Commercial Arbitration and Tax (Law) in Cyprus
12, Demostheni Severi Av.,, Office 601, 6th Floor, Nicosia, 1080
Stelios Americanos & Co LLC is a full services commercial law firm with its headquarters in Nicosia, Cyprus and a branch in Athens, Greece specializing in corporate and commercial law, banking finance, litigation and tax-financial advisory.
The firm is providing its services to governmental and semi-governmental organizations, major financial-banking institutions, public companies quoted in the Cyprus Stock Exchange or the AIM and multinational corporations, in high profile asset finance, project finance and securitization and on complex cross-border transactions including mergers & acquisitions, restructuring and litigation.
The firm assembled a dynamic multilingual team working with cutting edge technology, quickly established an enviable reputation for efficient and competent service and has become a leading niche firm for corporate work.
The firm’s clients are guaranteed continuous and tailored support combined with a positive and constructive approach and an ability to solve complex legal and tax problems in a business oriented mentality. We seek to build exceptional working relationships with our clients. By doing so, we are able to develop a deeper understanding of our clients’ businesses, provide commercially astute, innovative advice and create better business outcomes for our clients.
As far as 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 high net worth individuals.
The firm has world-wide contacts with reputable legal and advisory practices and is able to assist clients with all aspects of their cross-border transactions.
Members of the firm are very active in various professional associations and take part as speakers in international conferences and seminars while regularly publishing articles and contributions in a variety of matters related to Cyprus Law.
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).Show more +
Areas of Expertise:
- Company and Commercial Law
- Banking and Finance
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Commercial litigation
- Athens University (Degree in Law )
- Cyprus Bar Association
- International Bar Association
- International Tax Planning Association
- Centre for International Legal Studies
Mr. Americanos is the managing partner of the firm, in charge of the Corporate and Commercial department, heads a team of lawyers with specializations in corporate law, M&A, tax, banking finance.
He has extensive experience in the set up and completion of complex joint-ventures and cross-border structures through the use of Cyprus vehicles and advises regularly on Corporate, M&A and Banking & Finance issues.
Mr. Americanos has contributed a number of articles on legal developments in professional journals and has participated in conferences and seminars including delivery of papers and lectures.
He is the director of a number of private and public companies and the Political Coordinator, of the newly established political movement of “Simaxia Politon”.
Mr. Americanos served as a Member of the Board of Directors of CYTA, the country’s national telecommunication authority for six years appointed by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus.