Sofia Karlou


Before joining Major & Grove in February 2021, Sofia worked as a Trainee Attorney-at-Law at Potamitis-Vekris Law Firm (2019 – 2021) and previously at Gatsos-Tsoumanis & Associates Law Firm (2018-2019). Sofia was admitted to the Athens Bar in 2021.

As part of her work, Sofia acts as in-house counsel of a prominent shipping company. She deals with corporate, corporate governance, transaction and tax issues as well as general shipping matters.

Sofia has also participated in various M&A projects, including corporate transformations and due diligence exercises and has also worked on a variety of real estate transactions, ranging from simple asset acquisitions to complex developments and financings. She has also been involved in preparing and trying cases before civil and administrative courts.

Key practice areas

  • Corporate/Corporate Governance
  • Real Estate
  • Tax
  • Civil Law
  • Shipping

Professional Qualifications

Athens Bar Association, 2021


University of Athens School of Law, LL.B., 2018


Greek (native), English, German