KONSTANTINOS SERDARIS

Law School

47, Akadimias str. (Secratariat), 10672 Athens, Greece | E-mail: kserdaris[at]law.uoa[dot]gr


 

PROFILE

Konstantinos G. Serdaris completed his undergraduate studies at the Law School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (2013) and obtained a LL.M. in Civil Law (summa cum laude) from the same University (2015). His LL.M. Thesis conducted under the supervision of Professor Dimitrios Liappis was on the ‘Tort Liability of the Board of Directors of Société Anonymes’. He also holds a LL.M. degree in Comparative, European and International Laws from the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence (2018). He is currently a PhD Researcher at the Law Department of the EUI with a grant from the State Scholarship Foundation (IKY). His PhD project entitled ‘Primary Market Law in the EU’s Capital Markets Union: Between Unity and Differentiation’ is conducted under the supervision of Professor Dr. iur. Dr. phil Stefan Grundmann. During the academic year 2019-2020 and within the framework of the doctoral exchange programme of the European Law School Network, he was a Visiting Researcher at the Juristische Fakultät of the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (Lehrstuhl für Bürgerliches Recht, Deutsches, Europäisches und Internationales Privat- und Wirtschaftsrecht).

He has participated in numerous legal conferences and workshops abroad where he had the chance to present his PhD project and some of his papers. 

Konstantinos is a native Greek speaker, fluent in English and Italian and comfortable with German and French.

ANCILLARY ACTIVITIES

Upon completion of his undergraduate studies, Konstantinos worked as a legal trainee in the Legal Department of the Bank of Greece. Following his admission to the Athens Bar Association (2015) he worked as an associate lawyer in one of the biggest Law Firms in Athens. He has also served as a Legal Advisor in the Cabinet of the Minister of Environment & Energy and later of the Minister of Interior. In this capacity, he was responsible for the coordination of the legislative procedure, while he was a leading member of the negotiating team for the revision of the legislation on political parties’ financing.