Pavlos Sarakis was born in Agrinio.
He is a graduate of Law School of Athens University.
He furthered his knowledge of criminal law at the University of Rome where his studies focused on organised crime.
He has been called to the bar of the Hellenic Supreme Court and the Council of State
He practices law specialising in criminal law. He is renowned for his rhetorical skills in the courtroom and for his defence tactics.
His daily attendance at criminal courts is proof positive of his outstanding experience in handling criminal cases.
A member of the Athens Bar Association he is also a member of the Hellenic Criminal Bar Association, the Hellenic Association of Jurists for Criminal Law and Justice.
He has served as shareholder and vice chairman of the board of Panetolikos GFS Football Club.
He is a former Vice Chairman and Board member of the Athens Old People’s Home. He is an active member of the Hellenic – American Chamber of Commerce, the Hellenic – Russian Chamber, the Hellenic – German and the
He was a candidate in the parliamentary elections on 17 June 2012 in the Athens 2nd Constituency for the New Democracy Party. He speaks both English and Italian.
He runs a law firm with the name Pavlos K. Sarakis & Associates.