We are very proud to have been ranked in all 4 chosen areas of expertise and to have a record 7 recommended lawyers and consultants, in the newly released 2019 edition of Legal 500 EMEA.
AGP maintains strong rankings for 7th consecutive year in Legal 500 EMEA as one of the top Law Firms in Cyprus in the areas of Dispute Resolution, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Tax, and Banking and Finance Law.
We would like to take this opportunity and thank our clients and partners for motivating us to continue being the best.
We have been ranked in the following areas:
Dispute Resolution – AGP is ranked as tier 2 leading firm in Cyprus, with an impressive success rate and colourful comments. As per Legal 500 ‘AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC has a strong team that handles all areas of litigation. Recent work includes defending an accountancy firm in the UK that has been appointed as trustees in the bankruptcy of the estate of a Russian citizen against an action filed by her husband’s trustees. Angelos Paphitis and senior associates Marilyn Terpsopoulou and Niki Liassides are the key figures.’
Commercial, Corporate and M&A – with a list of international clients that keeps getting bigger and bigger, AGP ranked tier 3 for commercial, corporate and M&A, an area that requires extreme attention to detail, speed, and flawless knowledge of local and international commercial and corporate law. As per Legal 500 ‘AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC acts for the entire international group of Forbes & Manhattan Ukraine on various matters and Pocketbook is another significant client. Angelos Paphitis (‘it seems like nothing is impossible for him’) and Margarita Sofokleous (‘attentive and reliable’) are key names.’
Tax – in the competitive area of Tax, AGP is ranked as tier 3. Tax area practice is characterised by its complexity and the need for the professionals to be updated daily for the ever-changing matters of taxation in Cyprus, the EU and internationally.
‘AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC has ‘A highly professional team’. Angelos Paphitis ‘always tries to find solutions’ and Nicolas Patsalis is another key contact. The team works with a number of high-net-worth individuals and families and regularly works with Forbes & Manhattan (Ukraine) on various tax matters.’
Banking and Finance – in the areas of banking and finance AGP & Co’s ranking represents the hard work and great results achieved for its international clientele in the Financial Services industry. The ever-changing regulatory amendments demand an experienced team that can handle the workload and timely advise clients. Acting proactively and professionally, consulting its clients for the best strategy and solution is what earned AGP & Co this highly envied recognition.
‘AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC often represents clients before the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission and also advises foreign banks on large credit facilities. Clients include Forbes and Manhattan Ukraine LLC. Angelos Paphitis and George Paphitis are highly regarded.’
We would like to thank Legal500 for their consideration, our clients for choosing and trusting us, and of course, all the excellent Members of the AGP Team whose hard work, persistence and professionalism is what keeps earning us all these recognitions.
Mr. Angelos G. Paphitis, Managing Partner of AGP, congratulated personally all firm members for their hard work, persistence and excellent results and promised to them, to the clients and to business partners ‘more to come’.