CAREERS

We hire the best-qualified people, who can contribute to our firm through a productive and rewarding career, and who can add tangible value to the services that we deliver to our clients.

Associate – Project Finance

KG Law Firm, a leading Greek law firm, dating back to 1930’s and recognized as one of the most prestigious law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a motivated and experienced Lawyer in order to join its Project Finance Practice. You will be expected to work within a team of eminent lawyers dealing with transactions of both domestic and international dimension.

Main responsibilities:

  • Provides legal services in the full spectrum of project finance, banking and finance, including advice in corporate law matters
  • Assists in structuring, drafting and negotiating financing documentation (loan/bond agreements and various types of security agreements)
  • Manages project due diligence
  • Provides advice on complex legal & regulatory compliance issues with financial impact
  • Assists in drafting and negotiating project agreements related to energy, infrastructure (construction, operation, maintenance agreements) and real estate
  • Assists and/or handles transaction closings under tight deadlines

Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law
  • Master’s degree in Corporate Law, Banking and Financial Law, Business Law, or Commercial Law or other relevant field
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Project Finance and/or Banking & Finance. Experience in Corporate M&A practice areas would be appreciated
  • Ability to multi-task, great commitment and attention to detail
  • Sound drafting skills both in the Greek and English language
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under deadlines
  • Personality with high morale and integrity

If you are ready to be part of an esteemed Greek multi-tier business law firm, you may apply now at : hr@kglawfirm.gr  (ref.nr.:8201L).

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

8201L

Senior Associate – GDPR

KG Law Firm, a fully integrated, leading Greek law firm dating back to 1930’s and recognized as one of the most prestigious law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a highly qualified and experienced Senior Associate Lawyer to join its Data Protection & Privacy Practice.

Main responsibilities:

The candidate is expected to work as part of a team of proficient Lawyers of differing levels of experience in a highly competitive environment and will be responsible for offering the Firm’s clients expert guidance with holistic data protection and GDPR compliance solutions that help reduce the risks of GDPR non-compliance and maximise opportunities and business growth.

The candidate is also expected to offer tailored advice specifically designed to meet the individual privacy and data protection needs of the Firm’s clients operating in diverse industries such as TMT, pharma and health care, financial institutions, insurance, hotels and leisure.  In this role, the candidate must be in a position to identify issues faced by such organisations and ensure adequate compliance with EU and national privacy regulations in their operations and provide lasting solutions on a per-case basis.

The candidate must:

  • demonstrate deep knowledge of data privacy, data handling and data classification
  • demonstrate experience of managing data protection and privacy issues
  • be proficient in analyzing conformity with data protection regulations and ensure that agreements comply with data protection laws
  • be skilled to advise on obligations of data controllers and data processors, on cross-border transfers of personal data, on security of personal data and on managing data breaches, to conduct trainings on data protection laws tailored to different industries, to draft privacy notices and cookie notices etc.

Main Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a Greek University
  • A Master’s Degree in Law or other relevant field, from a top-tier European University will be taken into consideration
  • At least 8 years of overall legal experience both from an advisory and law enforcement-oriented practice
  • Excellent command of the English language, both orally and written
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office
  • Personality of high ethics and integrity
  • Excellent writing, organisational and problem solving skills
  • Strong client service orientation
  • Ability to prioritise and work against tight deadlines and manage own caseload
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with people across the business
  • Ability to work well in both a team and individually
  • Keen to develop and use initiative

Please send your CV at: hr@kglawfirm.gr  (ref.nr.:5810L).

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

5810L

Junior Associate – Public & Administrative Law

KG Law Firm, a leading Greek law firm, dating back to 1930’s and recognized as one of the most prestigious law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a motivated associate in junior level with experience 1-2 years in the field of public and administrative law practice, both in litigation and advice work.

You will become part of a dynamic team of eminent lawyers in a highly collaborative and inspiring environment, dealing with important cases and a significant client portfolio.

