Michael-Theodoros Marinos

Michael-Theodoros Marinos

Managing Partner

Born in Athens in 1954. Attorney at law and member of the Athens Bar Association since 1979.
Founder and managing partner of “Marinos – Lazaratos & Partners Law Firm” and founder and managing partner of “Marinos – Katsas – Liaskos & Partners Law Firm” since 2010.


Α. Education

  • University of Athens, Law School (LL.B, 1976).
  • University of Hamburg, Law School (PhD, 1982).
  • Professor of Commercial Law at the Democritus University of Thrace Law School since 1989.


Β. Association and committee membership

  • Vice-Chairman of the Hellenic Competition Commission (2003-2006).
  • Member of the Legislative Committee for the Greek Partnership Law and coordinator of the Legislative Committee for the Drafting of Antitrust-Private Enforcement Law.
  • Vice-president of Greek Energy Law Association.
  • Member of the Scientific Committee and contributor at four law reviews.
  • Member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI).
  • Member of the International Literary and Artistic Association (ALAI).
  • Advisor to the Helenic Patent Office (1991-1995).


C. Areas of Specialisation

Distribution Contracts, Company Law, Competition Law and State Aids, Insolvency Law, Intellectual Property, Licensing, Energy and Regulation Law, Arbitration Law (particularly arbitration before the International Chamber of Commerce.


D. Professional experience

Extensive litigation and consulting on matters relating to Energy law, Competition and State Aids Law, Company Law, Intellectual Property and commercial contracts , international and national arbitration.


Ε. Selected publications

Prof. Dr. Marinos has published a significant number of handbooks, monographs, contributions in collective works, articles, studies and made numerous contributions to collective works in the fields of competition law, intellectual property law, company law, antitrust and energy law.


Languages: Greek, English, German.


E-mail: m.marinos@mklpartners.gr