NATURAL PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Evripides is a Lawyer and the founder of the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution. After completing the LLB Law degree at Queen Mary University in London in 2009, he then completed a post-graduate diploma in Company Law LLM, at University College in London. He graduated with Distinction. In 2016, Evripides published the book «The Law on the Sale of Goods and Consumer Protection in Cyprus», which was published by Nomiki Vivliothiki. He has taught and is currently teaching extensively on commercial and consumer law matters at the European University Cyprus.
Christiana is a Lawyer, managing director at a law firm and Training Supervisor at the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution. She specialises in consumer protection law and teaches European Consumer Law, Private International Law and EU Internal Market Law at the European University Cyprus. She specialises in e-commerce and protection of personal data law. She is frequently a speaker at legal scientific conferences in Cyprus and abroad.
Christiana is a Lawyer and she has graduated from Kingston University and followed a post-graduate program on Company and Commercial Law at the University of London. Since 2010, she is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association and since 2018 she is an accredited Mediator, having successfully completed a 40-hour mediation training program.
Mikaela is an associate lawyer at a Law firm in Cyprus and is a member of the Cyprus Bar. She is a graduate of the University of Reading of the United Kingdom with masters in commercial law with focus on competition law. Mikaela’s practice mainly focuses on corporate and commercial law, contract law matters, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, liquidations, restructurings and reorganisations. Also, advising on general EU law and in particular competition law, data protection law and consumer protection laws. Mikaela is fluent in five european languages and is currently progressing through a master in business administration.
Andria is a lawyer. After completing her LLB Law degree at the University of Nicosia in 2011, then completed her LL.M Master of Laws on Transnational Oil, Gas and Energy Law at the University of Derby in 2014. She is also a Member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2014. She is employed since 2014 at a law firm in Cyprus and mainly she is dealing with Civil Litigation mainly in areas such as Torts, Contracts, and Land Law. She is also specialising in the Will and Succession Law and the Administration of Estates and also involved in other areas of the law such as Employment Law and Rent Control. She is an active litigator with extensive knowledge on the Civil Procedure Rules and experienced in Court Appearances and Hearings. She is also an accredited Mediator, having successfully completed a 40-hour training program held by the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution in 2019 and registered at the Ministry of Justice and Public Order since January 2020.
George is a Lawyer and has been a licensed practitioner of the Cyprus Bar Association since 1997. He is a shareholder and director of a law firm in Cyprus, and a member of the Faculty of Law of Frederick University (Law School). From 2015 until today he is an Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) based in Lausanne, Switzerland and holds the qualifications of Mediator with corresponding registration in the Mediators Register. He has published studies, reviews and articles in legal journals and collective volumes. He has participated in European Programs and Actions on European Union Human Rights and Personal Data Protection Policies. His main areas of activity are Civil Law, Labor Law, Sports Law, Banking Law, Public Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Galatia is a Lawyer. She is a U.K. University graduate and since 2012, is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association. Galatia is a member of the Board of Directors of the club APOEL and carries out the duties of Deputy Secretary General. Since 2016, she is a mediator accredited by the Ministry of Justice.
Daniel is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus and is a licensed Certified Auditor Accountant and Registered Auditor. Daniel also holds a BA (Hons) degree in Accounting, from the London Metropolitan University. He is a partner in a Limassol based Partnership. Daniel has extensive experience of over 26 years in advising companies involved in manufacturing and trade, hospitalisation treatment and real estate. He is vastly experienced in corporate taxation, company law and human resource management.
Archimedes is an active lawyer in Cyprus. He is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2018. He graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2016 and after completing his degree he studied for his LLM at Cardiff University where he obtained a master's degree in Maritime Law. He focuses mainly on banking disputes and represents national and foreign banking and financial institutions before the Courts in Cyprus, providing them with advice on court and out-of-court disputes as well as legislation and regulations at both national and European Level. He is also involved in advising on matters relating to debt financing, debt recovery and procedural measures to enforce court judgements. He also advises and has experience in drafting various legal documents, including loan facilities and other types of securities.
Nataly is a Lawyer and a graduate of University College London as well as the BPP Law School. She is an accredited Mediator with vast experience in banking law matters. She has worked as a lawyer in the U.K. as well as Cyprus and has published numerous articles in journals in Cyprus and abroad.
Michael is a Partner at a law firm. He is a graduate of Queen Mary University of London and of the London School of Economics and since 2008, is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association. Michalis is a highly experienced barrister with regards to Court proceedings as well as dispute resolution.
George is a Lawyer and a graduate of Kings College of London. In 2016, George published the book «The Law on the Sale of Goods and Consumer Protection in Cyprus», which was published by Nomiki Vivliothiki. He has published books and articles in Cyprus and is mainly involved in banking law as well as consumer protection matters. Since 2011 he is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association.
Andros is an active member of the citizen’s society and has held the position of Chairman of the Cyprus Mediation Association, of which he is a founding member. He has been involved in mediation since 1997. He has acquired over 400 hours of training in Cyprus, the United States and Norway and he has successfully carried out mediations. Among others, he has provided mediation services to the Office of the Financial Ombudsman. He was a member of the Cyprus Mediation Association team which in cooperation with the Norwegian governmental Mediation Services, developed a 16-hour mediator training program.
