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George Y Yiangou LLC

12-14 KENNEDY AVENUE, KENNEDY BUSINESS CENTRE, 2ND FLOOR, OFFICE 203, 1087 NICOSIA, CYPRUS
Tel:
Work +357 22 65 33 33
Email:
Web:
www.yiangou.com.cy
Athens, Nicosia

Lory Cirstea

Tel:
Work +357 22 653 148
Email:
George Y Yiangou LLC

Work Department

Banking & Finance/ Commercial & Corporate

Position

International Projects Manager

Career

Lory’s career has been strongly marked by the experience gained in the business circles around the world. She performed difficult duties of both financial and legal nature with many international corporations and investors mainly from Central and Eastern Europe. Lory is a legal consultant holding the position of International Projects Manager in our firm, with 10 years’ experience on handling high profile international transactions mainly in the areas of Banking & Finance and Corporate & Commercial. She works regularly with international law firms, local and international world-leading commercial and investment banks, international finance organizations, investment funds, government institutions, as well as many high-end corporate clients. She is involved in legal due diligences, drafting and negotiating of loan and security documentation, share purchase agreements, shareholders agreements and other joint venture documents, trust deeds, escrow deeds and other M&A related documents. Lory has also been a speaker at a number of conferences and regularly visits international clients.

Languages

Romanian (native), English (excellent), German (average)

Education

PG Laws (Queen Mary/ UCL - University of London) – Specialisations: (i) Banking and Finance Law (distinction); (ii) Commercial and Corporate Law (merit) University Degree (Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti) - Licentiate Economist (summa cum laude)


Cyprus

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

George Y Yiangou LLC is often involved in high-value and complex cross-border transactions. In a notable highlight, the group acted as Cypriot counsel to the senior lenders in a major restructuring that spanned twelve jurisdictions and involved multiple lenders. Key members of the ‘strong team’ include practice head Chris Yiangou and international projects manager Lory Cirstea.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

George Y Yiangou LLC assists major corporate clients with the full spectrum of corporate and commercial matters and frequently acts alongside international law firms. It advised a large Russian bank on a merger between two Cypriot entities which were indebted to the bank under a multibillion-dollar facility. Chris Yiangou is ‘excellent’ and Lory Cirstea is also recommended.

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Legal Developments by:
George Y Yiangou LLC

  • Commentary on the judgement of the European Court of Justice

    The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) dismisses the actions for annulment of the MoU and the Eurogroup statement and the actions for compensation of uninsured depositors for the restructuring of the Cypriot banking sector
    - George Y Yiangou & Co

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