IFLR, the “Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms”, provides tiered rankings of the leading financial and corporate law firms for different regions, markets and practice areas, accompanied by analysis of the market trends and the business environment following a rigorous, independent research involving clients, cases and track record. We are delighted to announce that our firm has been recognised by IFLR1000 as one of the leading firms in Cyprus (amongst other sixteen) in the financial and corporate sector and we are particularly pleased that our efforts are recognised. We are also thrilled with the recognition of Alexis Erotocritou as a leading banking lawyer in Cyprus.
Some of our clients/referees comments as part of the research process (the below is an extract from IFLR website) include the following:
A corporate client says: “Lawyers of the firm were very knowledgeable and accessible, the advice received was very well thought out.”
A finance and restructuring client says: “We are impressed by the quality of service. It is a real boutique firm and an exception in the Cyprus market where everyone does everything. It is welcome to see specialised people who maintain niche expertise and are extremely reliable.”
A bank client says: “A G Erotocritou is a boutique law firm, they have personal approach and understand clients' needs perfectly, together with this they have enough manpower to allocate to work on large scale and complex transactions. They show perfect industry awareness together with perfect commercial understanding. We have instructed the firm on various corporate and financial deals over the past two years and they always keep the highest standard and perform above the expectations. This is also due to the financial and corporate partner of the firm Alexis Erotocritou who excellently manages the team and always personally involved.”
“There is further praise for Erotocritou: “Outstanding. One of the best lawyers we have ever worked with. He has deep knowledge of the industry and gives attention to details,” says one client, while another adds: “Alexis is a top transactional lawyer, very attentive to detail and has impressive understanding of both legal and commercial sides of financial and corporate transactions. Given his knowledge, he is also great at in team-management and allocation, which allows us, as a client, to see all the lawyers of the team to work on facets they are strongest at.”
During the research period the firm has advised a number of high net worth individuals on their investments into Cyprus; acted for Halliburton, Lavar Shipping and RPT Group on the development of an energy project; and advised Bank of Saint Petersburg on a loan matter.”