Theodoulos is a Lawyer and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Today he is a senior associate at a law firm and is mainly involved with litigation regarding the construction sector. He is an accredited mediator and experienced in arbitration matters. He advises major construction companies and semi-governmental organisations.
Mayia is a lawyer at a lawfirm in Cyprus and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Lawyers Association of Famagusta since 2014. Since 2017, Mayia is an accredited mediator from the Ministry of Justice. She is a graduate of the University of Manchester and she has followed a Masters Degree focusing on Corporate Law from the University of London. Mayia is a Barrister-at-Law and a member of the Honourable Society of Gray's Inn with vast experience in the provision of services, Banking Law and Corporate Law, Contract Law and Land Law.
Antonis is a Lawyer. He is a graduate of the University of Nicosia and since 2012 he is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association. Antonis is employed at a law firm in Cyprus and mainly deals with civil law matters as well as matters regarding the provision of services.
Elena is a Lawyer and Barrister-at-law. Since 1995 she is member of the Cyprus Bar Association and specialises in banking law as well as company law matters. She has vast experience in handling Court cases and for the he purposes of the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution she mainly handles banking cases.
Loukas is a Lawyer and holds a postgraduate diploma from University College London.He has vast experience in handling Court cases and for the purposes of the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution, he specialises is matters related to contracts and civil law. He is the recipient of an award from the University of Southampton.
Marios is a financial advisor. He helps clients to improve the whole range of their fund management, whether this concerns retention, optimization, investment, or raising new funds. His services include loan restructuring, valuations (such as companies), feasibility studies, business plans for banks, investment evaluation etc. He is a member of ICPAC and ACCA and author of the book "Business Valuation in Practice" and also provides training on issues related to corporate finance and capital management.
Eleni is a Lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2010. She is a graduate of the University of Southampton and of the Queen Mary’s College, University of London. She is an accredited mediator by the Ministry of Justice and holds vast expertise in banking and finance law as well as in commercial law and company law matters. She is a partner at a law firm.
Panayiotis is a Senior Consultant. He is a graduate of the University of Nottingham. He is an open-minded, alert and objective individual. Panayiotis has managed to gain an extensive insight within the consulting field through an experience of more than 4 years working in an international accounting organisation.
Andreas is a Partner at a Law Firm based in Limassol. He is an Advocate – Legal Consultant and received his LL.B (Hons) from the University of Surrey in 2010 and his LL.M in International Commercial Law from the University of Bristol in 2011. He was admitted to the Cyprus Bar Association in 2012. Andreas is a member of both the Limassol and Ammochostos Bar Association. He is an accredited civil and commercial Mediator since 2017 and has been primarily involved in a range of general civil, criminal, corporate and commercial litigation and works extensively on cases related with interim injunctions, admiralty issues, property matters and succession. He has extensive experience in resolving and settling high end disputes on an out-of-court basis.
Christos is a lawyer at the Corporate and Commercial department of a Law firm, focusing on all aspects of corporate finance, corporate governance, M&A and reorganisations. His experience extends to dispute resolution, with a particular emphasis on commercial and banking law matters. Christos studied Law at the University of Leicester, and specialised in Alternative Dispute Resolution during his master's degree at University College London. Having successfully completed the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in 2015, he has been admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 2016, and he is an accredited mediator since 2018
Chrysanthos graduated from the University Institute of Architecture in Venice and set up his architectural practice in 1999 where he deals with private and public works. He is the Chairman of the Cypriot ICOMOS, treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Association of Architects, a member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Architectural Heritage Organization and a member of the Disciplinary Board of ETEK and Chairman of the Committee of Monuments and Traditional Construction of ETEK. Since 2015 he is an Accredited Mediator and attended a seminar for mediators on credit restructurings organized by the Central Bank of Cyprus as well as a Medical Mediation seminar. He is the editor-in-chief of the magazine "Architects + Engineers" and speaks Greek, English and Italian.
Demetris is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2014. He holds a law degree with accounting from Derby University in the United Kingdom. He has worked as a lawyer in the fields of Corporate and Commercial Law and since 2016 he is the managing director and partner at a law firm. Demetris focuses mainly on Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Inheritance Law, Family Law, Maritime Law, Corporate and Commercial Law as well as debt restructuring.
Doria is a graduate of the University of Cyprus with a degree in Greek Literature - Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies (2009). She is also a law graduate of the University of Leicester (Law LL.B Hons.) and she holds an MBA in Economics and Management from the University of Cyprus. Her practice areas include Litigation and Arbitration, Commercial and Corporate Law, EU Law, Constitutional, Public and Administrative Law, Cross-Border-Disputes, Private International Law, Real-Estates, Investments, Employment Law, Intellectual Property Law, Banking and Finance, Will and Successions, Trusts, Winding-up and liquidation of Companies as well as medical negligence.
Giannis is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Nicosia Bar Association since 2009. He holds a law degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens with a "Very Good" degree as well as a postgraduate Degree in law in Commercial and Corporate Law from Queen Mary College. He worked as a lawyer in the litigation departments of two large law firms in Cyprus and since 2019 he is the CEO of a law firm. Giannis has significant experience in a wide range of fields of law and specialises mainly in international commercial law, international transactions, company law, consumer law, banking law, civil law, intellectual property law and labor law.
