Lydia Tsapara


Corporate Law Partner


Corporate, M&A, Capital Markets, Banking and Finance

Admitted To

Athens Bar Association 2002


University of Athens Law School (LL.B.)
Ludwig Maximillians University of Munich (LL.M.)

Lydia Tsapara is a partner of Machas & Partners Law Firm, specializing in corporate, capital markets, banking and finance. Ms. Tsapara has extensive experience working for a long time as in house legal counsel in few of the leading corporates in Greece.

Ms. Tsapara has handled a number of projects and legal matters in corporate, capital market and banking law working from February 2003 to October 2005 in Marfin Group, from October 2005 to September 2014, in MYTILINEOS HOLDINGS, while took over as Head of Legal Department in METKA INDUSTRIAL – CONSTRUCTION S.A. (ΜΕΤΚΑ) from September 2014 to October 2016 and then until October 2018 in Lavipharm Group and participated in executive committee.

She has successfully participated in transactions relating to (i) gross border mergers and acquisitions, (ii) corporate restructuring, (iii) EPC and Joint Venture Agreements for the award and execution of infrastructure projects in Greece and abroad, (iv) project finance and financing of various projects, including PPP projects, (v) concession companies established for the financing, construction and operation of BOT development (v) complex business cooperation and license agreements in energy and pharmaceutical sector .

Ms. Tsapara  holds a law degree from the Law School of the University of Athens (2000) and an LL.M. Degree in corporate law from Ludwig Maximilians University Munich (2002). She speaks Greek, English, German and French.