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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.

Affiliations:

  • 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”

University Studies:

  • 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

Spoken Languages:

I am fluent in Greek, English and French and I have basic knowledge of Spanish.