Beyond Legal Services
Since our first day of operation we sought to offer services which are tailored to the requirements of each case. We have always moved with a particular strategy and we are always based on a strong operating model which is governed by our fundamental operating principles.
Our THEMIS model (Teamwork, Harmony, Excellence, Mastery, Inspiration, Success) is the way we think, the attitudes, everyday life and simultaneously the way we plan the Future. We believe that only a Team, that works harmoniously can look forward to Excellence. With Mastery and Inspiration we seek the Success in each case.
- We focus on details
- We provide the highest possible quality (even under maximum pressure)
- We offer speed response
- We invest in trust relationships with our clients
- We maintain long-term relationships with satisfied clients (some of them count more than two decades with us)
- We maintain a sufficient number of high-level external partners, in order to be able to address large caseloads or increased needs under time pressure
- We work with a sufficient number of experts for the reception (when applicable) and use of expert knowledge
We are committed to provide the highest possible quality in case management, counseling and in providing the highest possible efficient and effective support for our customers.
Our customers are at the heart of our every day and we are working as a team, structured and efficiently in order to best serve their interests. In this context we provide the most appropriate, every time, partners, the best procedures and the appropriate advices.
According to our view a top law firm has to be based on three main pillars:
We have set and we follow high quality standards. Through our extensive experience we provide services beyond the strict framework of a law firm.
Our lawyers act at local, national and international level. This means that you will work with people who will be always next to you, listenning to your thoughts and your concerns, focusing on the case and the outcome and they will provide you easy access to a strong legal team.
Our team in KOUMENTAKIS & ASSOCIATES consists of people who are focused on meeting the needs of every client. Furthermore we assist healthy entrepreneurship and try to realize each customer’s aspirations. Our ability to build honest and long-term relationships with our clients is confirmed every day and is one of the most important reasons of being chosen. It is based on our philosophy on how we are doing our job.
Among our customers, over time, there are large companies operating in the area of Services, Industry, Maritime, Trade and in sectors such as Insurance, Financial, Education, Tourism, Energy, New Technologies, Construction and Real Estate.
With a strong team and a broad network of specialized partners we face successfully, highly complex cases and we support large and demanding clients with a personal commitment, determination and focus on results.
Leading organizations and companies make use of our services not only because of our legal knowledge and detailed approach of legal issues but also for advices and consulting on critical issues. They put us in this position of trust, because:
- We put the customer first
- We invest in understanding customers’ organization,their operation’s framework and the opportunities and challenges they face
- We provide advices based on our experience to develop effective solutions for any issues
- We believe in the power of teams and we ensure the success, bringing together teams from different sectors
- We focus on the future.
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
Our fundamental Values
We have identified and we integrate across our company the key elements that make up our unique DNA. These values unite us, differentiate and motivate us.
Exceeding customer expectations
We are committed to help our customers achieve their goals by providing legal advices of the highest quality, which consistently exceed their expectations.
Local excellence, international standards
We ensure that our customers can be benefited, by combining the highest international business and legal standards with the local excellence of service and maintaining the depth, quality and scale of resources needed to meet their needs whenever and wherever they arise .
Investing in talent
To deliver our commitment to our customers, we work with the best and systematically invest in attracting talented professionals who share the same philosophy for excellent customer service.
Flexible and adaptable team
We believe in the power of collaboration, collectivity and teamwork, and we have an open and accessible operating style, which highlights the flexibility and facilitates creativity.
Looking to the future
To be at the forefront of the legal profession we are based on insight, desire to share ideas and willingness to highlight important issues. We want to make progress by challenging existing thinking and by moving the boundaries.
Strength through diversity
We are proud of our company and we appreciate the diversity of people and the different concepts within it. In our company, we want the success of each one according to their talents, dreams and aspirations.
Our strength comes from our approach and a strong team ethos in partnerships. We enhance our ability to provide excellent customer service and we create a working environment where talented people can succeed. We are ambitious for our customers and ourselves, but we understand the importance of returning to society.
Teamwork in Action
Starting from Thessaloniki about thirty years ago Stavros Koumendakis creates his office, which quickly evolves into an Integrated Legal Services Law Firm providing comprehensive legal services throughout Greece – especially in Athens and international collaborations.
Since the first day, the growth of the firm has been based on talented partners. The target was to create a strong team, which is strongly connected by the same philosophy, the same goal and the common vision for the future.
Today, the founder, the Partners, the Associates, the Trainees and the Administration we consist a strong team in which, each of us-and all together, we strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and to achieve the best support of their interests.
Our vision is to implement an excellent corporate responsibility program which will has a significant positive impact on our company and the communities in which we operate. Our vision is supported by our principles – the values that unite and differentiate us.
We believe that we should offer for the common good, a part of the activities of our-pro bono services. In this context we are committed to:
- constantly develop our company for the benefit of all our people
- promote sustainable development through responsible and innovative business practices
- participate in minimizing environmental impact
- deal with the communities in which we live and work and provide legal services pro bono to people who have a proven need of help through a network of charitable agglomerates
- facilitate access to justice and education for all those who need it
Recently, we undertook the full support of the alliance for digital employability, a program that aims at training, with guaranteed employment, of 500,000 unemployed in Greece.
KOUMENTAKIS & ASSOCIATES is also a sponsor of the Greek school team Infinite Racing, which competes internationally demonstrating the capabilities of Greek students in Engineering and Mathematics, through the construction of F1 prototypes.