Banking and Finance

Our team has extensive experience in drafting agreements and other instruments for use by banking, financial institutions and their clients. We also advise funds on all aspects of regulatory compliance and transactions, in order to materialize the client’s business plan with minimal regulatory risk and burden as soon as possible.

Corporate and Commercial

Incorporation of companies, corporate management, mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, buy-outs, group formation and group restructuring involving complex and multinational negotiations.

Tax Law and International Tax Planning

Our extensive experience covers activities in a wide range of business disciplines including Double taxation treaties, International Tax Structures and Tax Disputes throughout jurisdictions in order to meet our clients’ needs as they move their companies into Cyprus and other jurisdictions.

Employment Law

Drafting of employment contracts, contractual negotiations, termination of employment agreements, dismissals, litigation, accidents at work, discrimination.

European Union and Competition Law

European Court of Human Rights, Article 267 of TFEU for preliminary rulings by the European Court of Justice located in Luxembourg. Infringement of competition, block exemptions, abuse of dominant position, concentrations, cartels.

Family Law

Separation, divorce, child support, child visitation, guardianship, adoption, parental responsibility, paternity, domestic violence.

Intellectual Property

Registration, acquisition and protection of IP (trademarks, patents, industrial designs and copyright), licensing, franchising and passing off cases.

Litigation and Arbitration

All areas of general, commercial, administrative, civil, family and criminal law are handled by our litigation and arbitration team. Where appropriate, we seek in the first instance to constructively mediate to avoid lengthy and costly court action.

Real Estate

Agreements between buyers and sellers, residence permits, expatriation of funds, wills, probates and resealing, transactions regarding commercial and residential property, property management for non-residents,

Shipping and Admiralty

Collisions, charterparty disputes, registration and execution of judgements internationally, registration of vessels under all flags, ship finance and taxation.

Trusts

Creation and management of local and international trusts, appointment of trustees, advise, equitable remedies.

Wills and Estates

Drafting and execution of wills, administration of estates, inheritance, claims regarding agreements made with the deceased before death, disputes, claims for and against executors and trustees.

Immigration Law

Citizenship applications, permanent residence, employment and immigration permits and visas.