Mr Chrysostomos Nicolaou > Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC > Limassol, Cyprus > Lawyer Profile

Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC

Work Department

Litigation and Dispute Resolution department


Chrysostomos Nicolaou is the Partner – Head of Litigation Department of the firm. His practice areas include Dispute Resolution & ADR, Commercial and Criminal Litigation, Construction Law, Arbitration, Mediation, Insurance and Accident Claims, Property and Administration of Estates, Administrative and Constitutional Law, Labour Law.


• Partner – Head of Litigation, Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC, Limassol, Cyprus since July 2010 • General Litigation Partner, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, Limassol, Cyprus, 2002 – June 2010 • Partner, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, Limassol, Cyprus, 1996 – 2002 • Advocate, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, Limassol, Cyprus, 1993 – 1996 • Pupil lawyer, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, Limassol, Cyprus, 1992 – 1993


Greek (native) and English (fluent)


Cyprus Bar Association • Cyprus Mediation Association


Chrysostomos Nicolaou has a Law Degree from Athens University, Greece (1992) and he was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association in 1993. In 2014, he successfully completed the ADR Group Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator training programme and became a member of the Cyprus Mediation Association.

Lawyer Rankings

Cyprus > Dispute resolution

Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC‘s ‘very knowledgeable, innovative and efficient’ team has a wealth of experience handling conventional and alternative forms of dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation of international and domestic disputes. Its roster of clients includes public and private sector companies, multinational corporates, banks, financial institutions and entrepreneurs. Senior and managing partner Stavros Pavlou is recognised as one of the most prominent litigators and arbitrators on the island and is variously described as a ‘star’ and an ‘experienced problem solver’. Chrysostomos Nicolaou and Stella Louka Pavlou are also highly regarded. Theodoros Symeonides and Katerina Philippidou  were promoted to the partnership. The group routinely handles the full array of contentious issues from complex shareholder disputes to obtaining ancillary relief as part of international litigation or arbitrations. Eleana Christofi is also recommended.