Andreas Loukakis is Assistant and Doctoral Candidate at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg. He is currently working on a PhD dissertation which deals with the liability aspects of space-based services under the supervision of Professor Mahulena Hofmann. Prior to his doctoral research project, he received an LLM degree in European Law from the University of Maastricht, the Netherlands, in April 2011, and a Law degree from Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, in December 2007. In June 2009, Andreas Loukakis was appointed as a full member of the Athens Bar Association. Before that, he gathered his practical experience as a trainee lawyer in law offices in Greece. Additionally, from March 2011 until August 2011, he was a Robert Schuman scholar in the legal service of the European Parliament in Brussels.