Main responsibilities:

  • Advising clients on petitions for the annulment of administrative sanctions and fines and on disputes arising from public procurement processes and the award of public tenders.
  • Advising clients in disputes relating to regulatory and legislative compliance and interpretation
  • Representing clients in the challenge of acts and decisions of central and local government and public bodies

Main Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • 1-2 years working experience in public/administrative law
  • Postgraduate degree in public law/administrative law
  • Analytical and drafting skills
  • Excellent command of the English and Greek language (both oral and written)
  • Focus on delivering work of high quality
  • Commitment, integrity and work ethics
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member under strict deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

If you are ready to be part of a highly-regarded Greek multi-tier business law firm, you may apply now at  hr@kglawfirm.gr (ref.nr.:7505L)

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

7505L

Associate –Start Ups and Innovation Transaction Team

KG Law Firm, a leading and innovative Greek law firm, recognized as one of the largest and most prestigious multidisciplinary law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a motivated Associate, with corporate law background and/or interest to work in the startups and innovation transaction team.

You will become part of the market leader in corporate and M&A work in the field of startups and innovation and project development.

Main responsibilities:

  • Legal support in the setting up of startups
  • Legal support in the drafting of various commercial agreements (shareholders’ agreements, services agreements, share/asset transfer agreements etc)
  • Legal support in day to day corporate law matters
  • Corporate due diligence
  • Day-to-day support to the companies and/or their investors
  • Transaction support (M&A, project development)
  • Project managing the transactions
  • Cooperating with associates of other legal disciplines, such as GDPR, IP, Tax, Employment, Litigation, Banking and Finance etc.

Main Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law.
  • (English language) master’s Degree will be considered a plus.
  • Qualified as an attorney-at-law in Greece.
  • Αt least 1-2 years of prior experience in corporate and commercial law and/or transactions.
  • Excellent command of English (both oral and written).
  • Familiarity will legal technology and good command on Microsoft programs will be appreciated.
  • Eagerness to learn, take initiative and responsibility.
  • Team spirit- willingness to work in teams.
  • Strong work ethics.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

If you are ready to be part of a dynamic team with a pioneering and multi-disciplinary business law firm, you may apply now at  hr@kglawfirm.gr (ref.nr.:6310L)

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

6310L

Associate – Corporate & Finance/Capital Markets

KG Law Firm, a fully integrated, leading Greek law firm dating back to 1930’s and recognized as one of the most prestigious law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a motivated Associate experienced in corporate law, banking, finance and capital markets.

We aspire to work with people with a client-oriented mind-set, strong lawyering and communications skills, and ability to work as team players. We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits.

Main Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a Greek Law School with a gpa of at least 7.5
  • LL.M in English preferably from law school based in US, UK, The Netherlands or Germany
  • Qualified as an attorney-at-law in Greece.
  • At least 3-5 years of work experience in Greek law firm in corporate law/banking & finance/capital markets
  • Analytical and drafting skills, clear and concise writing, attention to detail.
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and ownership, proactivity.
  • Excellent command of the English language (both oral and written).
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member under strict deadlines.

If you are ready to be part of a highly regarded Greek multi-tier business law firm, you may apply now at hr@kglawfirm.gr (ref.nr.: 9907L)

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

9907L

Associate – Tax

KG Law Firm, a leading Greek law firm, dating back to 1930’s and recognized as one of the most prestigious law firms in Greece, is seeking to recruit a motivated Associate with experience in the field of taxation, focusing on VAT and indirect taxation.

You will become part of a dynamic team of eminent lawyers in a highly collaborative and inspiring environment, dealing with important domestic and cross border transactions and a significant client portfolio.

Main responsibilities:

  • Carrying out technical research and preparing reports on tax law issues with emphasis on VAT and indirect tax issues.
  • Advising leading foreign and domestic companies in all industries on taxation issues focusing on VAT and indirect tax issues.
  • Support clients on indirect tax law issues before the Greek tax authorities and administrative courts within the context of tax litigation procedures.

Main Qualifications / Personal Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law.
  • Master’s degree, preferably in Tax Law from a prominent University.
  • Long Term Tax Seminar certification will be highly appreciated.
  • Qualified as an attorney-at-law in Greece.
  • 2 – 5 years of relevant prior experience.
  • Analytical and drafting skills.
  • Excellent command of the English language (both oral and written).
  • Proven track record in taxation related work with emphasis on VAT and indirect tax issues.
  • Commitment, integrity and work ethics.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member under strict deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills and commercial awareness.

If you are ready to be part of a highly-regarded Greek multi-tier business law firm, you may apply now at  hr@kglawfirm.gr (ref.nr.: 6404L)

All applications will be treated as confidential.

VACANCY CODE

6404L