news | 01 June 2013 | Patrikios Legal

Newsletter – June 2013: Rankings & Recommendations 2013

Rankings & Recommendations 2013 released by International Legal Directories for Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC

Legal 500

  • Dispute Resolution *TOP TIER* “Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC’s ‘excellent’ and ‘very creative’ dispute resolution team…”.
  • Corporate and M&A “Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC ‘provides excellent service and delivers required results’, and its lawyers are ‘real experts in Cypriot and international law’…. Practice head Stavros Pavlou and corporate finance partner Lia Iordanou Theodoulou are ‘excellent lawyers with deep and practical knowledge of complex transactions’”.
  • Banking & Finance“Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC provides comprehensive banking and finance advice… Stavros Pavlou is ‘an experienced lawyer with a very practical and business-oriented approach’, and Stella Louka Pavlou and Lia Iordanou Theodoulou are recommended for banking and corporate finance respectively”.
  • Tax “Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC’s tax practice complements the firm’s corporate and M&A work… Stavros Pavlou is recommended”.

Chambers & Partners Europe

  • Dispute Resolution *TOP TIER* “Efficient and very proactive, with a good understanding of the local legislation and procedures’ ‘Really excellent. Helpful, and quick to respond’ Stavros Pavlou is ‘no-nonsense, straight-talking, forthcoming, realistic, and honest about how long things will take and about the realities we face’ according to impressed market sources. Chrysostomos Nicolaou is ‘one of the best litigators in the market’ enthuse interviewees. He is noted for his responsiveness as well as his strategic, clear and concise advice”.
  • Corporate and M&A “The practice has experienced growth in restructuring, project finance and M&A work… Sources say ’They provided exactly what we needed’. Department head Stavros Pavlou is valued for his national and international experience, and his fast turnaround times. Sources highlight Lia Iordanou Theodoulou's corporate and finance expertise”.
  • Tax “The tax team at this firm often acts for an impressive international client roster on tax planning mandates… Stavros Pavlou impresses clients with his tax expertise”.


  • Financial & Corporate: “The firm makes its first appearance in the rankings this year following strong recommendations from peers. ‘The list would be incomplete without them’ says a partner”.

Tax Directors Handbook

  • Exceptional service’, with practice head Stavros Pavlou receiving plauditsfor his tax expertise”.

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