French to Greek (Diplome de Traducteur-Institut Francais d'Athenes) English to Greek (University of Michigan Certificate of Proficiency) English to Greek (University of Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency) Portuguese to Greek (Certificado de Proficiencia em Lingua Portuguesa)
1973-1976 Lawyer in Athens. General lawyer’s practice as well as practice in the field of Patents and Trademarks in Elli Lada’s Lawyer’s Office, 42, Panepistimiou Avenue, Athens, Greece.
Service in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1976 -1979 Central Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Athens, Greece.
Central Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Diplomat
1979-1980 Department of Organization.
1980-1982 Α2 Department of Turkey and Cyprus.
1982- 1983 Department of General Inspection
1987 – 1988 Department of International Organizations
1988-1993 Α5 Department of Middle East and North Africa
1996-1998 C4 Department of Justice, Home Affairs and Schengen
1998-1999 Deputy Director of Department of Human Rights, Refugees, Immigrants
2004-2006 Deputy Director of A7 Department of North America (USA-Canada)
2006-2007 Deputy Director of E3 Department of Administrative and Judicial Affairs
Service abroad as diplomat
1983-1987 Embassy of Greece in Israel (Tel Aviv). Head of Consular Section.
1993-1996 Permanent Delegation of Greece to UNESCO (Paris, France) as Deputy Permanent Representative.
1999-2003 Consul General of Greece in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Jan-July 2003. Embassy of Greece in Venezuela (Caracas) στην Ελληνική Πρεσβεία της Ελλάδος στη Βενεζουέλα (Καράκας) for the period of six months Presidency of Greece of the European Union.
April 2 – May 3, to Dominican Republic (Freeing the detained captain and crew of merchant ship KONSTANTINOS of Greek ownership). Meeting with high officials of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Heads of Arm Forces of the Dominican Republic).
Participation as member of Greek Delegation in official visits and preparing the relative documents of the meetings.
February 1992. Official visit of Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis to Kuwait, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.
October 1992: Official visit of Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Mrs Virginia Tsouderos to Jordan and Israel.
June 1993: Official visit of Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Mrs Virginia Tsouderos to Syria and Lebanon.
Official visits as head of the Greek Delegation to International Conferences:
February 1992. Head of the Greek delegation to the Moscow Conference for Peace in the Middle East
November 1992. Head of the Greek Delegation to the Ottawa Conference for the question of refugees in the Middle East
English (Diplomas: «Certificate of Proficiency of Cambridge» and «Certificate of Proficiency of Michigan»)
French (Diplomas of Institut Français d’ Athènes «Diplome de Traducteur», «Diplome Superieur», «Diplome d’ Etudes Superieures», «Diplome Superieur de Francais des Affaires» and «Certificat Pratique de Francais Commercial et Economique»)
Portuguese. (Diploma «Certificado de Proficiencia em Lingua Portuguesa» of the Ministry of Education of Brazil)
Spanish: (level equal to diploma «Diploma Superior de Espanol»)
German: (elementary)Current activities
Translator - Special researcher of jurisprudence of European Court of Justice and European Court of Human Rights (Strasbourg) in various fields of Human Rights, equality in labour and retirement righs etc as appear in the web page www.equal-rights-greece.colm