Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C.
10 Solonos Street,
106 73 Athens,
Telephone: +30 210 36 25 943
Fax: +30 210 36 47 925
Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C., one of the leading business law firms in Greece, provides a wide range of specialized legal services to both domestic and international clients. A full-service business law firm, organized in specialist practice groups, among which the Intellectual Property / Information Technology / Communication Technology practice group holds a most prominent position, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. traces its origins in the 1930s to the “Simitis Law Firm”, aptly balancing the long-standing expertise with a fresh approach to the constantly changing business and legal environment. Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C.’s team of experts in the IP/IT/CT practice area has extensive international experience in all, contentious and non-contentious, aspects of the broad IP/IT/CT spectrum (Intellectual Property - Copyright - Unfair Competition & Passing Off - Industrial Property - Patents - Utility Models - Trade & Service Marks - Designs - Domain Names - Information Technology - Communications Technology - Data Protection - Media & Advertising - Technology Transfer - Infringing & Counterfeit Products - Customs Surveillance & Intervention - et al). Alongside the more traditional aspects of intellectual property, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. has developed expert practices in specialist fields, such as electronic communications, pharmaceutical patents, technology transfer & licensing thereof, et al. In recognition of the firm’s strong IP/IT/CT practice in general, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. is regularly featured in the top tiers of international IP/IT/CT registers, including “Martindale-Hubbell” and “The European Legal 500”. Clients quoted in “The European Legal 500” (2007 edition), state that the firm is “excellent” and “of the highest level”, and express their “deep and sincere respect” for lawyers who are “hard workers and respond positively under the most extensive pressure”. In recognition, in particular, of the firm’s strong anti-counterfeiting practice, Ballas, Pelecanos & Associates L.P.C. has been designated the Greek law office of the Counterforce Network, established by the Commercial Crime Division of the ICC.