Lambros Soteriou

Partner

Contact details

+357.22.44.77.77 or +357.25.36.36.85 lambros.soteriou@kyprianou.com Michael Kyprianou House 116 Gladstonos Street 3032 Limassol, Cyprus

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Lambros Soteriou is a partner at Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC law firm. He is the Head of the Corporate Department at the firm's Nicosia and Limassol offices.

Lambros has wide-ranging company and commercial experience, especially in corporate restructuring, taxation and finance. He also specialises in immigration law and immovable property. The majority of his clientele comes from overseas.

Lambros has more than ten years' experience in giving advice to corporate entities, investors and financial institutions in relation to inbound and outbound investments. His recent portfolio includes transactions in the real estate, financial services, energy, infrastructure and transport sectors.

Credentials

  • Education LLB (Hons), University of Warwick, UK (2003) Barrister-at-Law, of The Middle Temple, UK (2004)LLM, University College London (UCL), UK (2005)
  • Professional memberships Member of the Cyprus Bar AssociationMember of the Cyprus Petroleum Storage Company Limited
  • Career progression Partner, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC (since 2007)Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC (2005-2007)
  • Accolades Lambros is highly recommended by the independent international law directory 'The Legal 500' for his practice in tax law, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions and maritime and admiralty.Likewise, according to the independent international law directory Chambers & Partners he "devotes his time to the client and instills confidence." He is further praised as a lawyer that "understands the business world and is very commercially minded".

Experience

  • Provided legal advice to a major Cyprus shipping company in relation to its tax structure and reorganization. The firm has also been requested to provide legal advice in relation to its group's restructuring along with advice from a Cyprus tax perspective.

  • Lambros Soteriou along with the firm's corporate advocates is continuously being instructed and acts as one of the leading law firms in relation to capital markets and corporate law and governance. He advises both on regulatory and corporate matters to the likes of a number of Cyprus Investment Firms, which have an international technological base, including amongst others: SAXO BANK, XTRADE, SPOTOPTION, LEVERATE FINANCIAL SERFVICES, RELIANTCO and many more.

  • Involved in the legal due diligence for a project for the purpose of a takeover of a Cyprus property valued at more than 10,000,000 Euros by a Chinese investment fund. The project is ongoing and the review involves legal and tax matters.