Since 2012, L Papaphilippou & Co LLC has created a boutique China Desk comprised of experienced lawyers and Chinese speaking personnel in order to ensure first class services and results to Chinese companies and individuals. Our mission is to deliver both pragmatic and immediate legal services of the highest caliber to any interested person originated from China while overcoming possible language and cultural barriers.
Our China Desk has a proven reputation in the immigration and real estate fields for securing and delivering Cyprus (EU) passports/citizenship and other immigration permits to Chinese clients and their dependants and advising on the benefits and risks in relation to the ownership of immovable property in Cyprus.
We advise investment conglomerates and represent undertakings from China, deliver cross-border legal and wealth management solutions, as well as coordinate international business structure, trusts and private banking matters for our Chinese clients. We also provide company and corporate services for beneficial interests originated and based in China through special purpose vehicles and asset protection structures in Cyprus.
In addition, we represent Chinese clients in legal actions before the Courts of Republic of Cyprus.
Our China Desk has a proven interest and presence in the Chinese market, complimented further by our continuous participation and delivery of presentations in renowned conferences, fairs and summits organised in China. We build strong foundations with, and constantly supporting by way of membership, public and private organisations, including the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the Republic of Cyprus, the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Beijing, the Confucius Institute of Cyprus, the Cyprus-China Business Association, the China-Cyprus Economic and Cultural Exchange Association etc.
As a recognition of the dedicated efforts and combined achievements of our China Desk, we have been awarded for second consecutive year with the prestigious award “Cyprus-Cross Border Advisory Firm of the Year for Cyprus-China 2017”- ACQ Law Awards, as well as with a plethora of other international awards.
We encourage and invite any interested person to contact directly our Head of China Desk in Chinese or English language to find further information about our services, activities, and achievements.