Tonia Antoniou


Contact details

+357 25 363685 Michael Kyprianou House 116 Gladstonos Street 3032 Limassol, Cyprus Connect on LinkedIn

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Tonia concentrates on banking and finance law by representing international corporations and financial institutions since 2002. Often instructed by Magic Circle firms and acts for international banks in relation to finance transactions and security agreements, she is frequently involved in ship and aviation finance, corporate and company law including reorganisations and M&A and regulated markets law.

She heads the Banking & Finance Department and the Corporate Department of the Limassol office.


  • Education LLB, University of Essex, UK (2000)LLM Commercial Law, University of Bristol, UK (2001)
  • Professional memberships Member of the Cyprus Bar AssociationMember of the Limassol Bar AssociationMember of the International Tax Planning Association (ITPA)Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Career progression Partner, Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC (since 2007)Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC (2002-2006)Legal Consultant, Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC (2001-2002)
  • Accolades Tonia has achieved the first tier in the 2016 Chambers Europe guide in the field of Banking and Finance. She is also recommended in 2016 Chambers Global guide as a "Leader in her Field". Likewise, she is recommended in 2016 Legal 500 guide as a specialist in her field. Moreover, Tonia has been included in the Top 100 Future List 2017 of the City Wealth Leaders List


  • Tonia advised an international bank in relation to credit facilities for an international oil and gas service company valued at USD150million.

  • Tonia advised the purchaser in the financing for the acquisition of a consumer electronics retail business in Russia valued in excess of USD 500million.

  • Tonia advised the lenders in a multi-million-dollar financing for the acquisition of an international mining business.

  • Tonia advised the lenders in connection with a multi-million-dollar project financing in the energy sector.