Firms in the Spotlight Maritime and admiralty
Montanios & Montanios LLC
Montanios & Montanios (M & M) is one of the oldest law firms in Cyprus with an international practice. Over the last 67 years, it has acted for a wide spectrum of Cypriot and overseas clients, both corporate and private. It has been involved in a great number of local and international shipping corporate and …View Profile...
Maritime and admiralty in Cyprus
Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC's ‘energetic and professional’ team adopts a ‘very client-oriented approach to matters’. The group serves as deputy registrar of the Belize-ship registry in Cyprus and Greece. Highlights included advising its client from the beginning on the purchase of a vessel through an offshore company in a matter that spanned different jurisdictions. The matter was complicated by the fact that the money for the purchase was issued through promissory notes.
Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office
Chrysses Demetriades & Co Law Office is 'a great firm for shipping work' and has 'an efficient and well-established’ team. The group assisted a German bank with all local law matters concerning a complex multi-jurisdictional deal relating to the refinancing of a fleet of ten vessels. Michael McBride is praised for his ‘all-round experience’ and Marion Madella is recommended for her ‘expertise in ship financing’. The ‘first-class and responsive’ Yiannis Christodoulou provides ‘clear advice’.
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC advises clients such as Aegeon Insurance, Limassol Marina and Nordea Bank. The team handles a large amount of debt recovery work for carriers and is adept at advising on ship and superyacht purchases as well as handling proceedings before the admiralty jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of Cyprus. Head of team Costas Stamatiou has 'an excellent understanding of the local requirements on international transactions’.