Andreas is a lawyer qualified in Greece and Cyprus. Andreas has earned an LLB from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2009. In 2010 he obtained an LLM in Tax Law from Queen Mary College, University of London and in 2012 he obtained his second LLM in Administrative and Constitutional Law from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Before coming to Cyprus, Andreas worked for a leading law firm in Athens as a lawyer and the Tax Department of one of the largest international professional services networks, where he acquired significant experience in advising clients on cross-border transactions. After his return to Cyprus, Andreas joined one of the largest law firms in Nicosia. In September 2019, Andreas joined Y. Karamanolis & Associates LLC as a Director. Andreas has significant experience in complex banking issues, multifaceted commercial and corporate disputes and contentious matters of construction law.
Egli is a lawyer-legal advisor. She has graduated from the Law School of Athens. She is currently attending a distance learning course at the University of London with the aim of obtaining a Bachelor in Accounting and Finance. She maintains a law office in Limassol and her areas of expertise are Civil, Administrative and Family law.
Nicolas has graduated with distinction from the University of Warwick (LLB) and the University of Vienna (LLM in International Legal Studies). He is a determined and dedicated individual with a business aptitude, willing to listen and find practical solutions. He has deep knowledge in Commercial Law.
Christos has graduated from the University of Reading with a degree in Law LLB (Hons) from the University of Durham with a degree in LLM (Dunelm) International Trade and Commercial Law. As a student he was the General Secretary of ELSA (European Law Students' Association) of Reading. Having completed his 12-month training as a practicing Lawyer and having passed the examination of the Cyprus Legal Council, he is now a member of the Cyprus Bar Association. As a lawyer, he specialises in Alternative Dispute Resolution Methods (and especially International Commercial Arbitration) as well as in contract law, property, commercial and civil disputes. He speaks Greek, English and German.
Alexandra is a Law School graduate of the University of Nicosia graduating with "Very Good". She also successfully completed the Cyprus Legal Council exams with "Very Good". She is currently undertaking the postgraduate program "European Commercial Law" of the University of Cyprus. She is a person with very good social skills, focusing on European Commercial Law, and in particular Company Law and International Commercial Law as well as resolving commercial disputes.
Phaedra graduated from the Law School of the University of Cyprus in June 2019 (LLB). During her studies, among other things, she attended courses on Consumer Law and mediation techniques. She worked for Trojan Economics and she has completed her legal practice course in June 2020 at a law firm in Cyprus. She is now continuing her postgraduate studies at the University of Bristol, in International Commercial Law (LLM).
George is a lawyer, an accredited mediator and a political scientist. He was born in 1989 in Thessaloniki and graduated in 2007 from Secondary Education where he was admitted to the Department of Political Science of the University of Crete. He then studied, as was his wish from a young age, Law, at the Law School of the University of Nicosia. He participated in a transnational-comparative research project between Canada, Greece and Cyprus relating to the administration of justice in relation to systems applying a different philosophy of law. He is practicing as a lawyer in Cyprus.
Louiza is a lawyer and works for a law firm in Cyprus. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2014. She graduated from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2013 and she has obtained a master's degree in Corporate and Commercial Law from the University of London. She practices law and she has many years of experience in court proceedings before the District as well as the Supreme Court. Her areas of expertise are civil and criminal law and she specialises in road accidents, medical negligence, accidents at work, insurance claims, as well as matters relating to contractual claims, debt collection as well as resolving and settling disputes outside the court.
Zak has more than 30 years of international multidimensional experience, working as a senior executive in notable organisations in Central Europe, Asia and the Middle East. He specialises in market research and consulting services and his main areas of focus are inter alia consumer goods, retail, telecommunications, banking and catering. He has also been a visiting profession at various universities in Central Europe teaching business administration and consumer behaviour. He has given interviews in reputable newspapers including the Financial Times. He holds a Bsc (Eng) from University College London, an MBA from the University of Stirling-Business School, and a Chartered Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). He speaks Greek, German, English, Czech and Italian.
Antonis Glykis is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 1993. He has been the elected Secretary of the Cyprus Bar Association for the past 12 years and a member of the Legal Council. His main areas of practice are litigation and in particular, general commercial, civil and criminal law. He is the author of books and articles of legal and other content and is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) as well as an honorary member of the Association of Fellows of Legal Scholars of the Center for International Legal Studies.
Panayiotis is a qualified lawyer and has been a licensed practitioner of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2015. Since then he has worked for a number of top tier law firms in Cyprus. He has successfully completed the courses "Introduction of Blockchain in Financial Services" and "Sports Law" awarded by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. From 2016 he is heavily involved in the sports sector and provides legal support and advice to professional athletes, sports companies, clubs and organisations. His main areas of activity are Civil Law, Contract law, Family law, Sports Law, and Alternative Dispute Resolution. He is fluent in Greek and English and he is currently learning Turkish.
Lana is a holder of a degree in dentistry from the University of Athens DDS and she works as a dentist from 2005 to 2020. She is also a holder of a Law degree (LLB) from the University of Nicosia in Cyprus Law. She speaks 3 languages, Greek, English and Arabic. She is a mother of 2.
Maria is a lawyer at the corporate department of a law firm in Nicosia and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2016. She studied Law at the University of Kent (LLB, First Class Honours) and focused on corporate law during her masters degree at the University of Edinburgh (LLM in Corporate Law, Distinction).
