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Our people

Since 1961, Gregory Antippa has taken great pleasure in assisting his clients to grow.

Peter Antippa took over the business in 2000 to allow his Father to consider broader areas in the business. They have enjoyed seeing some clients begin as migrants, work hard in their businesses and now enjoy the luxury of living from the earnings of commercial property investments.

 

GREGORY ANTIPPA

GREGORY ANTIPPA

B.A., LL.B - Principal Lawyer/Founder

Gregory Antippa was admitted to practice law in 1961. He was the 5th Greek lawyer to be admitted to practice law in Victoria.

Gregory Antippa has degrees in both Law and Arts from Melbourne University and a diploma in American law from Chicago. He has over 60 years of experience, mainly in Commercial areas of law. These include advising shop traders, shopping centres, leases, buying / selling all types of businesses, obtaining various licences and permits to operate businesses and arranging finance.

PETER G. ANTIPPA

PETER G. ANTIPPA

B.Ec., LL.B., FMIA, CPA - Principal Lawyer

Peter Antippa was born in 1965 in Melbourne and has been practising law since 1993.
Peter has 30 years of experience in private legal practice and he has been managing ANTIPPA LAWYERS in Collins Street, Melbourne for over 20 years.
It is not only his wealth of knowledge about property law. family law and commercial law, which is important, but it is his advice which results in astute commercial decisions.
Peter has leveraged on his background of qualifications in Economics, Accounting and Immigration for the benefit of high net worth individuals and medium to larger corporate entities.
Particularly in litigation, his signature strengths are being a tough fighter, being decisive, collaborative, calm under pressure and an excellent negotiator.
These skills are applied in the ambit of commerce including business acquisitions, property acquisitions, deceased estate disputes and family law corporate property disputes.

Evangaline Myers

Evangaline Myers

Legal Administrator

Grace joined the firm in August 2021 as a Law Clerk after successfully completing a Bachelor of Laws/Psychological Science and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice. She was admitted to practice in February 2022.

Over the last 20 years Evangaline has worked with clients across all industries marketing to both the B2B and B2C sectors. Her pro-active approach to finding solutions and working closely with clients is an asset to the firm. Her work in social media and marketing will ensure our websites are kept up to date and informative posts via social media reach our clients.

Evangaline’s excellent communication and listening skills allow her to communicate successfully with all clients and colleagues, face to face and over the telephone. She is polite, enthusiastic and reliable.

Evangaline also speaks Greek.

Maria V. Papageorgiou

Maria V. Papageorgiou

Attorney at Law / Translator - Thessaloniki, Greece Office

Maria Papageorgiou was born in the city of Thessaloniki in Greece. She graduated from the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 1999, 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 a professional translator in English, French and German
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. As an outcome of her professional experience, she has developed an efficient network of onsite professionals (lawyers, notaries accountants and real estate agents) both in Greece and abroad with whom she is actively cooperating undertaking legal cases that are related to international jurisdiction.

She is also representing clients who live abroad as their proxy by the power of attorney, in order to coordinate, supervise and finalize the process of undersigning their deeds in Greece.

Mariana Pappas

Mariana Pappas

Social Media/Legal Administration

Mariana joined our team in February 2023 to look after our social media content as well as assist our lawyers.

Mariana is currently studying her Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws while working for us Part-time.

Mariana also speaks Greek and we are excited to have her join our team.

Alexia Antippa

Alexia Antippa

Practice Manager

Alexia joined the firm in 2001. She has a background in Accounting and Project Management.

Alexia has brought her knowledge to our firm to ensure the timely and successful delivery of funds to our clients, keeping track of all payments and expenditures and managing trust funds. Alexia speaks fluent Greek.