Mariangela P. Vlachou

LL.B. (Athens), LL.M. (London), Pg.D. (Athens), M.C.I.Arb.

Mariangela is both a qualified Greek Lawyer (Piraeus Bar) and a qualified Solicitor (England and Wales). Mariangela practices in the areas of shipping litigation and of corporate law. In the area of litigation, her work covers a wide range of civil litigation matters, both in Greece and in other jurisdictions, in relation to disputes arising under shipbuilding contracts, charterparties, management agreements, from the sale and purchase of ships and from marine casualties. Mariangela has also extensive experience, acting on behalf of banks as creditors, in relation to the enforcement of their rights against the debtors in multiple jurisdictions.

In relation to corporate law, Mariangela provides advice on a wide range of matters including joint ventures, shareholders agreements, corporate structures and restructuring, reorganisations of businesses and capital structures mostly of overseas shipowning, holding and managing companies.


– LL.M., in Maritime Law, University College London (2010)
– Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Law, Athens University of Economics and Business (2009)
– LL.B., Athens University, School of Law (2007)
– Seminar on Private International Law, Hague Academy of International Law (2006)

Professional Affiliations/Admissions

Attorney-at-Law, Piraeus Bar, Greece (admitted 2010) – Qualified to practice before the Supreme Court
Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales (admitted 2011)
Member to the Domestic Arbitration, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London (2011)


Greek, English, Italian, French