I am an attorney-at-law since 2000, a certified mediator, a facilitator and a mediators’ trainer, based in Athens, Greece. I specialize in workplace conflict resolution, restorative practices and restorative justice, particularly in schools and prisons.
I am a 2015 JAMS Weinstein International Fellow and Director of European Programs for Prison of Peace.
I have translated into Greek the best-selling book «Resolving Conflicts at Work: 10 Strategies for Everyone on the Job» (3rd Edition, Wiley) by K. Cloke and J. Goldsmith.
- JAMS Foundation, Weinstein International Fellow
- Prison of Peace, Director of European Programs
- Athens Bar Association, member since 1998
- D.U.C.K.S. – Institute for Communication and Conflict Management (mediation, restorative practices, Non Violent Communication), co-founder
- European Mediation and Arbitration Organization (EODID), mediation neutral (panelist)
- Hellenic Mediation Society (ELPIDIA), founding member & member of the Executive Committee
- Piraeus Mediation Center, member
- Koinoniko Polykentro (for the scientific and educational support of the Union of Public Servants), trainer “Resolving Conflicts at Work”
- LLM in European Communities’ Law, University Strasbourg III, France
- Bachelor’s in Law, University Strasbourg III, France
ADR and Conflict Resolution Training & Specialization:
From Greek and international institutions (Pepperdine University School of Law – Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Center for Non Violent Communication, Mediators Beyond Borders International etc) in Europe and the US:
- Mediating the litigated case and training of trainers
- Organizational conflict resolution consulting and coaching
- Restorative practices and conferencing
- Family mediation
- The neuroscience of negotiations
- Community mediation and dialogue facilitation
- Conflict resolution and violence prevention at schools
- Participatory leadership
- NonViolent Communication, NVC in parenting, NVC mediation, NVC in the workplace
I am fluent in Greek, English and French and I have basic knowledge of Spanish.