Stamatios Tsetos

Stamatios Tsetos focuses his practice on international arbitration matters conducted under the auspices of numerous arbitration centres (notably ICC, LCIA, ICSID, CRCICA, AFA, French-Arab Chamber of Commerce, etc.) and on ad hoc international arbitration proceedings.

In his capacity as lawyer qualified in Greece and France as well as solicitor in England & Wales, Stamatios acts as Counsel and legal advisor for major European, North African and Middle Eastern corporate clients and State entities covering the full spectrum of legal and technical issues typically arising from complex arbitration cases. His extensive arbitration experience includes various business sectors (in particular technology, telecommunications, aeronautics, defence, resources, construction and engineering, hotel management, agency, distribution and joint ventures).

Stamatios also acts as arbitrator in commercial disputes and as Counsel in post-arbitration proceedings (enforcement and setting aside of awards) before the French and Greek State Courts.

Moreover, he regularly advises clients on French, Greek and English private international law matters.

After having worked for many years as partner in a very well known arbitration law firm in Paris, Stamatios is currently the Founding Partner of Tsetos & Associates Law Firm, a niche practice in Athens which advises and represents domestic and international clients not only in the field of international arbitration but also in litigation, private international law and international business law.

Stamatios served as the Chairman of the ICC Greece Arbitration Commission. He also participated as Member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR and of numerous ICC Task Forces for more than 10 years.

Furthermore, Stamatios lectures on international arbitration in various Universities (in Greece and France) and regularly contributes as speaker at major international events.