Afxentia is a law graduate of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In the years 2010-2012 she worked at UNFICYP and later started her legal practice at the Law Office of the Republic of Cyprus. Since 2014 she practices as a lawyer and deals with a wide range of cases. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and of Famagusta Bar Association.
Nasia is a lawyer and she is also a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2013. She is a holder of a law degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and she is the holder of an MBA from the Cyprus International Institute of Management. She has worked in the litigation department of a law firm in Cyprus where she has dealt with a wide range of cases. She is currently in the parliamentary group of the Democratic Party.
Katerina is a graduate of the Democritus University of Thrace. She a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since January 2005 and she is based in Limassol. Katerina has been occupied in all areas of law, with vast experience in Civil Law, Family Law, Banking Law as well as Probates and Administration.
Anigoni is a lawyer and she is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association since 2015. She is a partner and a director at a Law Firm in Cyprus. She is a graduate of an LLB Law degree at the University of Nicosia and she has also completed her Master’s Degree in Sports Law at the University of De Montfort in UK. Anigoni is a member of the Cyprus Volleyball Association since 2019. She practises Law mainly in the areas of Civil, Family and Sports Law. Additionally, she practises Contract Law and Property Law.
Georgia is a lawyer and legal consultant and a holder of an LLB (Hons) from the University of Huddersfield as well as a post-graduate degree in Commercial Law LL.M from the same University. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and of the Nicosia Bar Association. She worked as a Legal Consultant at the Cyprus Consumer Association. Georgia’s main areas of practice are Property Law, Copyright Law, Wills and Estates Law, Trust Law, Corporate and Trade Law and investments.
Andreas works as a Banking Consultant in Paphos on cases based on the law relating to the Insolvency of Individuals (Personal Repayment Plans) 2015, negotiations and restructuring of non-performing loans, calculations of over-indebtedness, expert report for court testimony, accounting and other governmental and non-governmental plans.
Sophia was born in Derynia. She studied Public Relations and Political Sciences in the UK and she is a candidate for the postgraduate degree in Communication Sciences during times of crisis. She likes studying in order to improve her knowledge and therefore she is enrolled in distant-learning courses at the National Kapodistrian University of Athens. Her main skills are communication, organization, corporation and team spirit, empathy, problem solving, analytical thinking, order and diligence, reliability and consistency.
Maria is a Lawyer/ Insolvency Practitioner, owner of the CONSULTING ZONE LTD company, which specializes in Banking and Insolvency Issues, such as Corporate Insolvency and Loan Restructuring, Personal Data Protection (GDPR), Legal Compliance with Human Resources Procedures, etc. She is a holder of a Law Degree (LLB) and Statistics (B.Sc) and of a Master Degree in Human Resources and Labor Law Management. She is an officially approved member and a graduate from the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPD), a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and a Certified Instructor from the Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus (HRDA). She has worked in Cyprus, Greece and in London (Η.Β.) in various responsible positions and she has a long working experience as a Legal Advisor in a large Banking Organization of Cyprus. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Finance Public Loans’ Committees of the Republic of Cyprus (Public Loans). During her career, she has presented and organized various seminars related to Insolvency, Contracts with Banks and Companies, Loan Restructuring, Rights and Obligations of Debtors and Guarantors, Personal Data Protection, Corporate Issues as well as Issues of Human Resources Development and Labor Relations/Disputes. In addition, she has published articles in newspapers and professional sites and she is a regular speaker on television and radio.
Soto qualified as a solicitor with Lewis Moore & Co in London in 1999 having started his legal career at Poles, Tublin Patestides & Stratakis in New York. He then went on to practice with Jackson Parton and Norton Rose, before founding the Skinitis Maritime Law firm in May 2006. He has lectured on Marine Litigation and Ship Finance Law at the Business College of Athens. Soto remains focused on litigation, particularly in the fields of corporate and international trade disputes. He also regularly consults for the banking sector on financing disputes in the shipping and aviation sector. His main area of expertise relates to disputes with common trade agreements, asset sale and purchase, corporate loans, injunctions, and bank finance, as well as disputes regarding various instruments of international transactions, i.e Letters of Credit His extensive legal knowledge is complemented by a thorough understanding of the technical aspects of international trade following his time gained serving in the Greek merchant navy. Soto is fluent in English and Greek, and has a good command of French.”
Evanthia is a holder of a Law Degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and a holder of a postgraduate Business Administration (MBA) from the Open University of Cyprus. she is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and a member of the Limassol Bar Association. She practises law in Limassol. She is also a member of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission as well as a member of the Municipal Council of Limassol and the Sewerage Board of Limassol Amathous (2002-2016). She has an active role in several volunteer organisation and participates in social activities.
Fotini has graduated from the Law School of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2018. After successfully completing her internship and successfully passing the Legal Council examinations. She is continuing her studies for a postgraduate degree in “European Law”. She is a fluent speaker in Greek, English and French.
Savvas Stavrou was born in 1989 in Limassol. He is a graduate in History and Archaeology from the University of Cyprus. He is also a graduate in History and Civilization studies from the University of Berlin (Erasmus). Savvas holds a postgraduate degree in Modern and Contemporary History (19th-20th Century) from the Department of History and Archaeology of the University of Cyprus. He has participated in numerus lectures and conferences in Cyprus and Greece.
