Antonis is one of the three founding partners of LCI Law, of which he is its managing partner. He practices English-law shipping dispute resolution.
He has worked for over 30 years at the London and Piraeus offices of Ince & Co and at the Athens office of Watson Farley & Williams, well-known for his broad shipping law practice working for shipowners (including leading shipowners), P&I Clubs, hull & machinery underwriters and cargo traders.
He has significant expertise in ship casualties, cargo claims and disputes under charterparty, sale and purchase, shipbuilding, bill of lading, cargo sale and marine insurance contracts – in London arbitration, the English High Court and alternative dispute resolution. His in-depth experience of the shipping market makes him his clients’ first port of call to help them with complex issues and everyday matters.
Antonis is ranked in Band 1 by Chambers Europe, which notes his significant experience in litigation arising from charterparty disputes and ship damage, including explosions at sea, engine breakdowns and claims arising under war risk policies, quoting him as “not only [having] deep knowledge of the shipping litigation, but he also has a commercial approach” and “very prompt and easy to communicate with”. He is also a Leading Individual for Shipping Litigation in Greece by the Legal 500, quoted as being an “excellent lawyer, modest, always available”.
Memberships & Associations
Law Society of England & Wales
Athens Bar Association
Antonis is fluent in English and Greek.