Prof. George Krippas

Prof. George Krippas

Special of counsel advisor

Prof. George Krippas has been supporting the Firm as an external advisor since the early stages of its history.

He has studied in the Panteion University of Athens and the University of Grenoble, France.

He completed his post-graduate studies at the Faculty of Law of the University of Strasbourg and the Universities of Freiburg and Heidelberg.

He was declared Doctor of Constitutional Law with grade “excellent” for his thesis “Freedom of Press and the Right to Privacy”.

He has offered his services at the Ministry of the Presidency of the Government as Director of the Legal Service for three decades.

He has repeatedly acted as member of legislative committees of the Council of Europe, the European Union and other organizations.

He has acted as representative of the Hellenic Republic at UNESCO.

He has published over 200 books and papers frequently cited in Greek case-law and theory.

He was been repeatedly awarded for his works by the Academy of Athens, the Committee of University Professors and the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece, by which he has been awarded with the Golden Cross of Apostle Paul.