N. Pirilides & Associates LLC announces that Antonia Argyrou has been promoted to Partner. Since joining our Firm in 2014, Antonia has proven to be a faithful and trustworthy individual, distinguished for both her professionalism and work ethic. She is an eager advocate and a notable practitioner, committed in delivering outstanding and successful results, always being sensitive to clients’ needs.
N. Pirilides & Associates LLC successfully and effectively represented and advised a Group of Companies (owners of one of the largest chain of Hotels in Cyprus & Greece) in one of the biggest, complex and long lasting series of court cases between the parties involved, before various courts of Cyprus, over a series of debts totalling around €288,000,000.00 and, inter alia, allegations of conspiracy and the consequent settlement of all pending litigation.
Our Firm has been successful in the context of a criminal private prosecution, for the serious offences of fraud, misrepresentation and conspiracy to defraud, before the District Court of Limassol which earlier this month found guilty the director and shareholder of several real estate development companies which were part of a joint venture, concerning an infrastructure project in Limassol.
Our Firm has recently handled a high-profile and high-value transaction for a group of companies, namely Bioland Holdings, which is going to operate an 80 million worth modern plant, generating energy through the innovative process of pyrolysis.
The President Judge of the District Court of Larnaca quashed an interim order issued ex-parte in a case based on an alleged trespass to a piece of land (on which the alleged trespassers/defendants operate one of the biggest play centres in Cyprus).
We are pleased to announce that our Savvas Theofanous has been licensed and registered as a Mediator for civil, family and commercial disputes, having successfully completed the 40-hour Mediation Training Programme organised by the Cyprus Consumer Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution.
We are pleased to announce that our Senior Associate Antonia Argyrou is 1 out of the 10 successful candidates in the latest Insolvency Practitioners’ Professional Competence examinations, organised by the Insolvency Service of the Department of the Registrar of Companies and Official Receiver of Cyprus.
We have been recognized by the Legal 500 rankings in the practice area of dispute resolution in Cyprus. This independent, impartial and international recognition is another testament to our longstanding experience, in local and cross-border disputes, spanning over 40 years.
Kyriakos Karatsis in the Reform & Civil Procedures and Family Law Committees, Antonia Argyrou in the Company, Tax Planning & Stock Exchange Committee, Tefkros Chacholiadis and Savvas Theofanous in the Mediation & Arbitration Committee. We wish them every success.
In an effort to be of some help to the victims of the Lebanese explosion, the management of Pirilides and Multilysis donated food supplies, which were couriered to Beirut mid-August. We are sincerely emotionally affected by this sad event and send our prayers their way.
Kyriakos Karatsis is the firm’s newly appointed partner. Kyriakos is an experienced litigator and is highly involved in complex court litigation, representing numerous clients in a range of civil, corporate and commercial disputes.