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Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC

9 ARCHBISHOP MAKARIOS III AVENUE, LAZAROS CENTRE, SUITE 101-104, PO BOX 40519, 6305 LARNACA, CYPRUS
Tel:
Work +357 24 82 24 60
Fax:
Fax +357 24 62 61 06
Email:
Web:
www.coucounis.com
Larnaca, Nicosia, Paphos

Tasos Coucounis

Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC

Position

Executive Managing Partner

Expertise-Main Areas of Practice

Litigation & Arbitration, EU & Competition Law, Real Estate & Immovable Property Law, Investment Funds & Asset Management, Oil & Gas-Energy & Construction, Corporate & Commercial Law

Career

Tasos Coucounis is the Executive Managing Partner of the law firm. He is the Vice-President of the Cyprus Land Development Organisation (2014-2017) and a member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Technical Enterprises Ltd since 2009

Publications

Tasos was the co-editor of the 8th and 9th and the main editor of the 10th Volume of “Rent Control Court Cases” in 2003, 2005 and 2010 respectively. He regularly publishes articles on many areas of law in newspapers and magazines.

Tasos is a regular speaker on Cyprus as an International Services Centre in many conferences abroad.

Languages

Greek, English, French, Italian

Member

  • Cyprus Bar Association (since 2000)
  • Gray’s Inn
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA)
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
  • International Tax Planning Association (ITPA)

Education

King’s College London, United Kingdom

1994-1997

LLB Law

Inns of Court School of Law-CITY UNIVERSITY, United Kingdom

1997-1998

Barrister-at-Law

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Skills

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

1998-1999

Diplômé d’Etudes Specialisées en Droit Européen

European University Institute (EUI), Italy

2002

Diploma in European Union Law


Cyprus

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC is advising the Bank of Cyprus on various corporate and insolvency matters. Dimitria Coucouni and Tasos Coucounis,  who is ‘highly efficient’, are the names to note.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Alexandros Coucounis at Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC successfully led the application to cancel an interim order for the Bank of Cyprus. As a result the bank was able to auction a sizeable property to recover its debt. Tasos Coucounis is a prominent practitioner.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

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.

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Employment

Within: Employment

Highlights at Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC included drafting the employment contracts for the Embassy of Qatar in Cyprus. Tasos Coucounis is the main contact.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

The ‘client-focused and professional’ Tasos Coucounis is a key contact at Andreas Coucounis & Co LLC. The ‘approachable and knowledgeable’ team is advising the Bank of Cyprus on several property transactions including debt-to-asset swaps and on the sale of substantial properties. Dimitria Coucouni is also recommended.

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