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Advocate Effie Anastassiou

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Clerides, Anastassiou, Neophytou LLC

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Corporate and Commercial.


Ms. Anastassiou is one of the founders of the firm and has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law, asset and project finance and capital markets. She also has wide experience in structuring and negotiating complicated cross-border transactions including private equity deals, restructurings, acquisitions and complex financing transactions. Her clients include many institutional groups, foreign state institutions, banks, international law firms and listed companies.


Ms. Anastassiou is a senior partner in the firm. She started her career working with a leading law firm focusing on intellectual property where she headed the Trade Marks Department. She then joined one of the largest law firms in Cyprus where she was the head of the litigation department. She is a senior partner in the firm heading the corporate and M&A practise of the firm.


English, Greek.


Gray`s Inn; Cyprus Bar Association; Public Companies and Partnerships Committee of the Cyprus Bar Association; Tax Planning Committee of the Cyprus Bar Association; Professional Conduct Committee of the Cyprus Bar Association.


London School of Economics (LSE) Bar Degree in BPP Law School, London; Degree of an Utter Barrister.


Dancing and Travelling.


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Clerides, Anastassiou, Neophytou LLC has been involved in a number of major bi-currency financing transactions. It acts for high-net-worth individuals, financial institutions and corporate and institutional clients such as Crédit Agricole. Effie Anastassiou provides 'an exceptional service’ and Stavros Clerides is a key member of the ‘knowledgeable and experienced team’.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Clerides, Anastassiou, Neophytou LLC is instructed by a Greek law firm to advise Vodafone on the proposed acquisition of 100% of Cyta Hellas Telecommunications S.A., which is owned by the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority. Head of team is the ‘client and results-orientedEffie Anastassiou. Senior associate Andri Stylianou is another key member of the team.

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Within: Tax

Clerides, Anastassiou, Neophytou LLC ‘stands out: all team members are dedicated, highly proactive and exceptionally responsive to clients' needs’. The team has substantial experience in complex cross-border and local transactional work and on the application of tax treaties. Stavros Clerides and Effie Anastassiou are ‘very experienced’. Clients include Yandex and Monarch Group.

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