Executive Member of the Law Bar of Chania
Registration number 264
The law firm was founded in 1999 in Chania.Thanks to the island’s favourable location at the crossroads of three continents, and its attractive status as a business destination, our firm fully utilises Crete's position.The city of Chania as well the island of Crete and generally Greece have been for the past 20 years an attractive investment for prospective buyers from all over the world.
The office very quickly developed powerful legal action in property-real estate law and within a short period became one of the most well-known contemporary offices in the area, including other regions having a
unique ability to advise on cross-border transactions.
The law firm has been operating for over 20 years in property law, having handled successfully hundreds of real estate and business transactions for EU and non-EU [third country] citizens and entities.
Lola Koutsogeorgopoulou was born and raised in Nuernberg, Germany and is a fluent English and German speaking lawyer. She finished her studies at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and did her Master studies at the University of Crete.
She is since 1999 a member of the Bar Association in Chania, Crete, practicing mainly civil law and focusing in real estate law.
She provides expert and professional legal services and advice to a considerable number of foreign clients over 15 years. She has obtained a long and extensive knowledge and experience in Greek Property Law and has successfully completed a respectable number of cross border property transfers.
She is a member of the Hellenic Association of Mediators and a certified CEDR and Greek Ministry Accredited mediator.
We aim to advise our clients in the best way, to support them 100%, to share their concerns and fully understand them, to respect their choices and to find the best solution for them no matter the complexity of a problem we encounter.
Our vision is to provide extremely professional work and high-quality legal services by assisting our clients step by step during the process of any complicated legal case and to absolutely meet our clients’ needs.
We are committed to provide the highest-standards of legal representation, outstanding professionalism, commitment, transparent channels of communication, and full support working at same time honestly and ethically, whether dealing with clients, courts, other institutions or adversaries.
Property-Real estate law is a complex law that, in addition to implementing basic law, also requires a broad sense of thinking, flexible handling and unified processing and treatment by combining collective work. We therefore collaborate with other experts, such as leading accounting and financial consulting firms, sales and marketing consultants and agents, insurance companies, engineers and constructors, notaries etc in order to offer integrated teamwork solutions that will satisfy even the most demanding clients by offering maximum benefit.
Our Basic Principles
• Promptness (we reply within 24 hours)
"Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work."
"Success is dependent on effort"
"A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers."
Lola is an excellent lawyer....she is extremely knowledgeable and highly professional in everything she does. We were very impressed by her attention to detail and the way in which she handled the complex sale of our old property of archealogical interest. We appreciated that Lola always gave generously of her time and kept us well informed of the progression of the transact...
Jeni and Roy Riley and Prentice
Frau Lola Koutsogeorgopoulou hat mir sehr zuverlässig und kompetent geholfen, meine Immobilienangelegenheiten im Rahmen einer Scheidung von Deutschland aus auf Kreta zu regeln. Ihre deutschen Sprachkenntnisse als auch die Kenntnis der Rechtssysteme beider Länder waren dabei sehr förderlich und wertvoll. Ich kann sie als Rechtsanwältin sehr empfehlen.
Lola has worked for us in several occasions. We will always go back to her. Cool and professional, high expertise, trustworthy, communicative and so adequate.
A real relieve when you have to reach your goals in this beautiful but rather bureaucratic country.
Michael & Esther Vredegoor
Lola was highly recommended to us and dealt with the purchase of our house in Crete with professionalism, efficiency and courtesy on all levels.
The whole process was made to feel relatively simple and easy. In our dealings since she has been quick and comprehensive with her actions and response and we would have no hesitation in recommending her. We look forward to ...
Andrew and Paula Kahn
Buying a plot
Lola, the ultimate professional! We were introduced to Lola by our agent. The process of buying a plot of land was smooth and pain free. This was all down to the amazing attention to detail and perfection shown throughout, as well as being so lovely and pleasant. I would highly recommend Lola to anyone and there is no doubt in my mind, we will continue to use her services
Tom and Carol Jackson
Lola, all we can really say is: You are a star!
Lola made the potentially daunting task of buying a house and applying for the Golden Visa, as South Africans, on Crete stress free . We found Lola's professionalism and sound knowledge combined with her friendly communication style absolutely of great help right through the complicated process. She is responsive and mak...
Phillip & Paula Kuhn