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Drew Marine (M&A)
1 September 2009
Timagenis Law Firm acted as local counsel in Greece to J.F. Lehman & Co. (a leading middle-market private equity firm focused exclusively on the defense, aerospace and maritime sectors) on the acquisition of a Greek subsidiary of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH)
Excel (Capital Markets/Equity Financing)
11 August 2009
Timagenis Law Firm acted as special Greek counsel to Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd. (NYSE:EXM), and owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and a provider of worldwide seaborne transportation services for dry bulk cargoes, for the public offering of shares of its common stock.
Diana (Capital Markets/Equity Financing)
7 May 2009
Timagenis Law Firm acted as special Greek counsel to the Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, for the public offering of shares of its common stock.
Seminar of the HCS on Arbitration
11 December 2008
The Hellenic Chamber of Shipping (HCS) organized a seminar on Maritime Arbitration. The seminar took place under the chairmanship of the President of HCS, Mr. George Gratsos, on 11 December 2008.
Shipping and Capital Markets
10 May 2008
The University of the Aegean, Department of Shipping Trade and Transport, on the Island of Chios organized a two-day congress between 9-10 May 2008.
Excel-Quintana (M&A)
30 April 2008
Timagenis Law Firm acted as global legal advisors to Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd. (NYSE: EXM) on the acquisition of Quintana Maritime Limited (NASDAQ:QMAR), a combination of cash and stock deal overall worth US$ 2.45 Billion in enterprise value, making it the largest M&A deal in the history of dry bulk industry.
SLOPS (Environmental Litigation)
28 February 2008
Timagenis Law Firm acted on behalf of two Greek companies specialized in the protection of the marine environment and in pollution cleaning operations in a claim against the International Oil Pollution Compensation Fund (IOPC Fund) in connection with the recovery of the pollution cleaning compensation.
Reform of the Code of Private Maritime Law
10 February 2006
By the decision no. 5156/22 November 2004 of the Minister of Mercantile Marine “Establishment and Constitution of Legislative Committee” as amended by decision no. 1141.1/15/2005/9.12/2005 Dr. Gr. J. Timagenis was appointed member of the Legislative Committee for the Reform of the Code of Private Maritime Law.
Bankers Association Honours Dr. Timagenis
16 December 2005
The Association of Banking and Financial Executives of Hellenic Shipping honoured our Senior Partner, Dr. Gregory Timagenis, in recognition of his outstanding service for the establishment of the Association.
New Offices – Blessing of the Foundation
15 June 2005
On June 15th 2005 the foundation blessing Service took place at our new office premises, under construction, in Piraeus. Present at the blessing were Timagenis family members, the lawyers and administrative personnel of the Firm, and friends.
20 April 2005
By the decision No. 32463/2005 of the Minister of Justice (Gov. Gazette No. 526B/20 April 2005) Dr. Gr. Timagenis has been appointed member of the Special Legal Committee for the reform of the Code of Civil Procedure.
31 December 2001
The Federal Court of Canada in its recent decision (The Governor and Company of the Bank of Scotland v. Nel) concerning Maritime Liens under Greek Law upheld the views of Dr. Gr. Timagenis, who acted as an expert on Greek Maritime Law for one of the parties.