Dionysis Flambouras

Dionysis is a specialist in all types of financing arrangements, securitisations and bond issues. He has been with the Firm since 2004 and has extensive experience in advising on the sale and servicing of non-performing secured and unsecured loans and cards portfolios, and the licensing and operation of servicing platforms.

Dionysis advises on asset, project, real estate, ship, leveraged and structured finance transactions and has developed an expertise in advising leading national and international credit and financial institutions on complex banking regulatory compliance issues. He has experience in financial restructurings, rehabilitations and insolvency proceedings.

He is a visiting professor at Athens University (Economics Department), teaching civil, commercial, banking and capital markets law. He also teaches a training programme on the legislative framework for non-performing loans on the Internal Training Programme at a Greek systemic credit institution.

Dionysis is widely published and cited and regularly contributes by way of articles, chapters and comments to leading international and Greek legal volumes, commentaries and periodicals. He is a contributing author to Commercial Contract Law, 1st edition (2021) published by Nomiki Vivlitothiki.

Dionysis is a member of the Bank of Greece and Hellenic Capital Markets Commission’s Examination Committee for the provision of investment services certification under Law 4514/2018 (MiFID II). Prior to joining the Firm, Dionysis practiced with Eurobank London and Thomas Coopers Solicitors.

Dionysis holds a Degree in Law and a PhD in Civil Law from the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, an LLM in Commercial Law from the University of Bristol and a Master of Studies in Legal Research from University of Oxford Law School. He is admitted to the Athens Bar (1998), the Athens Court of Appeals (2003) and as a Solicitor in England and Wales (2001).

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The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 Recognition
May 2021

Top Tier recognition in The Legal 500 EMEA 2021

Bernitsas Law is ranked in the Top Tier in the Legal 500 EMEA 2021. ‘a diverse team ... probably best in the country ... an excellent structure and understanding of the market ... highly professional attitude with appropriate knowledge and perfect consultancy ... brilliant to work with ... able to grasp information to a very high level ... available at all times in order to help their clients ... professionalism, responsiveness, flexibilty ... 360-degree expertise’.

The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 Recognition
May 2021

The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 Client Testimonials

Bernitsas Law receives Top Tier Recognition in the Legal 500 EMEA 2021. Read here client testimonials. 

'The entire team has business acumen and understanding; it is results-oriented and offers great value to businesses.’  ‘Bernitsas Law Firm has a team of lawyers who are dedicated to their clients, highly professional and experts in their fields of specialisation. They are very prompt with their responses and their legal opinions are always very clear and informed.'

Piraeus Bank NPE 1.9bn
Jan 2021

Bernitsas Law advises Piraeus Bank on €1.92bn NPE securitisation

Bernitsas law acted as Greek counsel to Piraeus Bank in connection with its first public NPE securitisation in the Greek market, with a gross book value of €1.92bn comprised primarily of non-performing residential mortgage loans. The securitisation is expected to be enrolled in the Hercules Asset Protection Scheme (Hercules), a guarantee scheme introduced by the Hellenic Republic.