Dr. Odysseas G. Repousis is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s London office and a member of the international arbitration and transnational litigation groups. His practice focuses on international commercial arbitration, investor-state disputes, antitrust litigation and business litigation. Odysseas also has experience in international and EU trade law, trade defense investigations and white collar crime.
Odysseas is recognized as a Future Leader in Litigation by Who’s Who Legal 2019, which describes him as “a dedicated and effective communicator”, with clients noting in particular that they are “impressed by his diligence and legal expertise”.
Odysseas acts in litigation and arbitration cases spanning a broad range of industry sectors, jurisdictions, procedural rules and applicable laws. His common law and civil law backgrounds allow him to effectively advise on disputes involving parties across jurisdictions. He regularly represents clients in, among others, the transportation, banking and financial services, mining, telecommunications, infrastructure and utilities sectors, and has particular experience in matters involving complex, fact-heavy and cross-border commercial disputes and claims involving state parties or governments.
Odysseas received his Master of Laws Degree from Harvard Law School and his Ph.D. from the University of Hong Kong. He has received several prizes and awards, including the Harvard University Scholarship and the Li Ka Shing Prize (also known as the Best Ph.D. Thesis Award).
Prior to joining the firm, Odysseas taught and conducted research at Harvard Law School and the University of Hong Kong, worked at the International Chamber of Commerce and the European Commission (at the Directorate General for Trade) and held research positions with the British Institute of International and Comparative Law, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and the United Nations International Law Commission. Odysseas has spoken and written extensively on international arbitration and litigation topics, and has delivered lectures at universities in the United States, Europe and Hong Kong.
Odysseas is a fellow of the Transatlantic Technology Law Forum at Stanford Law School and a Board Member of the Harvard Law School Association of the U.K.