About Dr Totis Kotsonis

Dr Totis Kotsonis is a competition lawyer recognised for his expertise in public procurement, state aid and regulatory law, including aviation, rail and energy regulation. He is a partner in the competition, EU and trade team at Pinsent Masons, where he heads the procurement and state aid practice. He advises on both compliance and contentious matters, including in relation to litigation in national courts and the Court of Justice of the EU. Totis has given advice in the context of major transport, construction and renewable energy projects across the EU, including the largest wind energy project in the UK; the construction and operation of the first renewable energy project in Cyprus; the privatisation of regional Greek airports; and the construction of a nuclear power station in Bulgaria. Totis writes and speaks regularly on public procurement, competition and EU law matters. He has been a regular commentator on the implication of Brexit on procurement, competition and regulatory law compliance. Totis is a member of the European Commission stakeholder expert group on public procurement.