Kosmas Koteas has been a lawyer since 2002, specialising in trade law. He is the managing partner of the law firm Filippos Koteas – Kosmas Koteas & Associates and a business strategy consultant in BusinessWith Ltd since 2015. He handles and has tried numerous cases before Greek courts and has managed and negotiated hundreds of business agreements. Since 2016, he is the head of the Greek branch of the company Themida Inc. , which is based in Chicago, and provides business and legal services in the United States and Greece. He holds master’s degrees in International Trade Law (LL.M.) from The John Marshall Law School of Chicago and Democritus University of Thrace, and has studied Medieval History in the master program of the Department of History and Archaeology at the University of Athens. He is currently studying Public History in the Hellenic Open University. He has graduated from the Law School Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza in Iasi, Romania.