Lambros Soteriou > Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC > Nicosia, Cyprus > Lawyer Profile

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC
2 AGIAS ELENIS STREET
6TH AND 7TH FLOORS
1060 NICOSIA
Cyprus

Work Department

Corporate and Commercial, Banking and Finance, International Tax Planning

Position

Partner, Head of Corporate & Commercial Department

Career

Lambros Soteriou is a partner at Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC law firm. He is the Head of the Corporate Department at the firm’s Nicosia and Limassol offices.

Lambros has wide-ranging company and commercial experience, especially in corporate restructuring, taxation and finance. He also specialises in immigration law and immovable property. The majority of his clientele comes from overseas.

Lambros has more than ten years’ experience in giving advice to corporate entities, investors and financial institutions in relation to inbound and outbound investments. His recent portfolio includes transactions in the real estate, financial services, energy, infrastructure and transport sectors.

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships

Cyprus Bar Association
Cyprus Petroleum Storage Company Limited

Education

LLB (Hons), University of Warwick, UK (2003)
Barrister-at-Law, of The Middle Temple, UK (2004)
LLM, University College London (UCL), UK (2005)

Lawyer Rankings

Cyprus > Employment

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC‘s team is adept at handling the gamut of employment matters from the perspectives of both employers and employees.  Its varied workload covers drafting of employment agreements, advice on constructive dismissals and disciplinary proceedings, as well as redundancies and the safeguarding of employees’ rights on the merger or acquisition of a business. The group has a strong profile among international companies and it is highlighted for its sector expertise in areas such as shipping, software development, infrastructure management, healthcare and financial services. The department is jointly led by Savvas Savvides, Lambros Soteriou and Ioanna Solomou, who all play a pivotal role in handling many complex and high-value matters.

Cyprus > Banking and finance

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC is frequently instructed in cross-border transactions that involve financings in multiple currencies and industries as diverse as cosmetics, forestry, mining, energy, professional services and shipping. It typically acts on matters with a value in excess of €20m and has also been involved in a sizeable number of deals exceeding €100m. Tonia Antoniou and Lambros Soteriou co-head the department, which often works with leading international banks and global law firms on many high-value and complex matters. Ioanna Solomou and Lorena Charalambous are among the other names to note at senior level.

Cyprus > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC regularly advises clients on all aspects of intra-group corporate acquisitions, mergers, restructurings and commercial agreements. It also assists with related financing arrangements and provides tax structuring advice. Lambros Soteriou, Tonia Antoniou and Ioanna Solomou co-head the department, which advises clients from a range of sectors, such as healthcare, food and beverages, financial services, transport and infrastructure. It is experienced in acting on transactions alongside international law firms, and often takes a lead role in coordinating matters with a cross-border dimension.

Cyprus > Tax

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC fields a multidisciplinary team, which primarily advises on restructurings and reorganisations that generate tax work. It also advises on transfer pricing, as well as general tax matters in the context of redomiciliations, mergers and liquidations. On the contentious side, the group is also frequently instructed to represent clients in tax litigation. Lambros Soteriou and Tonia Antoniou are both highly regarded.