions on corporations or individuals and recovery of "stolen" assets and other proceeds of crime.            He has obtained his Law Degree from the Faculty of Law of National and Kapodestrian University of Athens with a scholarship from I. Latsis Foundation, as well as his Postgraduate degree (LLM) in the field of criminal law and human rights, while he continues his education with the aim to obtaining a doctoral degree(Phd) in the field of criminal law. He has undertaken and defended successfully a lot of papers on several criminal law issues, while some these papers are being published in well-known Greek law Journals, such as Poinika Chronika.

Theodoros Spanos

Law Office

Mavrokordatou 7, Pst Code 106 78, Athens

Phone +30 210 3804862, Fax +30 210 3819375

+30 6978156761, +30 6978019762