About The D.C. Law Journal

Since 1874, the Daily Washington Law Reporter has delivered to you thoughtful daily legal information. And now, in partnership with Sfikas & Karambelas LLP, we are exploring the practical legal issues that attorneys in the District face…researched and timely intelligence you can use.


Nicholas G. Karambelas, Esq.

Sfikas & Karambelas LLP

Nicholas G. Karambelas is a founding partner of Sfikas & Karambelas, LLP and practices in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland, New York City, NY with correspondent offices in Athens, Greece and Nicosia, Cyprus. He practices in the areas of business entity organization, international law and business transactions, e-commerce, securities, and franchising. He has written numerous articles on business organization, transactional law and international law. He has authored a three-volume treatise entitled “Limited Liability Companies: Law, Practice and Forms” which has been published in its second edition by Thomson Reuters West Company (next.westlaw.com: database:llclpf). He is writing electronic treatises on contract drafting/interpretation, statutory interpretation and the law of international business transactions.

Mr. Karambelas holds a B.A. from Union College, a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and a Master of International Affairs (M.I.A.) from Columbia University School of Public and International Affairs. Mr. Karambelas is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Institute and the American Hellenic Institute Foundation. He is Vice Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the American Community Schools of Athens, Inc. (Greece) and an alumnus (Class of 1971).

Mr. Karambelas participated in the drafting of the revised business organization laws of the District of Columbia. He is admitted to practice law in New York, the District of Columbia, Maryland, the federal courts and the Supreme Court of the United States. He was elected as Secretary of the D.C. Bar and served for 2004-2005. He served on the Publications Committee and served as Co-Chair of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee of the D.C. Bar. He is a CLE lecturer and teaches numerous areas of law including company law, international business transactions and commercial law to other attorneys. Mr. Karambelas was named Attorney of the Year for 2015 by the Hellenic Lawyers Association of New York City.


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Donald J. Nichols, Publisher

Founded in 1874, the Daily Washington Law Reporter has been the DC legal community’s source for daily intelligence. We publish court opinions, rule changes, administrative orders, judge biographies, court calendars, legal notices and advertising specific to the legal community. Our goal isn’t to be the first or the fastest, we aim to be the most reliable and trustworthy.