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Spiro Tilemachos Komninos

Business Attorney at Tampa, FL

4.8   28 reviews
  • Licensed for 23 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2000
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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The Owner and Managing Member of Komninos Law Firm, P.A., Spiro T. Komninos, and its attorneys and legal staff, recognize and strongly believe that the cornerstone of success is the quality relationships which are established and maintained with the Law Firm’s Clients who come from a wide array of backgrounds. In fact, the Law Firm represents (and litigates against) multimillion dollar companies. Our Attorneys represents entrepreneurs, businesspersons, real estate and stock investors, retirees, not-for-profit corporations, and individual clients from all walks of life with a myriad of business, employment, real estate, estate planning, personal injury, probate and investment law related legal challenges. Every client’s situation is unique and the Law Firm individually caters to their needs and objectives.

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Komninos Law Firm, PA


4.8 / 5.0
  28 customer reviews
Posted by bruce | November 16, 2011
Professional and Outstanding Attorney---Mr. Spiro Komninos
Mr. Spiro Komninos always held my best interest at hand when dealing with my case. Was always up front as to what to expect and what needed to be done. In dealing with my case Mr Komninos exhibited a professional and careing delivery with a postive outcome. I feel fortunate to have such an outstanding attorney to represent me. Thank You, Mr Spiro Komninos
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Posted by Stuart | June 23, 2011
Komninos Law
I have worked with dozens of lawyers- anything from corporate formation, to litigation, to asset protection, tax, etc. I can honestly say that Spiro and Tom at Komninos Law are at the top of my list of professionals. They cared about me as a client, were proactive in handling every step of a difficult real estate transaction, and delivered exactly what they promised. This was especially great for me as the transaction was in Florida and i live in California. They made it easy for me. I highly recommend this law firm. SHR- San Jose, CA
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Posted by Kleanthis | April 17, 2024
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| Hired Attorney
Hired Spiro for real estate needs
Spiro handled our family deed changes in a professional manner. Highly recommend him as an attorney for your real estate needs, I will personally hire him for any future legal needs in the future.
Posted by Soma | August 17, 2023
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| Hired Attorney
Employee case
We hired Mr.Komninos for an office related case. An ex-employee filed a complaint with the EEOC. Mr.Komninos reassured us, listened patiently and filed a very good response.The case was dismissed by the EEOC. We are very thankful for his services and highly recommend him for any of your business needs.
Posted by Odette | June 22, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Mr. Spiro komninos explained clearly all documents for my understanding; most important he listens and delivered.
Posted by Ryan | June 2, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Professional and
Mr. Komninos is an excellent lawyer who was able to resolve my potential breech of contract case very favorably for me, and without getting involved in the court system... He overcame my personal disabilities and limitations, and represented me extremely well. I highly recommend his services!!!
Posted by Krystal | May 4, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
Excellent Lawyer!
Spiro provided exemplary service. He was personable, thoughtful, and a great communicator. He made me feel at ease with the entire process and very confident in his work. I can't recommend him highly enough.
Posted by Timothy | April 4, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Outstanding Job by Spiro Komninos Law Firm 100% Satisfied
I was referred to Spiro Komninos by a very good family/friend since I was considering purchasing an existing business. Prior to hiring them they answered numerous questions and helped me understand the importance of having legal council for the type of business I was interested in acquiring. Komninos law firm was very knowledgeable of all the laws and regulations that was needed to ensure my future purchase was vetted and my investment was protected. They got the work done ahead of schedule even with challenges that were presented by the other council in the transaction. I would recommend Spiro Komninos and his law firm to any of my family and friends. I also plan on using Komninos Law Firm for all future business transactions that would require an attorney.
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Posted by Dangela Aquino Windstrup | March 1, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
A One Stop law firm/ An all inclusive 5 Stars Firm!!
We are amazed how God always answers our prayer. As a paralegal for many years selecting a good, reputable attorney is highly important for me and my family . (Integrity-Compassion-Due diligent-trustworthy,fairness, quality ), this firm has them all Our family Bussiness started with a discrimination, lawsuit against my husband from a previous employee , that then extended to a “battery assault “law suit , to more ( 3 counts against our family Bussiness) with the intention to defame my husbands character as a christian man of God who follows the word of God and the Golden rules . We were introduced to this firm by a reputable Attorney Nick, after we explained our situation to him It felt like a category 5 huracán was coming straight to us , but Mr. Spiro in the middle of our storm took the time , talent and compassion to explain us things step by step from a legal point of view .Our conversations, emails , calls radiated the peace of God , by feeling a supernatural peace when we needed it the most . Giving us hope and feeling that” Everything was going be okay “. Even In the middle of our traveling missions trips , Mr. Spiro always kept us posted , but never interrupted our Marriage Conferences. He highly respected my fathers 95th bday family reunion time .took into consideration My health issues at that time , our Anxiety level , my concerns and even as a Paralegal He never belittle me , he answered to my repeated questions with patience and with a peaceful heart . Mr. Spiro showed and understood that even with my level of education and my Latino heavy accent, an personality, he knew, and felt my stress level during this case . He had his other attorney Mr. Liben , a man who knows the law very well , a great thinker who looked at the case from different angles and even though At times I felt like I drove him “ crazy”asking so many question . They both showed a clear mind , wisdom , understanding , dignity and respect toward me and my husband. We as christian Family Bussiness and on behalf of my husband as a Pastor/Marriage Coach HIGHLY recommend this firm . Blessings to you and your family ! (Muchas bendiciones a usted y a su familia )
