Hellenic Competition Commission (Athens)

Sophia Dipla

Hellenic Competition Commission (Athens)
Case Handler

Sophia Dipla is a case handler at the Hellenic Competition Authority since 2019. Prior to that, she has been an associate at Koutalidis Law Firm since from 2016 to 2019. She advised clients on a wide range of Greek and EU Competition law issues, including general behavioural matters, merger control filings and State aid investigations. Sophia Dipla obtained her law diploma at the University of Athens (2009). She obtained her first LL.M. (Law & Economics) from Utrecht University (2012) and her second LL.M. (Law & Economics of Competition) from the Brussels School of Competition (2017). She was a trainee at DG Competition of the European Commission (State aid – Task force financial crisis) and she has worked as an associate in the Brussels office of Covington & Burling LLP (2014–2016). She is admitted in the Athens (2011) and Brussels (2015) Bar Associations.

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Queen Mary University (London)


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Vasiliki Brisimi, Sophia Dipla Hellenic Republic: Recent Greek cases on restrictions of parallel trade in the pharma sector - The application of Sot. Lélos criteria by the NCA and civil courts, and an alternative approach


This article discusses recent Greek cases on restrictions of parallel trade in pharmaceuticals by the Hellenic Competition Commission and Greek Civil courts that implement the two criteria established in Sot. Lélos kai Sia EE CJEU judgment determining when wholesalers’ orders of medicinal (...)

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