Thessaloniki / Chalkidiki
Maria Papageorgiou was born in the city of Thessaloniki in Greece. She graduated from the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2000, while soon afterwards she took on to postgraduate studies at the University of Sheffield ( U.K.) in the field of Translation and Linguistics.
She is an enthusiastic and dedicated professional who enjoys being part of a successful and productive team. A confident and articulate communicator, with a proven background in achieving targets, and able to work in a multi-national environment. A consistently high performer with positive influence even in the most pressurised situations, who enjoys working on challenging projects.
Maria is a member of the Lawyers’ Bar Association of Chalkidiki in Greece ( reg.number 152) and the Panhellenic Association of Translators.
She first started her Legal and Translation office based in Chalkidiki in 2004 where she had the chance of working with local and international clientele specializing in real estate contract, investment and company law.
From 2011 to 2018 she worked as a European Lawyer based in the city of Dusseldorf in Germany being a registered member of the Lawyers’ Bar Association of Dusseldorf where she was given the opportunity of successfully meeting with the challenges of the central european legal environment. As an outcome she has developed an efficient network of onsite professionals (lawyers and accountants) with whom she is still actively cooperating undertaking legal cases that are of intereuropean jurisdiction.