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Posted by Carol | August 25, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Selling A Business
Spiro represented my husband and me in the sale of our small business. He provided excellent service and advice during negotiations, due diligence and Closing. He was especially helpful at Closing because the Buyer's attorney who was also the Closing agent left the process to her paralegal who was not equal to the task. The Closing would not have been possible without Spiro. Thanks, Spiro.
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Posted by Mark | August 17, 2020
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Buying a Business
It was a pleasure working with Spiro in July 2020. He was instrumental in helping acquire a small business here in South Florida even with the challenges of being a 4 hour drive away from each other. He walked me step by step through the entire process always watching out for my welfare in the deal. Knowing that this was my first business acquisition, he made it as stress free as possible. Thank you, Spiro.
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Posted by George | January 13, 2020
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| Hired Attorney
Great resouce
Spiro is beyond helpful. He's goes the extra mile and I know my business will be taken care of when in his hands. Lastly, he cares about people and always does the right thing.
Posted by Starla | December 22, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Lawyer
Mr. Spiro was very professional during the entire process. He answered all my questions right away and always advised me on the best route to take. If I could give Mr. Spiro 10 stars I would. I will definitely be contacting him for any legal help I need in the future. Thank you again Mr. Spiro.
Posted by Camila | September 6, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
I love Spiro very friendly professional.
I'm very happy with the service from Spiro, hes very friendly and professional, after my bank negligen paid a 100 fraudulent checks out of my account witch we r talking about a lot of money, the bank denied my claim for the simple reason that was more than 30 days from the first time occurred; so I hired the service from Spiro and he recuperated all my money. I really recommend hem... Thank you, Camila.
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Posted by Gwen | August 27, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Business Lawyer
We purchased an existing business and Spiro was extremely helpful and knowledgeable. I am a very thorough and detail oriented person, so needless to say I had a lot of questions on multiple occasions! Spiro always responded to all of my many questions in a timely manner and was very thorough and concise to answer each and every one specifically.
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Posted by Avyi | September 17, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Spiro and his staff accomplished all of my goals and handled my business and real estate related matters with amazing professionalism and top results. Thanks.
Posted by NAB | September 25, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
An Outstanding Attorney - Very Professional with Great Work Ethics
I hired with Mr. Komninos for a Business/real estate matter. I had an issue with a property I had just purchased and the builder kept dragging the issues and refused to fix them until Mr. Komninos got involved. Mr. Komninos had my best interest from the beginning, was very honest and treated me with dignity and respect. He is a true professional with the work ethics every attorney should learn from. The results were outstanding and in a timely manner. Mr. Komninos delivered exactly what he promised me without any surprises. It was a great experience; since then I’ve been consulting him regarding other Business dealings. I have recommended him to many other friends.
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Posted by Judy | May 1, 2015
Real Estate DIspute
I was very please with Spiro and his staff. I had an issue with property in Florida and living on the west coast did not know what to do. Found Spiro's website and spoke with his staff. She put me in touch with Spiro right away. They were very helpful, knowledgeable and very friendly. I felt very supported by his team. They knew what I should do, was constantly in contact with me and was very helpful. I would highly recommend Spiro and his staff.
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Posted by Angelo | July 17, 2013
One of the best business attorneys I've ever come across!
Spiro came in mid-stream after we had to dismiss our then current attorney for straight up incompetence. Spiro immediately took control of the litigation our business was involved in and immediately turned everything in our favor. Within three short months Spiro had brought everything to a positive end for us. Without any hesitation we would recommend Spiro and his firm to anyone looking for a great business attorney.
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Posted by JLG | December 20, 2012
Resolving Partnership Disputes
My objective was to resolve a partnership dispute which other attorneys had been unsuccessful. Komninos was able to resolve it in a timely basis. I liked the upfront set fee, however, when things went well I would have probably been better off on an hourly basis. I am sure the reverse could also happen so I guess I should not complain as the overall objective was accomplished.
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  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Komninos Law Firm, PA
  • 2012 - Present
  • Managing Partner
  • Komninos Law Group, LLC
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Partner
  • Komninos & Fowkes, LLC
  • 2006 - 2009
  • Managing Partner
  • Plante, Komninos & Fowkes, LLC
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Associate
  • Allan & Shipp, PA
  • 2001 - 2004
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  • South Texas College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • Stetson University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1992