Georgia is a lawyer and works at a law firm in Cyprus. She studied law (LLB) at the University of Nicosia (2014-2018). Additionally, Georgia holds a degree in Civil Sciences from the University of Crete (2019-2013). She is a lawyer licensed by the Cyprus Bar Association. Her main areas of practice are Civil Law, Corporate Law, Contract Law, Immigration Law and the provision of administrative services.
Lora is a lawyer and the managing director at a law firm. She is a gratuate of the University College London, UK and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 1996. Lora's practice mainly focuses on Commercial and Corporate law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Contract Law, Banking and Finance and Alternative Dispute Resolution. She is also a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner.
Alkmini is a lawyer and a legal consultant, and she works at a law firm in Cyprus. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2012 and a member of the Thessaloniki Bar Association (Greece) since 2009. She practices Law mainly in the areas of Corporate, Commercial, Civil, Banking, Family Law and Immovable Property Law. She is a certified Mediator, registered at the Ministry of Justice Cyprus.
Irene is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2020. She has passed the She trained at a law firm, before she has successfully passed the examination of the Cyprus Legal Council. She studied Law at the Cyprus University (2015-2019) and also at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2018) during the Erasmus Programme. She has been admitted at the University of Reading with a partial scholarship to study in the field of Human Rights Law (LLM). She is a determined and dedicated lawyer with good social skills.
Evangelia is a lawyer who graduated from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Law School (2011). In 2016 she obtained a Masters Degree in International Affairs and European Studies from the University of Nicosia and in 2020 a Diploma in Negotiations from Athens University of Economics and Business. She is currently attending courses to obtain a Masters Degree in International Commercial Law at the European University Cyprus (until March 2021) and at the same time a Masters Degree in Constructıon Law at the University of Salford Manchester (until September 2022). She has worked as a civil servant in several positions, such as the Directorate of Armaments of the Ministry of Defence from 2011 until September 2020 at which time she started practicing law. She is experienced in negotiations, in concluding and monitoring the implementation of commercial contracts, as well as in the field of Research and Development (R&D) projects.
Spyros has more than 19 years in the Banking sector. He served from various positions, R&D Officer, Internal Audit, Executive Retail Director in a local Bank. Now he is an AML & Compliance Manager at an EMI and PI. He graduated from California State University of Fresno and furthered his studies pursuing an MBA from National University in San Diego. He was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Manchester in Financial Services and an Associateship from the Charter Institute of Bankers which he is a member. He received a Certificate from the Institute of Directors with emphasis in Corporate Governance. He participated in courses regarding personal data protection at National & Kapodistrian University, Fintech and Ethics from the University of Hong Kong. He has an advance CySec certificate.
Stella is highly experienced in banking, with specific experience in debt collection and arrears management. During her 20 year career within the Bank of Cyprus (BOC) she undertook a number of job roles, where most of them entailed high interaction with clients . Within the BOC she has 10 years of experience as the Head of Collections and Arrears Management teams in both Cyprus and Greece. She is an HRDA certified trainer, a CySEC Certified Professional ( Advanced Level ) and a Certified Mediator. She is currently offering in-house seminars and consulting based on her expertise and knowledge as well as subsidised training programmes by HRDA. She is a holder of a higher diploma in Architecture from Frederick University (1995) and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Technology from State University of New York (1999). She has successfully completed the AIB diploma in banking from the American Bankers Association in 2010 and she has all the professional qualifications for the subsidised training programmes that she provides.
Alexandra has graduated as a lawyer from the UCLan University Cyprus in July 2019 (Bachelor of Laws LLB Hons) and then started practicing law in Larnaca. She has attended several seminars in Corporate Law, Personal Data Protection, Anti money laundering etc. Her main areas of expertise are litigation cases and especially in Corporate, Civil and Banking Law.
Eleni is a lawyer and in 2019 she established her own firm. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Leicester in UK and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of Westminster in London with specialization in International Commercial Law. She started her career as a litigation lawyer in reputable law firms in Cyprus and then she continued her career as legal and compliance consultant in administrative service providers offering financial services to high net worth individuals and companies. Eleni is currently handling cases related to legal, corporate and financial matters and her goal is to contribute to out-of-court dispute resolution, in order for such matters to be solved within less timeframes and at minimum expense. She is a native Greek speaker and is also fluent in English.
Irene is a lawyer and she is working at a Law Firm in Limassol. She is a graduate from the University of Surrey (LLB) and a holder of a postgraduate degree from the University of Reading (LLM in International Commercial Law). She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Limassol Bar Association. She is practicing law since 2014 mainly in the areas of Corporate Law, Trade Law, Property Law, Immigration Law, Data Protection Law, as well as compliance, anti-money laundering and anticorruption.
Eleni is a Criminologist. She is a social scientist with experience in anger management and ex-convicts’ reintegration into society. Her aim is to resolve and facilitate disputes within the work and family environment. Her main interest is to achieve a healthy balance in everyday human interactions that define the quality of our society.
Zenonas is a Lawyer and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is a graduate of the University of Essex, UK and since 2011 he is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association. He is a senior associate at a law firm and he has been since 2016 an elected Member of the Board of the CIArb Cyprus Branch. An experienced litigator with strong expertise in Civil and Commercial Litigation and Corporate law and Corporate Litigation, Commercial Arbitration and Domestic Dispute Resolution.
