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9 LAMPOUSA STREET, PO BOX 25307, 1308 NICOSIA, CYPRUS
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Demetris Vakis

Tel:
Work +35722466611
Email:
PYRGOU VAKIS LAW FIRM

Work Department

Corporate and Litigation

Position

Demetris Vakis has been a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 1989. Later in 2005 until 2009 he became a member of the Board, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission and in 2009 until today he became a member of the Companies Committee of Council of the Cyprus Bar Association. He worked initially from 1988 until July 2014 as a Partner / Director at Christos Vakis & Co LLC providing services in Corporate and business law, litigation related to judicial review of administrative actions, provision of advisory services on financial services, liquidations and receiverships and provision of fiduciary services and thereafter joined Pyrgou Vakis Law Firm in July 2014 until today as a Director.

Career

Date: July 2014 – today Location: Nicosia Cyprus Company: Pyrgou Vakis Law Firm Position: Director Type of work: Corporate and business law, including mergers, acquisitions, takeovers, provision of related legal opinions and advisory services. - Litigation related to judicial review of administrative actions, specialised in matters related to public tenders. Date: 1988 – 2014 Location: Nicosia Cyprus Company: CHRISTOS VAKIS & CO – CHRISTOS VAKIS & CO LLC Position: Partner / Director Type of work: Dealt mainly with: - Corporate and business law, including mergers, acquisitions, takeovers, provision of related legal opinions and advisory services. - Litigation related to judicial review of administrative actions, specialised in matters related to public tenders.

Languages

Greek - Native English - 5 (Scale 1-5)

Member

Member of the Cyprus Bar Association 2009 – today Member of the Companies Law Review Committee of the Council of the Cyprus Bar Association

Education

Institution: Queen Mary College, University of London Date: 1984 -1988 Degree: LLB Law Institution: Pancyprian Gymnasium, Nicosia, Date: 1976 - 1982


Cyprus

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

At PYRGOU VAKIS LAW FIRM, highlights included advising a bank on a major debt restructuring. Melina Pyrgou and Demetris Vakis are the names to note.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The team at PYRGOU VAKIS LAW FIRM ‘stays on top of things’ and is regularly involved in domestic and cross-border transactions. The ‘experienced’ Demetris Vakis and Melina Pyrgou are well regarded. Senior associate Georgia Papa is ‘knowledgeable’.

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