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Penny Konitsioti 

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Attorney at LawAttorney at Law MSc


Personal information


Surname / First name

Konitsioti Panagiota (Penny)

Desired employment / Occupational field Legal

Dates: From July 2012 until today

Main activities and responsibilities: Commercial, Civil, Sports Law, Contracts

Type of business or sector: Scientific research on European issues


From December 2012 until November 2013 Occupation or position held:  Attorney at Law

Main activities and responsibilities: Commercial, Civil Law, Contracts

Name and address of employer:   ELEYTHEROTYPIA Newspaper, 10-16 Minoos Str., 117 43, Athens, Greece

Type of business or sector: Commercial, Penal and Civil Proceedings





From January 2009 until July 2012

Occupation or position held: Research Fellow

Main activities and responsibilities: Research in connection to Program on South East Europe

Name and address of employer: Hellenic Centre for European Studies, 4, Xenofontos Str., 106 57, Athens, Greece

Type of business or sector" Scientific research on European issues




From October 2006 until July 2012

Occupation or position held: Attorney at Law

 Main activities and responsibilities:    Commercial, Civil, Sports Law, Contracts

Name and address of employer /  Type of business or sector


 (AEK FC), Sideway Rethimnis Street, position Mazareko, Spata, Athens, Greece  

 Legal Apartment, Legal  Consultancy with an emphasis in Commercial, Civil and Sports Proceedings




From September 2003 until July 2005

Occupation or position held: Trainee Lawyer

Main activities and responsibilities: Penal and Civil Legal affairs

Name and address of employer

Athanasios Kehagioglou Law Office, 3, Sekeri Str., 106 71, Athens, Greece

Type of business or sector: Penal and Civil Proceedings



Education and training


From September 2006 to July 2008: Title of qualification awarded


Executive Msc in European Studies:  Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Financial, Political and Legal integration of European Union

 Name and type of organization providing education and training

Athens University of Economics and Business



From September 1998 to February 2004

Title of qualification awarded: Legal  Studies (Grade very well)

Principal subjects/occupational skills:  covered

General Legal Studies

 Name and type of organization providing education and training: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens


Personal skills and competences

Mother tongue


Other languages







European level (*)




Spoken interaction

Spoken production





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French, Italian, Spanish               



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(*) Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Social skills and competences

Team spirit, good communication skill, good ability to adapt

Organisational skills and competences

Leadership, sense of organization

Computer skills and competences:

European Computer Driving License (E.C.D.L.), which includes WINDOWS, WORD, EXCEL,  


 Seminar in computer skills


Artistic skills and competences: Good command of Piano


Other skills and competences: Sports, Volley, Kayak

Driving license


Holder of a Greek driver’s license. Category B vehicle   


Additional information:


  14th Sport & EU Conference 2019 in Malta on 27-28 June 2019 (speaker)

  11ο Congress for Legal Services “A new Anonymous Company. Are we ready?” in Athens on 12 April


  WISLAW Event “WISLaw Discussion on Football & Jurisdiction“ in HFF Athens on 22 March 2019

  Congress “IP and Sports” by ESIMET Trademark Companies Association in Thessaloniki on 23-25 April

  2019 (speaker)

  24th IASL International Sports Law Congress in Athens on 02-03 November 2018 (speaker)

  6th AIAF Congress “Footballer’s Contracts, Making them & Braking them” at the Olympic Museum in   

  Lausanne, Switzerland on 18-19 September 2018

  Seminar GDPR by Athens Bar Association on 05 July 2018

 “International Arbitration in Sports” by SLPC in Milan, Italy on 7-9 June 2018

   Romanian Sports Forum at the Romanian Parliament, Bucharest, Romania on 31 May-02 June 2018

   Seminar “GDPR the next day”, by University of Piraeus, on 30 May 2018

   Legal Workshop by the European Leagues and La Liga in Madrid, Spain on 24-25 April 2018

   International Sports Law Symposium "Law and Justice in Football" by the Hellenic Center for the Study 

   of Sport Law in Athens on 17 March 2018

   Conference "Web Sport Congress" held in Barcelona, ​​Spain on 02-03 March 2018

   Seminar "Offshore Companies-Companies in Countries with Privileged Tax Regime-Controlled 