Andriani graduated from the Law School of the European University Cyprus in 2019. For over a year (June 2019 – July 2020) she was practicing law at a law firm in Nicosia. During that period, she had the chance to work in cases regarding insurance lawsuits, Family Law and Administrative Law. She speaks Greek, English and a few French.
Georgia is a registered lawyer since 2013. She has graduated from the Law School of the University of Cyprus in 2012. She mainly focuses on Civil Law. She has been working on Family Law and civil cases in different legal fields irrespective of amounts. Her goal is to contribute to out-of-court dispute resolution, in order for justice to be served within a reasonable time.
Natali Tzirtzipi graduated from the Law School of the University of Cyprus in 2015 and holds a master’s degree from the Law School of the Universiteit van Amsterdam in International and European Law. She has worked for the Amsterdam International Law Clinic, for the Syria Legal Network - NL and has been an intern at the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Nicosia Bar Association. Since May 2019, Natali has been working at the Law Firm in Nicosia. Her main areas of practice are Civil Law, Public Law, Labor Law, Inheritance Law, Real Estate Law and Corporate Law.
Pavlos has been working as a bank clerk since 2000 and for the last 10 years he has been a loan officer at a bank. He is a holder of the Financial Services Management, of the Institute of Financial Services, United Kingdom and a Member since 2001 and a holder of a diploma from the American Bankers Association. He is also a holder of an Insurance Practice License from the Cyprus Insurance Institute.
Chrysanthi Epifaniou is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2015. She holds a law degree from the University of Cyprus and a postgraduate law degree from University College London. She is an approved mediator by the Ministry of Justice and her main areas of expertise are court cases with significant experience in labor, commercial, corporate, banking, financial law, and civil law.
Kyriakos is 23 years old. He is a student in the field of Civil Engineering. At the same time, he works as an Assistant Civil Engineer in a company in Cyprus with a long experience in the construction and contracting sector, with valuable experience for his professional development in difficult construction projects. He likes studying, to develop his knowledge, and broaden his horizons to whatever he may find useful in the future and takes every opportunity of learning beyond his university courses. His core skills are communication, organization, collaboration and team spirit, problem solving abilities, reliability, and consistency. His mother tongue is Greek, and he is a fluent speaker of English.
Eleni is a lawyer-legal consultant and works in a law firm in Cyprus. She has been a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2014. She holds a an LLB (Hons) (2012) degree and a Masters degree in International Business law (LLM) (2013). Her mother tongue is Greek, and she is fluent in English. Her main areas of expertise are Civil, Corporate and Family Law. She specializes in matters relating to family law claims and everything correlated to that particular field. She also deals with insurance claims, bank disputes, debt collection, as well as the out-of-court settlement of disputes. Eleni is a member of the board of a non-profit organization and a member and legal advisor of charitable foundations.
Neophytos graduated from London City University in Civil Engineering. For 14 years he undertook technical and project management roles in Cyprus, UK and elsewhere on international construction. These were largely Government linked projects, requiring expertise on planning, as well as, management of costing and funding. During his 25 years of employment with the Sovereign Base Areas Administration (SBAA), he learned and practiced all aspects of public administration. This included enforcement of SBA Law and Policy, carrying out all functions of SBAA business, including the consideration of applications for development, undertaking investigating and prosecuting officer roles, the supervision and maintenance of infrastructure, such as main roads and village tracks, safeguarding of the environment, and control of the establishment of republican projects. Neophytos established excellent working relations with Government Departments and the local communities, as well as, with all SBA stakeholders, such as the military authorities, the SBA Police, and Fire Service. To improve his work with our two Turkish Cypriot communities in the Sovereign Base Area of Dhekelia, he undertook Turkish Language lessons, which have been very beneficial in his relations with these communities. Being a firm believer in lifelong education, he won first prize in a competition for an MBA scholarship from the Cyprus International Institute of Management. He was subsequently awarded an MBA. Neophytos also obtained a Master’s degree in public administration.
Marianna is a lawyer and works as a Legal Advisor in a consulting company that specializes in Competition Economics. She is a graduate of the University of Cyprus (LLB Law) and of the Queen Mary University of London (LLM E.U. Competition Law). She has worked as a trainee in the European Parliament in Brussels, particularly in the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee. She then worked for a law firm in Brussels and was mainly engaged with lobbying of the institutions of the European Union. She participated in the writing of a chapter in a book (under review) regarding competition law cases in Cyprus.
Eleni is a graduate of the Law School of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and has obtained a master's degree (LLM) specializing in Oil and Gas from UCLan Cyprus. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2015 and works in a law firm in Nicosia, in the Commercial department. She deals with Contract Law, Energy (Oil and Environmental Issues), Intellectual Property, Civil Law, Data Protection, Public Procurement, Consumer Law and Administrative Law. She is fluent in English and has a very good knowledge of French. She has also successfully completed the UCLan Cyprus University arbitration training program.
Anna holds a law degree from the University of Lancaster and has been working for a financial consulting firm for the past three years as a compliance consultant. She studies and is constantly informed about changes in the legislation/case law. She also prepares the reports to the Management of Cyprus Investment Companies with the goal of informing and these Companies about their legal obligations towards the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, she is responsible for the compliance of Cyprus Investment Companies in accordance with the laws and their internal procedures. Her mother tongue is Greek, she speaks fluent English, and she has a good knowledge of Russian.
