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The Legal 500 Hall of Fame Icon The Legal 500 Hall of Fame highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The Hall of Fame highlights, to clients, the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession. In Europe, Middle East and Africa, the criteria for entry is to have been recognised by The Legal 500 as one of the elite leading lawyers for seven consecutive years. These partners are highlighted below and throughout the editorial.
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  1. EU and competition
  2. Leading individuals: Hall of Fame
  3. Leading individuals
  4. Next Generation Partners

Leading individuals: Hall of Fame

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Leading individuals

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    • Achilleas Demetriades - Lellos P Demetriades Law Office
    • Chrysses Demetriades - Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office

Next Generation Partners

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Antoniou McCollum & Co. LLC has a proven track record in EU and competition matters. It has been advising a global software company on its data protection arrangements with third parties. In other matters, the team assisted a major international corporation with various antitrust matters. Clients include Visa. Anastasios A. Antoniou is highly regarded.

The ‘efficient team’ at Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office handles a significant amount of merger control and antitrust work for large local and international corporations and regularly assists leading international law firms. The ‘incredibly industrious and bright’ Polyvios Panayides heads the team, which also includes Chrysses Demetriades.


Chryssafinis & Polyviou

Chryssafinis & Polyviou L.L.C was established as a partnership in 1903 by the late N.G. Chryssafinis. Today it is one of the oldest and most prestigious law firms in Cyprus.

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The team at Ioannides Demetriou LLC is headed by Pambos Ioannides, Andrew Demetriou and Christina Ioannidou, who ‘clearly stand out as being capable of handling the most complicated competition cases’. Highlights included representing Cyprus Trading Corporation before the Cyprus Commission for the Protection of Competition in relation to the proposed merger of one of its group companies with another entity. Hermes Airports is also a client.

Dr K Chrysostomides & Co LLC handles a broad spectrum of competition matters with substantial experience in cartel investigations and abuse of dominance cases. It is advising the Martracon Group on various matters. Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Poste Italiane are also clients. George Mountis and Anna Rossides have considerable experience in the space.

Lellos P Demetriades Law Office advises on all aspects of EU and national competition law and has particular expertise in the pharmaceutical, insurance, aviation, food and beverages industries. Achilleas Demetriades is a known name.

Elias Neocleous & Co LLC has a diverse and active practice. Highlights included advising Galileo Global Education on the competition aspects of the acquisition of various higher educational institutions in Italy and Cyprus. Maria Kyriacou heads the large team that includes Ramona Livera and Elena Christodoulou.

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC has a skilled team that advises local and international clients on all aspects of national and EU competition law. Menelaos Kyprianou is a name to note, along with the ‘intelligentMarina Hadjisoteriou.

Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC successfully represented Y. Karydas Drive and Fly in its abuse of dominant position complaint against Hermes Airport. Tasos Coucounis heads the team.

HARRIS KYRIAKIDES LLC advises on a broad range of domestic and EU antitrust and competition matters for clients such as Limassol Municipality. Michael Kyriakides is recommended.

KOUSHOS KORFIOTIS PAPACHARALAMBOUS LLC has a ‘substantial’ practice. Loucas K. Koushos has extensive experience in competition law.

Prountzos & Prountzos LLC has particular expertise in the pharmaceutical and energy sectors. It routinely advises clients such as Mariwind Farm and Akis Panayiotou & Son. Charalambos G. Prountzos is an experienced practitioner.

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