EUROPEAN STANDARDS IN LEGAL SERVICES
We are in both sides of Cyprus, England, Turkey and Dubai.
Corporate & Commercial Law
Our team of specialist corporate and commercial lawyers with international exposure is well equipped to serve the needs of local, EU and international businesses. A small part of our focus includes M&As, takeovers, minority shareholder cases, insolvency cases, banking and financial institution licencing, MiFID licencing, joint ventures, transfer of assets and businesses, capital raising among others.
Banking and Finance Law
We provide services to our clients in relation to financial transactions, project finance, acquisition finance, asset finance, guarantees, indemnities, loans and security, legal actions for dishonored cheques and general litigation. We also advice our clients on bank formation, banking regulations and transfers.
We're here to provide assistance on taxation levels, estate and inheritance tax and double taxation treaties. Our expertise in tax planning and international tax laws allows us to provide excellent structuring services for businesses regarding their multi-jurisdictional transactions, all with the aim of maximising their tax benefits.
Shipping and Maritime Law
Our team has broad experience in handling maritime disputes including but not limited to ship arrests, collisions, salvage, issues under the contract of carriage, bill of lading disputes, international sales contract disputes, cargo claims, shipbuilding and ship repair disputes and all forms of charter-party in North and South Cyprus and Turkey.
We advise institutions on ensuring that any proposed agreements, decisions or transactions will not be deemed as anti-competitive or in violation of the Competition Law 2009. Our team can also handle investigations by the Competition Board and subsequently initiate a lawsuit seeking rescission of the Board's final decision before the Supreme Administrative Court of North Cyprus if necessary.
Franchise and Distribution
We provide legal advice and representation to both franchisor and franchisee clients regarding the drafting and the review of franchise agreements, distribution agreements, confidentiality and non-compete agreements and other related documentation and ensure compliance with any local regulations and laws. We can also provide support with the protection of intellectual property and trademark and litigation.
Trade Marks & Intellectual Property
Our team provides trademark and patent consultancy for the registration and full protection of your intellectual rights in North and South Cyprus, EU, and other countries. We also represent our clients before Courts for breach or infringement of trademark and patent rights.
Employment and Immigration Law
Our team offers a full range of legal services related to employment law including drafting of employment contracts, recruitment advice, termination of employment and initiating legal actions for conflicts arising from employment relations. Our services in immigration law cover advising local and foreign clients on residency and work permits, citizenship and other immigration matters.