Elias Neocleous & Co LLC, the leading Cyprus law firm, has promoted three lawyers to partnership, in the Limassol, Nicosia and Paphos offices. Demetris Roti, a specialist in corporate and commercial law, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and banking and finance, has become a partner in the firm’s Limassol head office. Andrea Kallis Parparinou, who specialises in employment law, corporate law, cross-border trading and investment and financial services, and Christia Middleton, a specialist in healthcare law, contract law, tort law, civil law, criminal law, family law, human rights, and IVF law, including surrogacy arrangements, have become partners in the Nicosia and Paphos offices respectively.
In addition, Dimitris Papoutsis, a specialist in capital markets and financial services regulation, Christiana Pyrkotou, a dispute resolution specialist, and Ramona Livera, who specialises in intellectual property law and competition, have been promoted to senior associate.
All the promotions took effect on 1 June 2017.
Elias Neocleous, chairman of the firm, commented, “The promotions demonstrate our commitment to recruiting the best people and investing in their professional development. The new partners and senior associates have expertise in rapidly-developing areas of the law which are becoming increasingly important to clients. Just as importantly, they all share our commitment to working together to provide clients with the best, business-oriented advice and the highest standards of client service and responsiveness. I should like to congratulate everyone concerned and I look forward to working alongside them as they continue to progress in their careers.”