Stella Petritsi



Stella is a member of our Dispute Resolution team. She has experience in LMAA, ICC and LCIA arbitrations, mediation and regularly assists in matters before the English High Court. She has particular experience in dry shipping and international commercial disputes. Her experience extends to advising and representing clients in settlement negotiations and ship sale and purchase agreements.


Prior to joining Thomas Cooper, Stella trained as a Greek lawyer in a Piraeus based shipping law firm. She completed her law degree in the University of Athens (LLB Greek law) and has received a scholarship from City Law School where she obtained an LLM in International Commercial law – Maritime Law.

She is a native Greek speaker and fluent in English, French, Spanish and Italian. She also has good knowledge of Mandarin.


  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • Piraeus Bar Association
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Full Member)