A&S law firm has an active civil litigation practice, covering the full spectrum of conflicts and legal issues. We handle all aspects of litigation work, from the initial filing of a summons to the ultimate trying of the case or the filing/defending an appeal, and all the applications and preparation required at the interim stage.
Cases with an international element frequently involve a multiplicity of proceedings progressing simultaneously before Courts, Tribunals, government agencies in different countries. Efficiently managing such disputes requires a legal team that has a broad understanding and experience in handling litigation in different jurisdictions, appreciating the aspects of International or EU Law that have an impact on the case whilst at the same time utilizing local teams of lawyers who have a global perspective.
Our firm has actively coordinated judicial and extrajudicial action with teams of lawyers from İstanbul, Ankara, Frankfurt, Berlin, Amsterdam, London, Paris, Hong-Kong, New York, Geneva, Israel, Bucharest, Kiev, Athens, BVI, Dominican Republic, Dubai in the context of cases relating to commercial litigation, money laundering, commercial fraud, international libel claims, raider attacks, asset freezing and tracing, Interpol matters, extradition, mergers and acquisition of assets with the relevant sums ranging from a few million USD/EUR/GBP to several billion.
We provide a full spectrum of corporate & fiduciary services ranging from the incorporation of a Cypriot company, or an offshore company from jurisdictions such as Belize, BVI, Bahamas and others, tax and trust planning and nominee services.
We facilitate the planning for the creation of business structures, transfer of assets or property abroad or bringing assets to Cyprus, finance or commercial trade, and all the other aspects of corporate planning.
A&SLaw Firm maintains an outstanding reputation throughout the region for advising individuals with regard to issues of wills, wealth protection, estate administration and probate. Our highly experienced team, headed by the Managing Partner of the firm, provides expert advice on Cyprus law related to wills, probate and estate administration. Our services for private individuals include preparation of wills and filing with the Court’s Registry, probate, administration, trusts, asset protection and international estate administration.
Wills are very important documents, requiring careful consideration and clear drafting. Every individual should take advice and instruct a professional to prepare a will, in order to ensure that their property and affairs are dealt with in the way that they want. Our team provides comprehensive advice on all aspects of inheritance, including beneficiaries, administration and tax.
Probate and estate administration work is often a complex and difficult experience, especially for people who do not reside in Cyprus. We will be pleased to assist you at any stage through the complicated area of administering the estate and reduce the pressures and worries of being an executor or administrator. Our team undertakes to deal comprehensively with the process of administering an estate. This includes establishing the personal representatives’ right to deal with the estate (also known as “Grant of Probate” or “Grant of letters of administration), dealing with the administration of the estate, winding up the estate, settling applicable taxes and distributing the property to the beneficiaries. Throughout this process, we take on most of the administrative work, provide advice and implement the key decisions of the beneficiaries, e.g. when to distribute and how much and whether to distribute assets instead of cash. At the end of the administration, financial accounts of the Administration are prepared and deposited in Court.
We also have expertise in dealing with re-seals of foreign Grants. We are also able to obtain Grants for Cyprus assets for cases in which the deceased lived and was domiciled abroad.
The Law firm of Elena Myrianthous & Co. LLc offers advice and legal representation on a broad global spectrum of family law related issues such as divorce and maintenance, adoption and other matters relating to the welfare of children, division of family property following divorce etc.
· Maintenance of children;
· Maintenance of spouse;
· Custody of children;
· Family property;
· Use of family residence;
· Protective measures;
Furthermore, our team has vast experience acting on behalf of both individuals and companies accused of, or being investigated for, fraud. We have excellent knowledge in business crime and our Lawyers are instructed in the whole range of fraud cases as well as money laundering cases.