Mr Christos Galanos > Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC > Nicosia, Cyprus > Lawyer Profile

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC
17 Stasinou Avenue
11th & 12th floor
1060 Nicosia
Cyprus

Work Department

Dispute Resolution and Arbitration, Fraud and White Collar Crime, European and Competition

Position

Partner

Career

Christos is a Partner in the litigation department. He focuses on commercial disputes, shareholder litigation, liquidation proceedings and disputes relating to banking and finance law.

Christos has particular experience in advising on cases with a strong cross-border element, and has successfully obtained interim relief in Cyprus in aid of foreign proceedings or international arbitration. He has also successfully registered and enforced international arbitration awards in Cyprus. In 2015 and in 2016 Christos was a speaker at the C5 conference held in London on International Dispute Resolution involving Russian and CIS Parties. In 2016 he was a candidate (suggested for excellence by the Democratic Rally party) in the Cyprus parliamentary elections.

Christos is based in our Nicosia office.

Languages

Greek, English and French

Memberships

Cyprus Bar Association, Nicosia Bar Association

Education

LLB, M. Phil (Master of Philosophy) in European Politics and Society

Lawyer Rankings

Cyprus > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Christos GalanosMichael Kyprianou & Co. LLC

Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC has a ‘professional, customer-focused and solutions-driven team’, which provides ‘clear and simple advice’ under the leadership of Menelaos Kyprianou and Marina Hadjisoteriou. With the firm having offices in other jurisdictions, including Greece, Malta and Ukraine, it is well-equipped to handle high-value disputes with an international dimension. The Cyprus-based team is trusted by key insurance and banking institutions and also has a growing practice supporting clients in the healthcare and transportation sectors. In addition, it continues to receive instructions from major international law firms. The group frequently advises on disputes relating to crypto-currency trading and all aspects of shareholder disputes and breach of fiduciary claims. Another recent highlight was the promotion of Christos Galanos to the partnership. Constantina Zantira is also recommended. Overall it is an ‘exceptional team that is agile, experienced and creative‘.