Antigoni Matthaiou

Antigoni is a qualified lawyer in Athens, Greece. She specializes in international and EU trade law, as well as WTO law.

Antigoni Matthaiou

E: antigoni.matthaiou@vvgb-law.com
T: +32 2 542 07 80
F: +32 2 534 58 88
T: +32 2 542 07 99

Experience

Antigoni is a qualified lawyer in Athens, Greece. She specializes in international and EU trade law, as well as WTO law.

Prior to joining VVGB, she worked in an international law firm in Geneva focusing on WTO law and dispute settlement, and a French law firm in Athens focusing on international arbitration.

She obtained her Master in International Law (summa cum laude) from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, where she specialized in international economic law. She also holds an LL.M. (summa cum laude) in Public International Law and an LL.B. (magna cum laude) from the University of Athens, as well as a Minor in Finance (summa cum laude) from the American College of Greece. Additionally, she participated in international economic law courses at the World Trade Institute in Bern and the University of Barcelona.

During her studies, she interned at the Special Legal Service of the Greek Ministry for Foreign Affairs. She participated in the John H. Jackson WTO Moot Court Competition in 2016, where she won three awards for her oral performance, and she coached the Graduate Institute and the University of Athens’ teams in 2019 and 2017, respectively.

Credentials

Education

  • Master in International Law Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
  • LL.M. in Public International Law University of Athens
  • LL.B. University of Athens
  • Minor in Finance American College of Greece

Bar admissions

  • Greek qualified lawyer (Athens Bar)
  • Brussels Bar (EU-List)

Languages

  • Greek
  • French
  • English

Publications & Events