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Spadaro v. Restore Sleep Centers
  • EEOC Determination: No Reasonable Cause for Violation of Federal or State Law Exists as to Restore Sleep Centers (Client); Case Dismissed.
  • Doe v. Doe, et al.
  • Case Settled (Pre-Trial) for 275% Actual Damages


  • Association of Orthodox Christian Attorneys
  • Founding Member
  • 2024 - Present
  • West Pasco Bar Assocation
  • Attorney Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Florida Probate Rules Committee
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Business Law Section
  • Member
  • 2001 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Probate and Trust Litigation Committee
  • Member
  • 2001 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2005 - 2010
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - 2005
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Languages Spoken

  • Greek
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Roland George Invesments Merit Scholar
  • Stetson University
  • 1992


  • West Pasco Bar Association
  • Basic Compliance with Florida Bar Advertising Ethics Rules
  • 2012
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Speaking Engagements

  • Stewardship, Tithing and Charitable Donation Planning
  • Probate Avoidance
  • 2023
  • Paralegal Certification Program
  • Probate Law for the Personal Representative, Creditor and Beneficiary
  • 2011
  • Paralegal Certification Program
  • Real Estate Law for the Homeowner, Developer and Investor
  • 2011
  • Paralegal Certification Program
  • Business Law for the Businessperson
  • 2011
  • CABA: Carrollwood Area Business Association; BNI: BNI International (Movers & Shakers Chapter Tampa); Hospice of Zephyrhills
  • Business Law, Asset Protection, Probate Avoidance
  • 2011
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Attorney endorsements

Received (10)
Given (14)
Endorse Spiro
Litigation Attorney | Oct 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. For 15 years I have referred cases to Spiro. The referred clients are always satisfied with his work and inform me of Spiro's toughness, professionalism, attentiveness to their case and fair legal fees. I highly endorse Spiro and will continue to refer clients to him."
Business Attorney | Jul 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have referred several cases to Spiro. The clients report that Spiro is knowledgeable, professional, a zealous advocate and charges a reasonable fee. I highly endorse Spiro and feel very comfortable referring clients to him."
Lawsuits and disputes Attorney | Apr 21
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Spiro and I worked out a dispute between our respective clients prior to litigation so everyone ended up with a win-win without both our clients becoming heavily invested in litigation with a prevailing party fee provision. Throughout, he was professional while being an advocate for his client's position. I endorse Mr. Komninos."
Commercial real estate Attorney | May 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have been referring all my clients who need a commercial and real estate to Spiro for years. He is a great lawyer who really cares about his clients and treats them well. All the clients I have sent to Spiro have had nothing but great things to say about him and the handling of their case."
Business Attorney | Sep 24
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Business Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I had the privelege of working with Spiro at a prior law firm. He was intelligent, business savy, and a great tactician. All vital traits to a business lawyer, or any lawyer for that matter. He was also one of the hardest working lawyers I have known. He was almost always the last or one of the last attorneys to leave the building. Since we both left that firm I have had the honor of working with him on several litigation matters. His intellect and energy are both extraordinary. I have seen that he cares about his clients and getting results, not just about generating fees. He is a credit to our profession, and I look forward to working with him as often as possible."
Business Attorney | Jul 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I highly recommend Komninos Law Firm for any client in need of business, employment, real estate or probate related legal representation. Spiro is knowledgable, cares about his clients and is always willing and able to assist his colleagues."
Business Attorney | Jun 06
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have worked for Mr. Komninos and as co-counsel with him. He is one of the sharpest attorneys I know. He cares tremendously about his clients and always aims to achieve optimal results for them."
Litigation Attorney | May 26
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"Spiro is a brilliant, savvy attorney in litigation and transactional matters. His ability at getting maximum value for the client is unmatched."
Litigation Attorney | May 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Komninos is an accomplished litigator and counselor. I have referred my clients to Mr. Komninos with the security that he will handle their matters skillfully. My clients express satisfaction in Mr. Komninos' skill and practical approach to their cases."
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Corporate and incorporation
Criminal defense
Commercial real estate
Lawsuits and disputes
Personal injury
Criminal defense