Michail Topalidis was born in Drama, Greece. He graduated from Law School of Aristoteles University of Thessaloniki, where he completed also his postgraduate studies (LLM) in Civil, Civil Procedural and Labor Law. He is a lawyer at the Greek Supreme Court (Areios Pagos) and a certified mediator, practicing law since 1990. He is a legal advisor of enterprises and companies, including one listed on the ATHEX. He has provided his legal services since the beginning of the effort to establish the 4th generation Technology Park ThessINTEC and today he is acting as the legal advisor of the company “Thess INTEC Business Park Development Company S.A.”.