Natural Persons in Charge of ADR

Mediation, Conciliation, Arbitration

NATURAL PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Evripides Hadjinestoros Lawyer
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.
Dr. Christiana Markou Lawyer
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 Antoniou Lawyer
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 Koni Lawyer
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.
Mikaela Koni Lawyer
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 Christofides Lawyer
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 Petsa Lawyer
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 Antoniou Accountant
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 Andreou Lawyer
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.
George Antoniades Lawyer
George is a Lawyer. He is a U.K. University graduate and since 2010, is a licensed advocate by the Cyprus Bar Association. George is employed at a law firm in Cyprus and is knowledgeable on banking matters as well as matters regarding the provision of services.
Nataly Papandreou Lawyer
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.
Anastasis Anastasiou Lawyer
Anastasis is a Lawyer and a U.K. University graduate and holder of an LL.M from the University of Edinburgh. Anastasis teaches at the European University Cyprus and is a managing director of a law firm.
Michael Hadjinestoros Lawyer
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 Charalambous Lawyer
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.
Dr. Tasos Hovardas
Dr. Hovardas holds a doctorate in environmental training. He has authored approximately 32 articles in international scientific journals as well as an author of chapters in books. He teaches and has taught in the University of Cyprus and the University of Thessalia.
Maria Skarpari Lawyer
Maria is a Lawyer. She is a graduate of the Aristoteleio University of Thessaloniki. Maria is mainly involved with commercial and banking law. Maria handles Court cases and has represented clients in the Cyprus District Courts as well as the High Court since 1993.
Andros Karagiannis
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.
Theo Demetriou Lawyer
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 Kleopa Lawyer
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 Neofytou Lawyer
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 Stylianou Lawyer
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 Karnos Lawyer
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 Charalambous
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 Tzioni Lawyer
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 Drakos
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 M.Damianou Lawyer
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 Heracleous Lawyer
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 Pissarides
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 Demetriades Lawyer
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.
Miltiadis Vasileiou Lawyer
Miltiadis studied Law at the European University Cyprus where he graduated in June 2020. After that he started practicing Law. His native language is Greek but also speaks English.
Kyriaki B . Hitaridou Lawyer
Kyriaki is a lawyer-legal advisor. She has graduated from the Law School of the Kapodistrian University of Athens. She holds a Masters degree in International and European Economic Law. She speaks Greek, English and Russian.
Anastasia Aivaliotou Lawyer
Anastasia is a law graduate of the European University of Cyprus, in the field of Greek Law with an overall grade "Excellent". She has very good knowledge of the English, French and Italian languages.
Irini Emmanuela Tachtatzi Lawyer
Irene is a graduate of the Law School of the University of Nicosia.
Doria Varoshiotou Lawyer
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.
Yannis Karamanolis Lawyer
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.
Lenia Youselli Lawyer
Lenia is a lawyer who graduated from the Democritus University of Thrace (Komotini). She has been a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2006. She is an active lawyer with extensive experience in appearing and in hearings before all Courts as well as out of court cases.
Andreas Karamanolis Lawyer
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 Kourtellou Lawyer
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 Makrides Lawyer
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.
George Hadjinicolaou Lawyer
George is a lawyer and a member of the Cyprus Bar Association since 2018. He studies law (LLB) at the University of Essex (2013-2016) and he obtained an LPC with LLM in Professional Legal Practice from the University of Bristol.
Christos Georgiou Lawyer
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 Eleftheriou Lawyer
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.
Galatia Hadjiperikleous Clinical Psychologist
Galatia is a Clinical Psychologist. She works privately and provides psycho therapeutic services to people of all ages, as well as to couples and families.
Angela Zachariou Clinical Psychologist
Angela is a clinical Psychologist and she works for an NGO in health services. Through her work she deals with the development and improvement of communication skills on an individual and family level with people of all ages.
Phaedra Exadaktylou Lawyer
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).
Panagiotis Adamou Lawyer
Panayiotis has graduated from the European University of Cyprus in 2017. Since 2018 he is a practicing lawyer and member of the Cyprus Bar Association. He works at a law firm dealing mainly with court cases.
George Kanaris Lawyer
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 Petrou Lawyer
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 Papadopoulos
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 Lawyer
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.
Myrsini Kloutsinioti Lawyer
Myrsini is a holder of a law degree from the University of Nicosia. She is also a holder of a degree in Political Sciences (Universite a Paris 13) and of the following diplomas: Proficiency (Michigan), DAIF C1 and IC3 (Microsoft).
Mikaella Hadjieftyhymiou Lawyer
Mikaella has studied law at the University of Nicosia and she is also a holder of a Master's degree in International Business Law from Cardiff Metropolitan University. She is a practicing lawyer since 2014.
Panagiotis Georgiou Lawyer
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.
Christiana Charalambous Lawyer
Christiana Charalambous is a graduate of the European University of Cyprus, Law School.
Lana A. Al Taher Lawyer
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 Kelepeshi Lawyer
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 Hadjiafxenti Lawyer
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 K. Ambiza Lawyer
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 Evangelou Lawyer
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.
Antigoni Markou Christofi Lawyer
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 Lavithi Lawyer
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 Michaelides Banking Consultant
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 Kolani Public.Relations.&.Political.Sciences
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 Vassiliou Lawyer.Insolvency.Practitioner
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.
Sotos Skinitis Solicitor
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 Tsolaki Lawyer
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 Fidogianni Lawyer
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 Historian
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 Stamatina Constantinidou Lawyer
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 Stylianou Lawyer
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 Pantazi Lawyer
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 Prokopiou Lawyer
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 Michaelidi Papaiakovou Legal Advisor
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 Andonikou Banker
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 Savva Banker
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.
Andreas Hadjiyiannis Former Banker
Andreas is a former banker with 25 years of experience. He is an expert in negotiation/mediation regarding bank cases. He is independent, objective and trustworthy and respects the confidentiality of the Mediation's procedure.
Pieros Zapounis Lawyer
Pieros is an active lawyer based in Larnaka, and a member of the Cyprus Bar Associaton offering legal services to the whole of Cyprus. His fields of expertise are Criminal Law, Commercial Law, Banking Law and Civil Law. As a Mediator he acts in civil and commercial disputes.
Evangelia Adamou Lawyer
Evangelia is a Lawyer. She graduated in 2018 from the University of Huddersfield where she acquired an LLB Law Degree. In 2019, she obtained an LLM Law Degree in International Law at the University of Leeds. She is a native Greek speaker and is also fluent in English.
Alexandra Economou Lawyer
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.
Sotiris Iosif Student
Sotiris is 23 years old. He is a graduate of Law from the Swansea University. He is currently enrolled as a postgraduate student at Intellectual Property and Commercial Practice degree.
Eleni Mathikoloni Lawyer
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 Christodoulou Lawyer
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 Louka Criminologist
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 Nikolaides Lawyer
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 Tsingi Lawyer
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.
Leda Liasidou Lawyer
Leda is a holder of a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) - University of Portsmouth 2014-2017 Admitted to the Cybar -2018 Main areas of practice - Civil Litigation, Immigration Law, Family Law.
Georgia Yerolemou Lawyer
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.
Stelios Alvanis Lawyer
Anthoula Tsangaridou Lawyer