Mr Charalambos Prountzos > Prountzos & Prountzos LLC > Nicosia, Cyprus > Lawyer Profile

Prountzos & Prountzos LLC
36, Agias Elenis Street, Galaxias Building, Block B
6th floor, Office 602
1061 Nicosia
Cyprus

Position

Advocate, Partner | Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe & Central Asia (CESA) Law Leader | Head of Law & Funds Services

Career

Charalambos was born in 1978. He is the EY Law and Funds Leader for Cyprus and the founder and Managing Partner of the firm. He was educated at the University of Bristol from which he received an LLB in 2001. He continued his education and professional training at the Inns of Courts School of Law, London where he successfully completed the Bar Vocational Course and received the professional title of Barrister – at – Law. He is a Member of Gray’s Inn and was called to the Bar in 2003. He has also received a diploma in Professional Legal Skills from City University. He was admitted as a member of the Cyprus Bar Association in 2005 and started practicing in the same year. Charalambos supervises legal work and lawyer development of the firm. He is a well – recognized practitioner with Dispute Resolution credentials and is considered a leading lawyer in Public Procurement, Energy & Environment, Commercial Transactions and Banking & Finance. He has also great experience working on private wealth structuring for HNWI and family office set – ups. He is a registered Insolvency Practitioner in Cyprus. As of 1/7/2019, Charalambos is the EY Law Leader for Central, Eastern Europe, South Eastern Europe and Central Asia (CESA) Region, leading some 400 legal professionals in 32 countries. Charalambos is the Chairman of the Board of the Open University of Cyprus, a Board Member of the Cyprus Investment Funds Association and of RISE, one of the largest research projects in Cyprus.

Languages

Greek, English

Memberships

Cyprus Bar Association
Gray’s Inn

Education

LLB, University of Bristol
BVC, Inns of Court School of Law
Diploma in Professional Legal Skills, City University

Lawyer Rankings

Cyprus > Banking and finance

Prountzos & Prountzos LLC specialises in receiverships and ship financing transactions as well as other aspects of financings. It acts for a number of international banks and financial institutions and is also adept in establishing Cyprus investment funds and International Collective Investment Schemes. Andria Koukounis and managing partner Charalambos Prountzos are the main contacts.

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