Marina completed her Business Administration degree at the University of Brighton. She is lives in Limassol. Since 2015, she has been working as a business analyst and process operations analyst for a company. She specializes in international and domestic organizations operating in e-commerce. Her experience includes various areas of business such as banking, accounting, and business law, as they all involve the analysis of business processes of each company. Her mother tongue is Greek, and she speaks English fluently. Her aim is to contribute to the out-of-court settlement of disputes, so that justice can be achieved within a reasonable time.
Marina is a graduate of the Law School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, a Barrister-at-Law and a member of the Honorable Society of Lincoln's Inn and holds a Master of Laws degree from Cardiff University. She has been a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2011 and currently practices law mainly in civil cases. She is also an accredited mediator in commercial and civil disputes since 2014 and she is registered in the relevant Register of Mediators of the Ministry of Justice and Public Order of the Republic of Cyprus.
Julia is a lawyer registered with the Cyprus Bar Association since 2003. She lives and works at a law firm in Nicosia and she deals with all areas of Law and especially in the areas of Civil Law, Banking, Labor Law and Family Law. She is part of the Litigation Department at the law firm she works for.
Rita Olympiou graduated in 2009 from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with a Law Degree. She was admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 2011. She works at a Law Firm as a Lawyer - Manager at the Litigation Department - Commercial Law. Rita’s main areas of practice include civil, administrative litigation, banking, business law, insolvency, immigration law, family law, EU law and children’s rights.
Neophyta (Toula) is a graduate of the University of Piraeus in the Department of Business Administration and Management with a specialization in the field of Accounting - Taxation. She worked as an Insurance Consultant and then as a Professor of Accounting in the private sector. She has extensive experience in the commercial sector after working for many years as a Sales and Human Resources Manager in a trading company. With her professional experience she has acquired skills of negotiation, organization, communication, goal setting, efficiency in problem solving with customers, suppliers, and staff. She is characterized by integrity, responsibility, initiative, confidentiality, and discretion.
Rena holds a degree in Architecture and Landscape Architecture from the Polytechnic Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Since 1997 she maintains her own architectural office where she works as a Designer and Supervising Engineer in public and private projects. She is a member of the Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK), the Association of Architects, Consultant and active member of the Council for Reconstruction and Resettlement of Occupied Territories and an ETEK expert. She has been selected in 2017 by the Ecumenical Hellenism Foundation of Athens. She has been biographed for her work and life, in the collection of biographies of the Cypriot Business and Spiritual world of the great Greeks of the 21st century where she is an active member.
Nektaria is a Lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Larnaca Bar Association. She holds a law degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens. She works in a Law Firm in Larnaca and deals with a wide range of cases. She deals with judicial representation and legal advice to legal and natural persons.
Melita has been a lawyer and member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 1996. She holds a UK Law degree and is a Barrister-at-law of Lincoln’s Inn (London, UK). She worked as an in-house legal consultant for a shipping company until 2000 and later as a lawyer in the field of Corporate and Commercial Law. Since 2016 she has been the director of the Department of Corporate and Commercial Law at a law firm in Nicosia. She has extensive experience in high-value financing, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and provides consultation on joint ventures and shareholder disputes.
Michalis is a Lawyer in a law firm in Cyprus. He is a licensed lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2008. He is a graduate of the Law School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and has a master's degree from the University of East Anglia (UEA) specializing in International Commercial and Business Law. He is mainly active in litigation in civil and commercial cases, representing natural and legal persons before the Courts. He specializes in and represents banking and credit institutions, providing legal advice on matters relating to the settlement/litigation of banking and financial disputes. He also deals with the provision of legal advice/services and representation in cases related to civil law, contract law including real estate recovery procedures and corporate and commercial disputes.
Stelios is a lawyer in a law firm in Cyprus and is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association. He holds a Law Degree (LLB) from the University of Reading (UK) and a Master of Laws (LPC and MSc) from the University of Law (London), specializing in Law, Business and Management. He started his legal career in the United Kingdom, in a transatlantic law firm with a presence in the United Kingdom and the United States, where in addition to his legal duties, he was involved in Legal Technology and Legal Artificial Intelligence. Currently, Stelios works as a lawyer and legal advisor in a large law firm in Cyprus and his goal is to contribute as a mediator in out-of-court dispute resolution, in order to resolve such cases immediately and at a low cost.
Kalia Loizidou is a Registered School Psychologist with additional studies in Criminology, Career Counseling. This year (2020) she completed her studies in Acting. She specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and communication skills training - after being certified by the EACH (International Association for Communication in Healthcare). She is also an examiner at St George’s School of Medicine in Nicosia and lectures for the past 7 years communication skills to students at the Medical School. She is currently based at the University of Nicosia. She has held workshops and lectures at festivals, at the University of Nicosia, in schools in Cyprus in all districts, at the Multipurpose Center of Nicosia and at psychology conferences in Europe (e.g. EPSA).
Christoforos is a registered member of the Cyprus Bar Association and the Bar Association of Nicosia since 2016. He is a lawyer at the Litigation Department of one of the biggest lawfirms in Nicosia. He studied Law at the University of Surrey (LLB, Hons) and continued his postgraduate studies at Durham University (LL.M, Master of Laws).
