the company

OUR VISION
To offer quick, reliable and economic legal services of the highest quality to all citizens by utilizing our legal expertise and information technology, while maintaining the personal contact.

In a time of protracted economic crisis and major legal reforms, the citizen needs more than ever easy and economic access to legal services, in order to protect his rights, accommodate his needs and accomplish his personal or professional goals.

Simultaneously, the legal practitioner must be able to perform his duties with dignity, responsibility and effectiveness, taking into serious account not only the allocated time for handling each case but also the difficult socioeconomic conditions.

Fortunately, the information technology combined with the legal expertise comes to offer the complex solution. The pioneering online platform of the law firm NEWLAW, based on a proprietary system of attorneys-at-law Victor Tsilonis and Avgi Vogiatzoglou, offers for the first time to all citizens a great range of fast, economic and reliable online legal services.

Thus, you have now the opportunity to begin arranging your case at home, while you can at any time communicate personally with the lawyers of NEWLAW and discuss confidently your case.

Welcome to NEWLAW.

Welcome to a new era of legal services!

Victor Tsilonis
Co-founder NEWLAW

Dr. Victor Tsilonis is a barrister, member of the Thessaloniki Bar. He is entitled to appear before the International Criminal Court, the European Court of Human Rights and the Supreme Court of Greece. He is also a member of the National Criminal Law Experts’ Association with significant experience in litigation as well. Moreover, after the enactment of Katseli's Law No. 3869 in 2010, which allows private insolvency in Greece, he was member of the EKPOIZO consumers’ protection legal team for two years and became one of the leading experts in this field too.

Following the completion of his LL.M. in Criminal Justice at the University of Nottingham in 2003, Victor interned at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) where he worked on the Milosevic case. Along with his legal practice, he embarked upon a PhD on international criminal law (the Jurisdiction of International Criminal Court: the prerequisites of its jurisdiction), which he successfully defended on Tuesday 10 May 2016.

Along with his legal practice, he has written and presented papers in Greece and United Kingdom regarding international criminal law and the rights of prisoners and also published papers about the Greek and international Penal Law in scientific journals and books both in Greece and abroad. Additionally, in 2009-2010 he was the coordinator of the Thessaloniki’s Bar experts group for commenting and evaluating the current judicial decisions, while in 2010 & 2011 he lectured on English Legal Terminology and Translation at the Thessaloniki Bar (Greece).

Finally yet importantly, he is a columnist, writer and translator. He is the editor-in-chief of the Intellectum multidisciplinary journal (www.intellectum.org), founder of the electronic column “Fingerprints of the Day” and broadcaster of the radio show “Afternoon Breakfast at Tiffany’s” (2012-2014). He has conducted interviews with eminent people, such as Ulrich Beck, Carla Del Ponte, David S. Oderberg, Sue Black, Paul Johnston, Haris Vlavianos, Richard Katula, William Schabas, Stelios Kouloglou et al.

Detailed curriculum vitae
Avgi Vogiatzoglou
Co-founder NEWLAW

Αttorney-at-law, board member of the historic Papafio Child Care Centre of Thessaloniki “Meliteus” and founding member/legal consultant of the non-profit organization “TEDx Thessaloniki”.

Graduate of the School of Law of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and one of the very few people in Greece who holds an MSc in Voluntary Action Management (Roehampton University, London).

She worked for two years in the prestigious non-profit organization “The Prince’s Trust” (www.princes-trust.org.uk) and was for eight years volunteer and board member in “Association of Friends & Volunteers Society for the Protection of Minors in Thessaloniki”.

Furthermore, she is the pro bono legal counsel of the Reverend Athinagoras Loukataris’ Center for the Protection of Roma Children “Beacon of the World” in Dendropotamos (which received in 2014 a Civil Society Prize by the European Economic and Social Committee for Roma inclusion projects) and publicist of the non-profit organization “Intellectum”.

Detailed curriculum vitae