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AGP CHAMBERS, 84 SPYROU KYPRIANOU AVENUE, 4004 LIMASSOL, CYPRUS
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Work +357 25 73 10 00
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www.agplaw.com

Angelos Paphitis

Tel:
Work +357 25731000
Email:
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC

Work Department

Advocate - Founder and Head Office.

Position

His main areas of practice are general Commercial, Corporate, Company and Tax law with a special expertise in international tax planning, Civil Litigation, Shipping and Admiralty, Property Law and Conveyancing, Intellectual Property Law, Finance and Banking law, Foreign Investments in Cyprus and abroad.

Career

He joined a Cyprus leading law firm in 2003 and in 2006 he set up A.G. Paphitis & Co Law firm.

Languages

Greek and English.

Member

Admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 2004. He is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association, the International Bar Association, the International Tax Planning Organization, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the International Law Office and the Honourable Society of Gray's Inn.

Education

He graduated in Law with honours from the London South Bank University in 2001. In 2002, he successfully completed the Bar Vocational Course (BVC) and has been qualified as Barrister at Law in England and Wales, member of Gray's Inn. He obtained his LL.M at University College London (UCL), University of London, in 2002 and he was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association in 2004. In 2006 he has been certified as a Registered Trust and Estate Practitioner from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and the same year he obtained a post graduate diploma on International Tax Law from Robert Kennedy College in Zurich, Switzerland.


Cyprus

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC often represents clients before the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission and also advises foreign banks on large credit facilities. Clients include Forbes and Manhattan Ukraine LLC. Angelos Paphitis and George Paphitis are highly regarded.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC acts for the entire international group of Forbes & Manhattan Ukraine on various matters and Pocketbook is another significant client. Angelos Paphitis (‘it seems like nothing is impossible for him’) and Margarita Sofokleous (‘attentive and reliable’) are key names.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC has a strong team that handles all areas of litigation. Recent work includes defending an accountancy firm in the UK that has been appointed as trustees in the bankruptcy of the estate of a Russian citizen against an action filed by her husband's trustees. Angelos Paphitis and senior associates Marilyn Terpsopoulou and Niki Liassides are the key figures.

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Tax

Within: Tax

AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC has 'a highly professional team’. Angelos Paphitis ‘always tries to find solutions’ and Nicolas Patsalis is another key contact. The team works with a number of high-net-worth individuals and families and regularly works with Forbes & Manhattan (Ukraine) on various tax matters.

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