MEMBERS OF THE THESSALONIKI BAR ASSOCIATION
Konstantinos Karayiannis was born in Thessaloniki. He attended the ANATOLIA College of Thessaloniki where he earned distinctions, and subsequently studied law at the Democritus University of Thrace. During his studies, he wrote academic papers, attended a large number of law seminars, participated in Model United Nations conferences, was an active member of the Debate Society of Komotini, and participated as speaker in events on current legal matters. Of special note is his distinction at an International Moot Court Competition, which led to an invitation from the University of Barcelona to attend part of its postgraduate program.
Afterwards, he completed with great honours his postgraduate studies (LL.M.) in Commercial and Finance Law at the Democritus University of Thrace. Today, Konstantinos Karayiannis, after having distinguished himself at the bar exam of the Thessaloniki Bar Association, is a Lawyer of the Thessaloniki Bar Association. Since 2011, he is a member of ELSA – the European Law Students’ Association. He specializes in commercial law, and also undertakes civil and criminal law cases.
Languages: proficient in English, working knowledge of German.
Chrysa Karayiannis was born in Thessaloniki. She graduated with honors from the ANATOLIA College of Thessaloniki and went on to study law at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. During her studies she excelled and was awarded fellowships. Subsequently, she completed postgraduate studies in Civil Law at the same university.
Many of the court decisions she has won have been published in legal journals and digital law libraries and have also been cited in academic publications. She has also expounded on her views in television shows, interviews to foreign publications, and articles.
Her experience includes having worked as legal counsel for businesses in various sectors since 1984.
Languages: proficient in English, working knowledge of French