Firms in the Spotlight Dispute resolution
Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC
Our Top Tier Dispute Resolution practice is the largest and most experienced department of the firm. As one of the leading departments in Cyprus, it is renowned for delivering exceptional service to clients. Senior & Managing Partner, Stavros Pavlou is an Elite Leading Individual in Cyprus and praised for his “very deep knowledge of the …View Profile...
Dispute resolution in Cyprus
Antis Triantafyllides & Sons LLC has 'a detailed knowledge of the legal system in Cyprus and the respect of judges'. The ‘always fully prepared team provides impeccable’ support and has particular expertise in interim order applications, Norwich Pharmacal orders and other types of disclosure and freezing orders. It is also skilled in domestic and international arbitration. George Triantafyllides has 'an exceptionally strong eye for detail’. Clients include the Attorney General of the Republic of Cyprus.
Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office
Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office acts in a broad range of disputes from corporate litigation through to criminal and regulatory investigations. Head of department Demetris Araouzos is 'a seasoned disputes lawyer who combines a love of the law with extensive experience of complex, cross-border commercial disputes’. Katia Kakoulli and Yiannis Christodoulou are also recommended.
Ioannides Demetriou LLC ‘hand picks high-quality lawyers’ and as a result is ‘able to provide a better quality service even on the high-level, voluminous and complex matters’. It is representing Paphos Sewerage Board in a dispute over the construction of the Paphos sewerage system. Andrew Demetriou is 'a very astute lawyer’; Pambos Ioannides ‘performs exceptionally well in the courtroom’; and Christos Frakalas is 'very efficient’.
Dr K Chrysostomides & Co LLC was recently engaged by a subsidiary company to obtain interim injunctions in Cyprus against two Ukrainian entities. The injunctions are connected with arbitration proceedings that are currently pending in the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce. Kypros Chrysostomides, the ‘vastly experienced' George Mountis and associate Dimitris Papapolyviou are the names to note.
Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC fields a team of ‘hardworking lawyers who have a sharp eye for accuracy and are well prepared’. The group's client base includes Siemens. Marina Hadjisoteriou ‘handles complex disputes across multiple jurisdictions well’ and Menelaos Kyprianou is praised for his ‘all-round knowledge and his attention to detail’. Christos Galanos is ‘clear and adopts a calm and measured approach’ and Charilaos Chrysanthou is ‘outstanding’ – both are senior associates.
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC has a strong team that handles all areas of litigation. Recent work includes defending an accountancy firm in the UK that has been appointed as trustees in the bankruptcy of the estate of a Russian citizen against an action filed by her husband's trustees. Angelos Paphitis and senior associates Marilyn Terpsopoulou and Niki Liassides are the key figures.
Chrysanthos Christoforou heads the department at Elias Neocleous & Co LLC. The team successfully brought a claim to the European Commission against the Republic of Cyprus; the claim was brought on behalf of two individuals and concerned an unlawful refusal to recognise academic qualifications obtained from a Greek university. Elias Neocleous and Costas Stamatiou are noted.
The ‘hands-on’ team at George Z. Georgiou & Associates LLC adopts a ‘client-oriented approach’ and has particular expertise in obtaining urgent cross-border interim orders. It is often asked to handle the filing and recognition of foreign judgments in Cyprus. The ‘strong’ George Georgiou and Andri Mitsigga are the primary contacts along with ‘thorough’ senior lawyer Romanos Loizides.
Clients of A.G Erotocritou LLC ‘can be absolutely certain at all times that the team will do whatever is needed to achieve the best result’. The group is handling various contentious matters for V.M.H.Y. Holdings arising from a complex restructuring. Practice head Andreas Erotocritou ‘gets the right strategy for each case’.
STELIOS AMERICANOS & CO LLC
Markides, Markides & Co LLC
Achilles C. Emilianides is a key member of the team at A. & E. C. Emilianides, C. Katsaros & Associates LLC, which routinely acts in complex financial disputes.