Expertise in banking, corporate and commercial law. High quality legal services with integrity, professionalism and respect towards the clients, fellow lawyers and the law.
Stelios Americanos & Co LLC is a full services law firm with headquarters based in Nicosia, Cyprus and a branch in Athens, Greece. It specialises in corporate, commercial and banking law, focusing mainly on trans-boundary banking financing, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, it provides services and consults on areas involving administrative and public law, energy - natural resources, property and construction work , BOT / PFI, competition law, public procurement and tenders and tax services. Stelios Americanos & Co LLC has strong legal experience in the areas of civil, public and administrative law. It advises clients on banking and financial disputes, registration and execution of judgements and arbitral awards and ensures intermediate remedies and all kinds of interim orders regarding disputes between shareholders, creditors, enforcement of charges and fraud cases. Furthermore, members of the law firm represent clients in arbitration cases or undertake arbitration proceedings. The firm assembled a dynamic reliable legal team working effectively and efficiently with cutting edge technology, establishing, thus, an enviable reputation for its effectiveness and competency. Today, the law firm Stelios Americanos & Co LLC is considered one of the leading law firms in Cyprus in the areas of its specialty. The team works hard based on the belief that the clients’ success determines the law firm’s as well.
Based on that, the firm’s members are constantly striving to ensure both, by collaborating with the clients to achieve predetermined goals. The law firm always seeks to build exceptional working relationships between the clients and the team. Therefore, the firm is always aiming to develop a deeper understanding and knowledge of the clients’ businesses, provide commercially astute and innovative consultation aiming at creating optimal business results for the clients. The firm’s clients are guaranteed continuous and tailored-made support combined with a positive and constructive approach and an ability to solve complex legal and tax problems in a business oriented mentality. It seeks to build exceptional working relationships with clients. Stelios Americanos & Co LLC provides its services to governmental and semi-governmental organisations, major international financial-banking institutions, public companies quoted in the Cyprus Stock Exchange or the AIM and multinational corporations, in matters related to international finance, and securitization, complex cross-border transactions including mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and litigation before court or arbitral bodies. As far as the international practice is concerned, the firm has an impressive list of international clientele that includes major financial-banking institutions, investment funds, leading international law firms, multinational corporations and individuals of high financial standing. An indicative list of its local and international clients includes: EBRD, Abris, Adama, Alfa Bank Ukraine, Oil Company Alliance, Amsterdam Trade Bank, Arricano Commercial Real Estate, Bank of Moscow, Bank Saint Petersburg, China Development Bank, Contel, Credit Europe Bank, Deutsche Bank, Eurasian Development Bank, GeoProMining, Heitman Real Estate Investment Management Firm, Immofinanz Group, Infinity Augmented Reality, ING, IFC World Bank Group, Magnous Group, MEKOROT Israel National Water Co., NORDEA, Raiffeisen Bank, Rutgers, Timan Oil & Gas, Sberbank, Tashir, Bank Austria Member of UniCredit, VTB, XXI Century, Bank of Cyprus, Hellenic Bank, Talos, Qatar Airways, Eurobank, Piraeus Bank.
Stelios Americanos & Co LLC has created close and long-lasting relationships with reputable legal and consulting firms overseas and is, thus, able to assist clients with any aspect of their crossborder transactions and needs. The firm is a member of several professional associations including: International Bar Association, Cyprus Bar Association, ITPA (International Tax Planning Association) and STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners). The members of the firm are very active in various professional associations and participate as speakers in international conferences and seminars while regularly publishing articles and opinion pieces in a variety of matters related to Cyprus Law.
Recently the law firm, despite the difficult economic conditions the whole country is facing, has moved to new office premises, which was a natural consequence to the firm’s continuous expansion. The law firm’s mission is to provide high quality legal services with integrity, professionalism and respect towards the clients, fellow lawyers and the law. The firm’s communication languages are Greek, English, Russian, Ukrainian, Spanish, Hebrew, Chinese and Arabic.
12, Demostheni Severi Av., Office 601, 6th Floor 1080 Nicosia, Cyprus
Tel: (+357) 22 465 500
Fax: (+357) 22 338 500