Christiana is a Lawyer registered with the Heraklion Bar Association since 2004 and with the Cyprus Bar Association since 2005. She is a shareholder and director of a law firm in Cyprus. She participates in European Actions and European Programs related to the subject of Technology and Internet Law as well as Women Rights. She has published studies, comments, and articles in legal journals. She also participates in committees for the protection of women rights in the European Union and is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Committee. Her main areas of activity are Commercial and Corporate Law, Intellectual Property Law and Technology, IT & Telecommunications Law, with main specialization in e-commerce law, Sports Law, Banking Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Ioannis is a graduate of the Law School of the University of Nicosia, where he obtained his Law Degree (LL.B), and also holds a Master's Degree (LL.M) from the same University. He is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2013 and is a partner at a Law Firm based in Nicosia. In recent years he has focused on the negotiation and drafting of contracts in the field of real estate, in matters of Personal Data Protection as well as in cases of Civil and Criminal Law. He was the President of the Institute of Young Scientists (IYS), for the years 2013 – 2016, involved mainly in the committees for the employment and creation of jobs as well as the Legal and Economic Committee.
Despina is a graduate of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens since 2010. After her studies she returned to Cyprus where she completed her internship. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2011. She practices law with many years of experience in litigation in the Supreme Court. She deals extensively with court cases (Administrative Law, Maritime Court, Litigation, Family Disputes, Criminal Law, Rent Control, Labor Disputes, Corporate Law etc.), drafting and perusing contracts, registering companies in Cyprus and overseas and also registering national and international trademarks and patents. She is also involved with the registration of Associations and Trade Unions, preparation of legal opinions for clients as well as with the out-of-court settlement of disputes.
Efi has an LLB in Law and Business Administration. She is a licensed and practicing lawyer from 2003 and insolvency practitioner from 2016, registered with the Cyprus Bar Association. She has experience in matters of corporate and commercial law, insolvency, trusts, intellectual property, banking and finance.
Angelina is a lawyer-legal advisor in a law firm in Nicosia, Cyprus, and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association. She holds a Law Degree (LLB) from the University of Leicester (UK) and a postgraduate degree from Queen Mary University of London (LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law). She has experience in Corporate, Commercial, Banking and Civil Law and represents natural and legal persons in domestic and international transactions. She also represents natural and legal persons before the Courts of the Republic of Cyprus. Her mother tongue is Greek, she speaks fluent English and has a good knowledge of French.
Ο Μάριος είναι δικηγόρος σε δικηγορική εταιρεία στην Κύπρο. Το 2015 αποφοίτησε απο το University of Manchester, στην συνέχεια το 2016, ολοκλήρωσε το Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) στο BPP University και είναι μέλος του Honourable Society of the Middle Temple. Απο το 2018 είναι μέλος του Παγκύριου Δικηγορικού Συλλόγου και ασκεί την μάχιμη δικηγορία απο τότε. Ο Μάριος ειδικεύεται κυρίος σε θέματα ακίνητης ιδιοκτησίας, κατασκευαστικού δικαίου και τραπεζικού δικαίου. Από το 2020 είναι εγκεκριμένος διαμεσολαβητής από το Υπουργείο Δικαιοσύνης.
Thanos is a lawyer, he works in a law firm and has been a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2016. He is a graduate of the University of Leicester (LL. B Hons) and a holder of an LL.M degree in International Commercial Law from the same University. He specializes in company law, commercial law, contract law, civil law, and real estate law. He handles commercial and corporate disputes between shareholders, contracts, banking law and real estate. He is a certified mediator registered at the Ministry of Justice.
Emilios holds of a BSc Economics degree from the University of Reading. He is a chartered accountant (Association of Chartered Accountants) and an approved Business Finance Professional with 3 years of experience in providing corporate audit, internal audit, and consulting services. Among other things, he has attended seminars on data analysis and financial analysis of various organizations. He is also a co-founder of a startup company that specializes in data analytics.
Georgia is a lawyer and works for a law firm in Cyprus. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2017. She graduated from De Montford University of Leicester and obtained a master’s degree in Insurance Law from the University of Southampton. She practices litigation before the Cyprus Courts with a main focus in the areas of Civil, Criminal, Family Law and Real Estate Law and she also deals with the General Data Protection Regulation, providing advice for resolving disputes, legislation and regulations at both national and European level. In the context of her work, she deals with a wide range of cases, including insurance claims, car accidents, medical negligence, work accidents, labor disputes, contractual claims and debt collection. She is a certified mediator, registered at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Cyprus.
Natali is a Lawyer in Limassol. She holds an LLB and an LLM from the University of East London and in 2011 joined the Pancyprian Bar Association as a Lawyer. She specializes in commercial and corporate law, contracts and copyright, licensing, and compliance. Her mother tongue is Greek, and she is fluent in English.
Giannos is a Civil Engineer. He is the Director of the Federation of Cyprus Construction Contractors Associations, a Member of the General Council of the Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber and a Member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Association of Civil Engineers. He graduated from the Democritus University of Thrace and then completed his master's degree in Project Management at the University of Naples. As a design consultant he has worked in design offices and collaborated with construction authorities, in the preparation of static studies, project supervision and contract management.