   Foreign Companies" by the Legal Library in Athens on 26 February 2018

   4th Congress of Greek Lawyers Union e-themis ‘’Topical Issues of Tax & Insurance Law" in Athens 

   Court of Appeal on 23-24 February 2018

  “Play the Game”  International Sports Congress in Eindhoven Holland on 26-29 November 2017 


  ‘’7th International Congress on Football Law’’ in Madrid, Spain on 17-18 November 2017

   Conference ‘’World Football Summit’’ in Madrid, Spain on 16-17 October 2017

Seminar “The division of marital cohabitation, divorce and their consequences” by Legal Library in Athens on 13-14 February 2017

 ISC Convention’’ in Geneva, Switzerland on 07-08 December 2016

4o National Conference of the Company of Family “Poor parental responsibility and Domestic Violence in Delfoi on 11-12 November 2016

Seminar “International and EU Tax Law” by Legal Library in Athens on 18,21 & 25 October 2016

International Conference “Player Contracts Conference 2016” in London UK on 12-13 October 2016

Seminar “The New Code of Civil Procedure after Law 4335/2015 (Government Gazette A87) by Legal Library in Athens on 27 September16

“International Sport Arbitration 6th Conference CAS/ & SAV/FSA” in Lausanne, Switzerland on 02 and  03 September 2016

 Executive Programme in International Sports Law and Justice by SLPC in Ravello (Amalfi Coast) on 19-21 July 2016

 Seminar “Useful Economics for Lawyers” by Life Learning Institute Axxon Plus on 19-20 February 


 FIFPro International Sports Legal Congress “Legal Legends in sport and the future of sports  

 law” in Amsterdam on 14-15 December 2015

 Seminar “Economic and Corruption Crimes” by Legal Library on 23, 25 and 30 November 2015.

 Seminar “Disputes in Sport” by FC Bayern AG and European Club Association (ECA) in Allianz 

   Arena on 4 May 2012 and Legal Workshop on 3rd of May 2012

 From October 2005 to December 2005 Seminar in Legal Terminology and Translation in English by   

 the Hellenic American Union

 From October 2005 to May 2006 Seminar in Civil Proceedings by the Athens Bar Association

 From October 2005 to March 2006 Seminar in Penal Law by the Athens Bar Association   

 From October 2005 to March 2006 Seminar in Penal Proceedings by the Athens Bar Association

 Proposal by the Professor of the University of Athens, Mr Kosta Bey, with subject: “Payment Order

 against General Government, Regional and Local Administrative Units and Legal Persons governed  

 by public Law

 2nd National Convention with International Participation by the Scientific Council for the Information 

 Society and by Athens Bar Association with subject: “Electronic Democracy: Challenges of the 

 digital era” (Athens Chamber of Commerce, 16.3.2006-17.3.2006)

 Scientific sitting by the Hellenic Union of European Law with subject  “Resonance of  the Stock 

 Exchange Law into the European Community: Challenges and Perspectives” (Estate Council, 


 Seminar in Athens Bar Association with subject “Revision of the Constitution” (9.2.2006)

 2nd  Convention of The European Lawyers in Athens (30.4.2003-3.5.2003)

 8th  Convention by the Aristotle University of Thessalonica with subject “Every language”(4.4.2003-


 European Convention by the Foundation for the Children and the Family, with subject “Sexual abuse  

 and pedophilia in the Internet (2.12.1999-3.12.1999)


Tv and radio interviews in various media broadcoasts published also at


 From March 2014 until today: legal column named “Ston isto tis Themidos” at sports websites.  

 From October 2013 until February 2014 weekly legal column at the sports Newspaper “Dikefalos”  

 titled "Ston isto tis Themidos"

 28.04.2012, article published to the political Newspaper “Eleutherotypia”: Hybrid securities banks and  


 From October 2009 until May 2011 monthly reports published to the Hellenic Centre for European  

 Studies with subject: “Bulgaria – Romania. Economic - Social - Political Developments”.

 04.11.2009, published to the Hellenic Centre for European Studies: “The accession process of  

 Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia in the EU and its relations with Greece”

 August 2009, published to the Hellenic Centre for European Studies: “Fine as a penalty for violations   

 of antitrust rules”

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