Dr. Panayotis GLAVINIS is Associate Professor of International Economic Law at the Faculty of Law of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and attorney-at-law, member of the Thessaloniki Bar Association.
He teaches International Trade Law, International Investment Law, International Business Transactions, Cooperation for Development and Energy Law, at graduate and undergraduate level.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the Faculty of Law of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, as well as an LLM in International Law from Paris 2 University and a Doctorat d’Etat on International Construction Contracts (EJA, Paris 1993) from the same University, where he was further granted the habilitation à diriger des recherches, following a second publication in French on The Settlement of Disputes arising out of Contracts between International Organizations and Private Parties (LGDJ, Paris 1992).
Most important book: “International Economic Law (General Principles, International Trade, Foreign Investments)”, Sakkoulas Publ., 2009 (in Greek).
Most recent book: “Greece’s Memorandum of Understanding in the International, European and Domestic Legal Orders”, Sakkoulas Publ., 2010 (in Greek).
Most innovative creation: He has designed a distance learning e-tool for the training of law students from different countries on international commercial arbitration: http://mockarbitrationonline.blogspot.gr/
Main fields of expertise. He is experienced in matters related to infrastructure projects, foreign investments, energy, international financing including financing for development, international business transactions, intergovernmental negotiations, international commercial arbitration and litigation. In 2004, he was appointed as Greek member to the Commission on Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (Paris). In 2009, he was appointed as Secretary General of the Mediation Centre of Thessaloniki Bar Association.