Firm profile submitted by Ioannides Demetriou LLC
Managing Director: Pambos Ioannides
Directors: Andrew Demetriou, Christina Ioannidou, Christos Frakalas, Nayia Morphi
Number of lawyers: 25
Languages: English, German, Greek, Turkish
Cyprus Bar Association, Commonwealth Lawyers Association, IBA, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, World e-Business Law Report (Panel Members), Roster of UN Centre on Transnational Corporations (Panel Members), STEP, International Fiscal Association, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus. International Networks: Terralex, Meritas, Legalink, Energy Law Group
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC is a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Nicosia and Limassol. The firm has a dynamic team dedicated to working for the fulfillment of the firm’s mission which is to be the first option that clients can turn to and trust to deliver sound and timely advice at a reasonable cost and always in accordance with the highest ethical standards.
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC is in a position to meet and exceed the expectations and demands placed upon it by the firm’s enviable client base which includes, amongst others, ministries, foreign governments and foreign government departments, international and local banks, public bodies, semi-governmental organisations, public and private foundations, universities, international and local contractors and consultants, major international and local commercial enterprises, concession holders spanning all areas of commercial activity.
The firm’s lawyers have acted as advocates in Cyprus’ most high value and complex court cases and as legal advisers in some of Cyprus’ biggest financial transactions.
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC have extensive expertise in all key sectors of the legal services market and lawyers who are highly respected by both the local and the international community.
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC are the longest standing ISO certified law firm in Cyprus, holding the ISO 9001:2008 Standard for advocacy, legal advisors and legal consultancy in all fields of the legal profession. They also ensure the continuing development of their professional staff through adherence to the Investors in People (IIP) Standard.
The above standards are central to the provision of high quality, responsive and client focused services to its clients.
The firm provides legal and advisory services to both public and private sector clients in the fields of corporate law, banking, insurance, financing, mergers/acquisitions, taxation, energy, construction, competition, shipping, aviation law, litigation, ADR, BOT/PFI. Additionally the firm’s prominent position and high level of contacts built through the excellent reputation and expertise of its partners enables it to provide invaluable assistance in the fields of public and government affairs and government relations.
The firm’s civil and administrative law litigation lawyers provide the full range of civil and public/ administrative law litigation services. The litigation team is renowned for its expertise in the fields of both international and local commercial litigation, including banking, financial disputes and public and administrative law recourses before the courts of Cyprus and administrative organs such as tender review authorities and competition tribunals and the full range of arbitration and ADR services. The firm has been involved in many of the largest civil litigation suits heard in Cyprus and regularly represents foreign governments and private clients before the courts of Cyprus. In addition the firm has wide experience in ICC and other international arbitral procedures.
Contact: Pambos Ioannides, Andrew Demetriou, Christos Frakalas
Commercial & Corporate Law:
The firm provides the full range of commercial law services to local and international businesses in all aspects of their activities ranging from establishment, structuring and advice on a daily basis in commercial transactions. The firm’s corporate lawyers handle among other, corporate mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance agreements, corporate reorganisations and restructuring, corporate investigations, international corporate transactions, legal due diligence, stock exchange listings and public offers. Additionally and in close association with its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nobel Trust Ltd, the firm provides corporate fiduciary services including the incorporation and management of companies registered in Cyprus or abroad, banking and administration services, escrow services, bookkeeping services and formation of trust, investment funds and other commercial business vehicles and structures.
Contact: Pambos Ioannides, Christina Ioannidou
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC is the clear leader in the area of energy. As well as advising the Electricity Authority of Cyprus, it also advises the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on its hydrocarbon exploration and extraction activities and has worked on a number of renewable energy projects in Cyprus.
Contact: Andrew Demetriou
The firm’s tax professionals provide tax advisory services to both local and international clients in the areas of corporate and personal taxation, asset and wealth management, international tax and estate planning and Value Added Tax. In addition, they can assist with the provision of tax opinions, tax rulings, representations at the tax office as well as tax disputes and litigation in co-operation with our litigation department.
Contact: Nayia Morphi
Fiduciary & Corporate Services:
IOANNIDES DEMETRIOU LLC, through their subsidiary NOBEL TRUST LIMITED, which is registered with and entrusted by the Cyprus Securities Authority (CySec), market leading corporate administration and fiduciary services through highly qualified and experienced corporate administrators and accountants.
Contact: Nayia Morphi
- The City House, 17-19 Themistokli Dervi Street, ,
- Nicosia District
- Tel +357 22 022999
- Fax +357 22 022900
- Email : [email protected]
- Website : www.idlaw.com.cy