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Limassol, Nicosia

Lia Iordanou Theodoulou

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Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC

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Corporate and Finance departments


Lia Iordanou Theodoulou is the Corporate Finance Partner of the firm. Her practice areas include Corporate Finance, Ship Finance, Corporate, Commercial and M & A, Foreign Investment, Trust, Real Estate and Asset Protection.


• Corporate Finance Partner, Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC, Limassol, Cyprus since July 2010 • Corporate Finance Partner, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, Limassol, Cyprus October 2007 – June 2010 • Senior Associate, commercial department, Patrikios Pavlou & Co, 1 January 2006 - 30 September 2007 • Associate lawyer, commercial department, Chrysses Demetriades & Co, 1 June 1989 - 31 May 2005 • Pupil lawyer, litigation department, Chrysses Demetriades & Co, December 1988 - May 1989 • Pupil barrister, Hollis Whiteman Chambers, London, May - December 1988 • Pupil barrister, Alan Tyrrel Chambers, London, October 1987 - April 1988


Greek (native) and English (fluent)


• Honourable Society of Gray's Inn • International Bar Association • English Bar Association • Cyprus Bar Association • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) • The Corporate and Securities Law Group • Academy of European Law (ERA) • Member of the Environmental Committee of the Cyprus Bar Association


Lia Iordanou Theodoulou obtained a Law Degree from University of East Anglia, Norwich in the UK in 1986. She was called to the English Bar (Gray’s Inn) in 1987 and in 1989 she was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association.


Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Lia Iordanou Theodoulou - Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC

Within: Banking and finance

The team at Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC is adept at handling multi-jurisdictional projects. It is acting for a major Russian bank on the refinancing of a large international oilfield services group. Bank of America Merrill Lynch and UniCredit Bank are also clients. Stella Strati and Lia Iordanou Theodoulou are recommended along with Stavros Pavlou.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC has been active advising on many international mergers and acquisitions as well as reorganisations and liquidations. It counts Eriell Group and UniCredit Bank as clients. The team ‘acts as one and is very reliable, efficient and accessible’. Lia Iordanou Theodoulou  is ‘very professional’; Stavros Pavlou has 'a very deep knowledge of the law’; and Stella Strati is another primary contact.

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