Dimitris Exarchou

Dimitris Exarchou
  • Partner
  • Company: HFW

Dimitris is a partner at the Piraeus office of HFW in Greece. He  specialises in shipping, with particular emphasis on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, management agreements, groundings, salvage, general average, shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase contracts and multi-jurisdictional disputes. Dimitris spent several years practicing in London acting mainly for shipowners and insurers before returning to Greece in 2006. He is bilingual (English and Greek).   Chambers Europe 2024 describes Dimitris as an “Established lawyer who offers a significant practice handling ship sale and purchase agreements, salvages, groundings and shipbuilding disputes”. Dimitris is further praised by clients for his ability to be “able to find solutions in crisis management cases” and communicate “his advice clearly and effectively“, provide “a high-quality serviceand successfully deal with “key cases while always demonstrating consistency and commercial awareness“.  Legal  500 also commends Dimitris for being a “Leading Individual”.  Dimitris is regularly called upon to be a guest speaker/moderator at conferences where shipping expertise is required and discussions on pressing shipping topics arise, including on war related risks.

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