Eleni Drakou

Senior Associate

Στοιχεία επικοινωνίας

+357 25 363685 eleni.drakou@kyprianou.com Michael Kyprianou House Γλάδστωνος 116 3032 Λεμεσός , Κύπρος Σύνδεση στο LinkedIn

Γλώσσες ομιλίας

  • Αγγλικά
  • Ελληνικά

Eleni is a member of the Real Estate and Immigration team, and assists international and local clients with their real estate matters in Cyprus.

Her practice focuses on strategic planning for business growth in Cyprus and abroad. She focuses on property purchase of new and resale properties and her clients include corporations as well as individual investors. She often represents clients in real estate transactions and joint ventures for the sale, rental and construction of residential and commercial properties. She has acted for clients who have invested in large scale projects in Cyprus as well as for clients who have acquired landmark properties. Eleni regularly advises clients on their immigration matters as well. In addition, Eleni has a growing private client practice, where she advises clients on estate planning, banking, taxation and corporate matters.

She has been awarded the Corporate Live Wire’s 2016 and 2017 Global Awards, in the field of Immigration Law.

She is a member of the Investment Migration Council (IMC) and an affiliated member of STEP.

Eleni is a Senior Associate, based in our Limassol office.

Ειδίκευση τομέα πρακτικής

Διαπιστευτήρια

  • Εκπαίδευση LLB, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (2010) MA, University of Wolverhampton, UK (2014)
  • Επαγγελματικές συνδρομές Cyprus Bar AssociationNicosia Bar AssociationEuropean organization "Just One"Investment Migration Council (IMC) and an affiliated member of STEP.
  • Καριέρα Senior Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC (since 2019)Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC (since 2013)Legal Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cyprus (2012)Lawyer, Spyros- Elena Arotis Law Firm (2012)Legal Trainee, Law Office of the Republic of Cyprus (2010-2011)
  • Εύσημα Eleni has been selected as the Most Influential Woman in Immovable Property Law 2019 - CyprusShe has been selected as the Investment Solicitor of the Year for Cyprus by the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2018. She has been awarded with the Corporate LiveWire's 2016 and 2017 Global Awards, in the field of Immigration Law.

Εμπειρία

  • Advised and represented investors and their family members to successfully obtain the Cypriot citizenship in accordance with the Cyprus Investment Program.

  • Advised and represented individuals and their family members to successfully obtain the Cyprus Permanent Residence Permit on a fast-track procedure.

  • Advised and represented a Chinese company to enter into and implement a Joint Venture with a Cyprus company for the development and construction of a building complex in Cyprus.

  • Advised and represented a high-net-worth-individual to invest in a large-scale project in Limassol, Cyprus.

  • Acted for individuals to acquire residential units in Cyprus. Provided conveyancing services to the clients including the purchase of the properties, representation before the relevant Tax Authorities, VAT Authorities, Land Registry and District Office, and assisted with all the matters until the issuance of the title deeds.